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Kola Nut and it’s Health Benefits

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Cola Nut is a seed of a tall evergreen tree that grows in West Africa.Kola trees are also harvested in the West Indians, tropical areas of South America and in Asia. Each of the fruit by the tree contains several fleshy red or white Kola nut.

They are shaped like horse chestnut and usually one and Half Half to 2 inches across at the widest part. Kola nuts are used in making soft drink and medicines. They contain small amounts of stimulants caffeine and theobromine. Many Africans chew these nuts and they have their reasons.

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They call them guru ,goora and bissey nuts.

Some of their health benefits

  • Boost to metabolism: Kola nut products contain caffeine, which may give a person’s metabolism a boost.
  • Aid to digestion: Kola nut powder and extract may help digestion. They are thought to promote the production of gastric acid, which increases digestive enzyme effectiveness in the stomach.
  • Increase in circulation: The caffeine and theobromine in the kola nut may speed up the heart rate, which increases circulation.
  • Boost to energy levels: The kola nut naturally stimulates the nervous  system , which may increase alertness and boost energy levels.
  • Antibacterial benefits: use of kola nut extract might stop the growth of harmful bacteria.

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Just In: Queen (Dame) Josephine Diete-Spiff disassociates self from unscrupulous impostor

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PUBLIC NOTICE

My attention has been drawn to the activities of a certain imposter who is impersonating my person in several quarters. While the issue is being handled by the relevant authorities, the general public is hereby put on notice to beware of dealing with such unscrupulous impostor as I will not be held liable for any act or thing done by the impostor.

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The public is also enjoined to disregard any act, statement or anything done in my name by the said impostor as such does not originate from me.

HER MAJESTY DR. QUEEN EVANGELIST, JOSEPHINE DIETE-SPIFF, Esq.,
The Queen of Twon Brass Kingdom,
Brass Local Government Area,
Bayelsa State.
Nigeria.

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