In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), bird's nest is considered as having a neutral (neither hot nor cold) energetic property with special influence on the lungs, kidneys and stomach. It is traditionally known that bird's nest with whiter appearance is superior for the lungs, having the ability to reduce phlegm, while those orange-reddish ones are excellent for skin problems. Bird's nest is a superior health food in many ways.
The proteins found in bird's nest, being easily digestible, can be used for convalescing (recovering from serious illness) patients. It is also widely consumed during pre and post-natal periods.
For beauty care, it has been used to reduce or eliminate liver spots in the elderly, improve complexion and manage skin irritations in babies and adults. Bird's nest need to be soaked for 3-4 hours prior to cooking. The raw nest will weigh 5-6 times more after soaking.Cut and shred any knots to smaller pieces if you'd like. It is recommended to cook them within a week after soaking. Cooking in low heat for 30 minutes is preferable for white bird's nest, up to 1 hour or longer for yellow and red bird's nest. Do not cook in HIGH heat for more than 30 minutes, this will destroy the nutrients. Storage: Store in a cool dry place. Warning : This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Store in a cool dry place, tightly closed.
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