Garlic has a strong smell, but even a stronger power to defeat disease. Many people have found that garlic can actually relieve the symptoms of high blood pressure. It not only regulates the circulation, it also prevents various heart problems and stimulates the proper function of your liver and bladder. Scientists have conducted many studies and the results showed that when you consume garlic before you eat or drink anything it will only increase its power, making it an extremely strong natural antibiotic. Why is it more effective when you eat it before you eat breakfast? The bacteria are overexposed, so they cannot defend against its power.
Garlic is really effective in treating stomach problems – it stimulates proper digestion and good appetite. Garlic will also help you to control your stress, and thus stop the production of stomach acid that your body produces every time you get nervous. Some people even claim that garlic is an amazing remedy for nerve problems, but only when it is consumed on an empty stomach.
Garlic is popular for its health benefits in every part of the world. That is the main reason why people started calling it “a healing food” long ago.
In alternative medicine garlic is considered to be one of the most efficient foods when it comes to detoxification. Medical practitioners in this branch say that garlic is so powerful that it cleanses the body from parasites and worms, prevents diseases like diabetes, typhus, depression and even some cancer types.
Some studies have shown that the consumption of garlic can sometimes have side effects in patients that take medications for HIV/AIDS. Pay special attention to these health conditions and be extremely careful. Make sure garlic is safe for you before you start consuming it.
If you are allergic to garlic, take two important things into consideration: never eat it raw, and if you still get any skin outbreak, high body temperature, or a headache, stop consuming it.
Its strong smell and taste should not stop you from using all its health benefits. Garlic supplements are a great substitute for raw garlic and even in that form you can still take advantage of its benefits.
Garlic extract is really efficient in treating chronic bronchitis.
You need 1.5 oz / 40 grams of garlic and 3.5 oz / 100 ml of 90 proof alcohol (45% alcohol). Chop the garlic and put it in a bottle, then pour in the alcohol. Seal well. Leave it for five or six days, and strain. Take a cup of this remedy every day. It also lasts for a long time.
You can use the same remedy to treat asthma. For this health conditions, add 15-30 drops in some hot water. If you can not stand its taste and smell, add some mint extract. In this way you will also change its power.