These herbs work wonders in the kitchen, but they also enhance your health in unexpected ways.
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Peppermint leaves have been used to ease headaches and aid digestion for more than 2,000 years. Today, peppermint oil is a key ingredient in decongestants and in remedies for irritable bowel syndrome. Peppermint can overwhelm more subtle flavors, but the leaves make a tasty garnish for desserts like chocolate mousse.