Ginkgo Biloba is reputed to help the maintenance of the brain's cognitive function as well as contributing to improved blood circulation. Together these can lead to enhanced brain performance and reaction, while also helping maintain memory with age.
Some people may call Gingko Biloba a "Superfood" but one thing that is sure is that this ancient Chinese herbal extract, one of the oldest medicinal herbs known to man, has been ascribed the attributes of a remarkable natural health product.
Ginkgo Biloba has been used as a herbal extract in China for thousands of years where it is reputed to boost energy and performance when taken over a long time, however recent research by University of Northumbria indicate that these improvements can be seen even after just a single dose.
Ginkgo is widely cultivated across Japan, China and Korea where the trees are noted for rarely suffering disease problems and are particularly hardy as exemplified by the fact that six Ginkgo tree in Hiroshima, Japan were one of the few living things to survive the atomic bomb in 1945 and are alive and thriving till today.
Today, the active ingredient of ginkgo biloba can be found in concentrated form in products like Holland and Barret's Ginkyo Bilbao Capsules which is the UK's leading brand of ginkgo biloba food supplements. The fresh green leaves of the Gingko Biloba tree are gathered in spring to create this beneficial supplement.
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- BBC Online : Herbal remedies 'boost brain power'
- U.s. National Library of Medicine : Ginkgo MedlinePlus
- Journal of the American Medical Association : Ginkgo biloba for preventing cognitive decline in older adults