Tamarind fruits originate from Asia and Africa and its cultivation has been spread to even warmer regions of Mexico, Sri Lanka, and India. These fruits, beside their unique flavor, provide innumerate health benefits. Take a look at the following reasons why you should start consuming them more frequently:
Inflammation within the connective tissues and joints – As we grow old, pain and inflammation appears inside the connective tissues. Due to the potent anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties of these fruits which soothe the pain, tamarind fruits protect the connective tissues and prevent infections. Moreover, they are rich in essential nutrients which boost the immunity and detoxify the body.
Improves eyesight – Thanks to the high content of vitamin A, tamarind fruits improve the eyesight and at the same time, reduce the risk of macular degeneration.
Treats hair loss – These fruits are ones of the most powerful natural anti-hair loss treatments. Just boil them in some water until they soften. Then, strain them and rub the mixture on the scalp for several minutes. Then, let it act for 60 minutes and rinse with lukewarm water.
Treats diabetes – They regulate the sugar levels in the blood and treats diabetes effectively.
Supports heart health – Being rich in essential vitamins and minerals, these fruits support the heart health. In addition, their high content of fiber controls the cholesterol levels and prevents heart disease.
Additional benefits of the tamarinds consumption:
Regulate cholesterol levels
Contain antiseptic properties
Moisturize the skin
Eliminate the dark rings on the neck
Stimulate weight loss
Soothe mouth ulcers
Promote blood circulation
Prevent digestive issues
Treat Bilious Disorders
Improve the respiratory system
Improve the nerve function
Exfoliate the skin
All of these health benefits are confirmed and well-studied.