Fig leaves are rich in numerous essential nutrients and are also an excellent source of antioxidants which can treat and prevent numerous diseases. Figs are also rich in vitamins A, B, C and K as well as folic acid, copper, magnesium, manganese, zinc and potassium which will regulate your organ function and help everything run smoothly.
They are also a powerful anti-diabetic and anti-tumor agent that can regulate your cholesterol and blood sugar levels while reducing insulin resistance in the body and effectively preventing diabetes. Experts recommend taking some fig leaves extract or fig leaves tea if you’re a diabetic in order to fight the disease. Besides regulating your cholesterol, fig leaves can also reduce the level of triglycerides in your blood. Triglycerides are vital for proper body function, but if they accumulate in your tissues they can cause numerous health problems. Chewing fig leaves every morning will also prevent ulcers from developing in your body.
Thanks to the rich fiber content, fig leaves are great for losing weight. They are often recommended to overweight people and are a part of quick weight loss programs. Here’s how to prepare fig leaves tea which will protect your body from numerous serious diseases including cancer:
- Fig leaves
Boil a pot of water first, then add the fig leaves and simmer for about 15 minutes. Drink a cup of the tea every day to eliminate numerous diseases and treat respiratory problems such as bronchitis. To eliminate ulcers, chew 2-3 fig leaves a day.