Daily Archives: June 19, 2013

Saw Palmetto Berry Health Benefits

Saw palmetto berry, or Serenoa repens, is a small palm tree that grows in the southeastern states of Georgia, South Carolina and Florida. It has thick trunks, large fan-shaped leaves and dark red, olive-sized, berries. The berries of the saw palmetto tree contain beneficial nutrients and essential fatty acids. They have long been used as an herbal remedy, aphrodisiac and sexual rejuvenator. Herbalists use saw palmetto for erectile dysfunction, and studies have shown that saw palmetto can be used to treat male incontinence and prostate problems. General Medical Applications Saw palmetto berry is commonly used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia […]

saw palmetto berry - a small palm tree