Publishing, Zentrum. Herbal Medicine . Zentrum Publishing. Kindle Edition. [very nice book]
Almond nuts may be used to regain strength and as brain food. They contain high amounts of Vitamin E. Almonds may provide valuable nutrition for cancer patients.
Warning: 50 to 60 nuts may be deadly – especially if the nuts have a bitter taste.
“Herbal Medicinals: A Clinician’s Guide”:
lists that the chemical Benzaldehyde is found in larger amounts in Almonds.
In a study with 90 cancer patients, this chemical has shown to bring about a good response against several tumor cell lines. Ten of the cancer patients were reported to have shown a complete remission. [?? my question marks[
“The Clinician’s Handbook of Natural Healing”:
lists Amygdalin (also found in Almonds) as Cancer-preventative.
“American Journal of Chinese Medicine”, 1989:
Published a study which found no toxicity involved with the consumption of Prunus amygdalus (Almonds).
Studies have found that the metabolism of Amygdalin (a vitamin found in Almonds) releases poisonous cyanide, which attacks cancer cells, while normal cells are protected by the body’s enzyme Rodhenase.
“Ayurveda: The Science of Self-Healing”:
lists an Almond drink to increase energy levels and “ojas”. Ten almonds are soaked overnight and then peeled in the morning. The almonds are then processed in a blender with one cup of warm milk, a teaspoon of honey, and a pinch of cardamom and black pepper.