Cilantro

Posted by: “webriter” webriter@verizon.net   katybr55

I’ve been craving cilantro, I put it in soups, and even on my eggs; now I
know why, here is a list I found of it’s healing properties , how lovely
that it’s growing so well in my garden
Powerful anti-inflammatory capacities that may help symptoms of arthritis
Protective agents against bacterial infection from Salmonella in food
products
Acts to increase HDL cholesterol (the good kind), and reduces LDL
cholesterol (the bad kind)
Relief for stomach gas, prevention of flatulence and an overall digestive
aid
Wards off urinary tract infections
Helps reduce feelings of nausea
Eases hormonal mood swings associated with menstruation
Has been shown to reduce menstrual cramping.
Adds fiber to the digestive tract
A source of iron, magnesium, and is helpful in fighting anemia
Gives relief for diarrhea, especially if caused by microbial or fungal
infections
Helps promote healthy liver function.
Reduces minor swelling
Strong general anti-oxidant properties
Disinfects and helps detoxify the body
Stimulates the endocrine glands
Helps with insulin secretion and lowers blood sugar
Acts as a natural anti-septic and anti-fungal agent for skin disorders like
fungal infections and eczema
Contains immune-boosting properties
Acts as an expectorant
Helps ease conjunctivitis, as well as eye-aging, macular degeneration, and
other stressors on the eyes.