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10 Healthful Benefits of Cucumber

The cucumber plant is cultivated widely, it is a creeping vine which bears cylindrical edible vegetable. Originally cucumber is from Southern Asia but it is now also grown in other continents. Following are some remarkable health benefits of cucumber.

  1. Drink juice of fresh cucumber or use raw cucumber for the prevention of Burning sensation in chest and acidity in stomach. Cucumber is more useful when it is eaten without peeling off its jacket.
  2. If you have wounds or Ulcer in stomach or in small intestine then drink about 100-150ml of cucumber juice every two hours daily, stomach ulcer will gradually reduce and you will be comparatively comfortable.
  3. If your eyes got red and you feel burning effect and are tired then take two slices of cucumber and place them on your eyes and lay down and take rest for about 30 minutes, you would get refresh and a bit energetic.
  4. If your skin got red due to heat then in order to give cooling and comfort to your skin apply the juice of cucumber over your skin, on your back and other areas of your skin, it would cure the heat burn sensation.
  5. For the release of stomach bugs eating crushed dry seeds of cucumber are very useful.
  6. Cucumber can also be used to cure lungs and chest infections and to reduce fever.
  7. For better kidneys’ health drink juice of fresh cucumber or use raw cucumber so that you have more urination. The internal paths of urine can also be cleaned by eating cucumber.
  8. Cucumber is better to cure diabetes. Cucumber juice contains a hormone which is needed by the cells of the pancreas for producing insulin which has been found to be useful for diabetic patients.
  9. As cucumber reduces cholesterol and has high water content so it is an ideal diet for people who are looking for weight loss. Daily consumption of cucumbers can be useful to cure chronic constipation.
  10. Cucumber controls Blood Pressure. Cucumbers are good for treating both low blood pressure and high blood pressure.

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