Laurel under the pillow: the old custom of grandparents that did not deserve to be forgotten

Since ancient times, laurel has been a plant considered sacred by the Greeks and Romans, used to decorate the heads of poets and leaders as a sign of wisdom and glory.

It is no wonder that even today this plant is used to crown the heads of students who achieve the coveted goal of graduation.

In this article we will review all the virtues of this wonderful plant, listing all the reasons why it is beneficial to place a bay leaf under your bed to sleep.

In addition to being very useful in cooking, bay leaf has always been used in traditional medicine due to its many properties.

It helps improve digestion and relieve colic and abdominal swelling, but it also has expectorant properties useful against fevers and colds.

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