Hawthorn acts as a vasodilator, increasing blood supply to the heart and improving circulation to the extremities by decreasing arterialresistance. Hawthorn alsohas positive inotropic and beta-blocking effects, along with antioxidant andanti-inflammatory benefits.
     In rodent studies, hawthorn was effective in reducing blood sugarin diabetic rats. One human study show hawthorn to be affective in lowering blood pressure in patients with diabetes.
Hawthorn Berry