There is one vegetable which a common part of salads, but still not so known to the people and it is called radish.
It has a couple of varieties which means that it can be round, cylindrical, white, black, purple, or red. This vegetables product is actually the root which can have sweet or pungent taste depending on its variety.
Pickled, cooked or raw, no matter which way you choose to eat it, it’s delicious and healthy. Even though is not so popular there are plenty of reasons why you should start eating these root crops.
The best radish for treating jaundice is the black one and also its leaves. Eating radish will help in detoxifying the body, which makes it easier for the body to get rid of the wastes. With this you will purify your blood and treat jaundice by removing excess bilirubin. Plus radish are good for stomach health.
Urinary Disorder Treatment
Eating radish can save you from pain during urinating. Since they are natural diuretics, they will increase your urine production, keep your urinary system free from infection and also clean your kidneys.
What most of the people would like about radish, is that it satisfies your hunger and makes you feel full for longer period of time, which will further lead to weight loss. It is low in carbs, contains lots of water, and is high in roughage or indigestible carbs.
Another great thing about radish is that it’s low on glycemic index, allowing you to increase bowel movements, which would mean that is good for diabetics since it does not cause sudden spikes in blood sugar levels.
Rich in Vitamin C
In order for your tissues to be rebuild or blood vessels, you need vitamin C and a great source of it are Radish. Besides this, vitamin C is also good for strong bones, fighting diseases and may even prevent you from acquiring cancer.
Aside from vitamin C, radishes are also a good source of folate, potassium, riboflavin, copper, manganese, magnesium, and calcium. Because of all these nutrients, radish has the power to fight chronic diseases such as cancer, heart disease or stroke.