Your diet plays an important role in blood pressure regulation. While most of us know we should limit our sodium intake, we should also eat foods rich in potassium, calcium and magnesium. Eating a wide-ranging diet filled with fruits and vegetables can also help lower blood pressure by providing fiber, nitrates, and unique plant nutrients.
Mango is an excellent source of Vitamin A, flavonoids, dietary fiber & vitamin B6 which maintains & improves brain function. May help protect against colon, breast, leukemia & prostate cancers. The peel is rich in phytonutrients like carotenoids & polyphenols. The fruit is rich in potassium, magnesium & great for high blood pressure. Selenium, calcium, iron regularly can help eliminate anemia. #dherbs
Okra is used for healing ulcers & keeping joints limber. It helps to neutralize acids, being very alkaline, & provides a temporary protective coating for the digestive tract. Okra is rich in dietary fiber & helps to regulate the body’s blood sugar. Its mucilage helps bind together bile acid & bad cholesterol. Okra contains glutathione, a powerful antioxidant that helps fight against germs & bacteria. Pods of the plant are a rich source of Vitamin K which strengthen bones. #dherbs
Fiber vegetables chart High Fiber Fruits and Vegetables List "Fiber improves bowel function Helps to lower cholesterol levels Helps healthy weight management Helps to lower triglycerides Reduces the risk of colon cancer Helps to relieve constipation and hemorrhoids Helps to prevent certain diseases. "
Watermelon Seeds Health Benefits : Watermelon (Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus, family Cucurbitaceae) is a vine-like (scrambler and trailer) flowering plant originally from southern Africa. As an edible fruit, Watermelon is rich in nutrients, fiber, vitamins etc. While many folks enjoy this tasty fruit as a summertime treat, most have little interest in the seeds which are often […]
Blackberries are high in gallic acid, rutin & ellagic acid, a known chemopreventative, with anti-viral & anti-bacterial properties. The gallic acid is used to help treat psoriasis & hemorrhoids. Blackberries have one of the highest antioxidant levels of fruits regularly tested. They are also rich in Vitamin C & fiber, which have been shown to help reduce the risks of certain cancers. Some ailments that respond well to blackberries include circulation & skin problems, as well as diarrhea…
Loquats are rich in insoluble dietary fiber, pectin which retains moisture in the colon & thus functions as a bulk laxative helping to protect the colon mucous membrane by decreasing exposure time to toxic substances as well as binding to cancer-causing chemicals in the colon. Organic Loquat Leaf supports pancreatic cells, which increases the production of insulin, helping diabetics in a natural way. It’s leaves & kernel contain amygdalin otherwise known as B17 or laetrile. #dherbs