Fig is a fruit that many of us like, but have you heard about the properties its leaves have? These leaves can treat diabetes as well as numerous other diseases and conditions. They are abundant in fiber and calcium and are also an excellent source of antioxidants. Figs contain a lot of fiber, magnesium, copper, manganese, vitamins A, B, C and K, folic acid, sodium and zinc. They also contain potassium, vital for proper blood pressure.
Figs contain really powerful anti-diabetic and anti-tumor agents that can regulate your cholesterol and blood sugar levels. The insulin resistance in your body will be reduced if you use these leaves and you’ll be able to treat diabetes.Fig leaves extract should be taken with breakfast by diabetics in the morning. If you’re a diabetic you can also often drink a cup of fig leaves tea which will further help you in the fight against the disease.
Fig leaves can also reduce the level of triglycerides in your body. Triglycerides are a type of fat stored in the body. We need them for a proper organ function, but too much of them significantly increase the risk of obesity and heart disease and can even be fatal. Fig leaves are great against ulcers, too. You can prevent ulcers by chewing several fig leaves every morning.
Fig leaves are excellent for weight loss and are often recommended to obese people who need to lose weight immediately and are often part of rapid weight loss programs.
Here’s our recipe for fig leaves tea:
- Fig leaves
- First, fill a pot with water and add the fig leaves. Boil them for about 15 minutes.
- Drink this cup of tea to protect yourself from serious diseases, cardiovascular problems, diabetes, as well as to treat bronchitis easily.
- Chew 2-3 fig leaves every day so that you can eliminate ulcers in your body.