Fenugreek is a spice that is equally popular in South and North India. Fenugreek and fenugreek leaves have many health benefits. Fenugreek leaves are rich in folic acid, vitamin A and vitamin C. It is also a storehouse of minerals such as potassium and calcium. It is also rich in Vitamin K.There are many reasons to include fenugreek and fenugreek leaves in the diet. Controls diabetes. Lowers blood sugar levels. It lowers blood sugar levels in diabetics because it contains chemicals that slow down digestion and contain fiber. The best way to include fenugreek leaves in your diet is to add fenugreek leaves to the chapati while mixing the flour. In Karnataka and North India, fenugreek leaves are added to salads. Fenugreek is one of the best to get rid of heartburn and acidity. Eating fenugreek before meals can prevent heartburn. Incorporating a teaspoon of fenugreek in the diet can prevent acid reflux. Just soak it in water for a while. Studies have shown that fenugreek can destroy cancer cells. Fenugreek helps in lowering LDL or bad cholesterol. Fenugreek helps in reducing the absorption and production of cholesterol in the intestines and liver. Reduces the risk of heart disease and improves heart health. Weight gain. Aids digestion. Preventing constipation. Remedies for fever and sore throat. Eating fenugreek with a teaspoon of lemon and honey will reduce fever. It is also recommended to reduce cough and sore throat. Increases breast milk in lactating mothers. Diosgenin in fenugreek increases milk production in lactating mothers. Fenugreek helps in facilitating childbirth by stimulating uterine contractions. Reduces labor pains.
However, excessive use of fenugreek by pregnant women can lead to miscarriage.Fenugreek contains disogenin and isoflavones. It helps reduce menstrual cramps (PMS). Fenugreek leaves should be included in the diet to prevent iron deficiency in adolescents. Fenugreek contains a lot of iron. It is only necessary to add potatoes or tomatoes to facilitate the absorption of iron. Fenugreek helps in expelling toxins from food as it contains fiber like saponin and mucus. Preventing rectal cancer. Fenugreek is used in face packs to prevent acne, blackheads, and blemishes on the face. Facial beauty can be done by rinsing the face with boiled water or rubbing fenugreek leaves on the face and rinsing off after 20 minutes. Apply fenugreek on the scalp to make the hair shiny and black. Boil fenugreek soaked in coconut oil overnight and apply it to the scalp to prevent hair loss. Fenugreek also helps to get rid of dandruff. Don’t you realize now that fenugreek and fenugreek leaves are not retailers? Now feel free to include these in your diet.