Plants are amazing, especially plants that can be used for medicinal purposes and have healing properties. The raw form of many of these plants, like garlic have been used since ancient times. Garlic particularly has been deemed one of the most extraordinary plants with a wide range of healing properties.
The healing properties from ranging from anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-bacterial. Garlic has been found to have properties that boost immune activity, including cancer-fighting. Because of garlic’s amazing healing properties it has been used in some cases to treat many people with various health concerns.
Here is a short list of the most common benefits of garlic:
- Clears acne (anti-bacterial)
2 .Prevents viral infections, like common cold (anti-viral)
3. Soothes skin disorders, like psoriasis and eczema
4. Treats athlete’s foot (anti-fungal)
5. Helps to control blood pressure
6. Lowers risk of cardiovascular disease
Everyone can benefits from the medicinal properties of garlic. The best part is of consuming garlic is it’s ability to be incorporated in a number of dishes. The best way as directed be many sources to get the full benefit of 1 peck of garlic is by mincing it, and swallowing it with a glass of water. But it is personally advised not to do it on an empty stomach – you definitely will end up with a bad stomach ache.
Imagine if plants could replace pharmaceutical companies, just like it was done before during ancient times to heal the sick or prevent illness. I’m sure if we had more plant-based diets that we would have less illnesses globally. Mainly since there are a number of plants with healing properties, like ginger, turmeric and mushrooms…But thats just my theory. Maybe most of the world’s deadly diseases can be cured with a plant, discovered or undiscovered. What do you think?