The benefits of pumpkin

Jan­u­ary 01, 2017, 12:30

Pump­kin looks like a sim­ple veg­etable, but it is actu­al­ly very healthy. Pump­kin con­tains a lot of vit­a­mins, pectins, carotene, sug­ars, and fiber. All this is so nec­es­sary for our body. There are pro­teins in the pump­kin, with­out which it is impos­si­ble to think about health, there are enzymes, min­er­al salts of potas­si­um, cal­ci­um, mag­ne­sium, cop­per, iron, phos­pho­rus, cobalt.

Harvest pumpkin

Pump­kin ordi­nary. A pho­to MSPhotographic/Fotolia

Pump­kin juice is very use­ful. It quench­es thirst, fills the body with ener­gy and health.

A strict diet rec­om­mend­ed for car­dio­vas­cu­lar dis­eases, meta­bol­ic dis­or­ders, obe­si­ty, liv­er dis­eases, kid­neys, ane­mia. Pump­kin is use­ful for con­sti­pa­tion, ath­er­o­scle­ro­sis, chole­cys­ti­tis, col­i­tis.

Drink­ing at night 100 ml withpump­kin eyes calm the ner­vous sys­tem, improve the qual­i­ty of sleep.

Raw pulp is rec­om­mend­ed, 2–3 cups a day, as well as boiled pump­kin. Pump­kin acts as a diuret­ic, lax­a­tive and choleretic.

The pulp of raw pump­kin is applied for boils, abscess­es, burns, rash­es, acne.

Pump­kin seeds have anti­helminth­ic prop­er­ties. They con­tain fat­ty essen­tial oils, resinous sub­stances and ben­e­fi­cial acids.

Don’t for­get pump­kin if you have swelling. A large amount of pectin helps to elim­i­nate cho­les­terol, There­fore, with ath­er­o­scle­ro­sis, pump­kin is sim­ply nec­es­sary for me. When drop­sy, it removes flu­id. After suf­fer­ing from Botk­in’s dis­ease, eat raw pump­kin 0.5 kg per day for 3–4 months with­out a break.

Source: Home Doc­tor mag­a­zine

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