Vitamin C, able to strengthen the immune system, astringent action, remedy in case of diarrhea and dysentery, helpful to treat disorders of the respiratory tract, cold, it seems that it has an anti-cancer action.
Cornelian cherry, also known as Cornelian cherry dogwood, belongs to the Cornaceae family and with its fruits can be prepared jams, juices but also liqueurs. The cornel fruits are red and have an elongated shape, they are rich in vitamin C, they are also a powerful antibiotic and are helpful to strengthen the immune system and to prevent and combat disorders of the respiratory tract. Thanks to the astringent action, the fruits of the cornelian cherry can be used to treat diarrhea and dysentery. In addition to these properties, a study carried out by Iranian researchers and reported on PubMed US National Library of Medicine database suggests that extracts of cornel berries have an anticancer effect by inhibiting the proliferation of cancer cells. You can eat the fruits of cornelian cherry fresh or as jam, for example you can spread it on a slice of black bread for your breakfast in the morning.