Fenugreek has been used for a number of health benefits since ancient times. Their references are found in some ancient medical books as well. The first recorded use of fenugreek is mentioned on an ancient Egyptian papyrus dated as far back as 1500 B.C. Their seeds were found in desiccated form inside the tomb of Tutankhamen.
This plant is grown in many countries across the globe. However, India’s cultivation and consumption of fenugreek seeds are very high as compare to other countries. In India Fenugreek is commonly known as Methi. It is an annual herb mainly cultivated for seed as well as for its leaves and is harvested between the months of March – April. The every portion of Fenugreek plant has an importance. The dried leaves of the plant can be used as herbs. The ground form or the powder form of the seeds can be used as spices. And the plant itself can be used as a vegetable, also considered a legume.
Fenugreek plant is rich in nutritional value as it consists loads of dietary fibres, protein and Vitamin B6. Iron, magnesium, manganese, and copper these substances are also found in the plant. Moreover, choline, trigonelline, yamogenin, gitogenin, diosgenin, tigogenin and teotigogens these phyto-nutrients, powerful natural ingredients are present in the plant.
Fenugreek has some amazing health benefits that could transform your health and change your life for the better. Let’s check out its health benefits one by one.
- It helps to reduce the blood cholesterol
- Helps to reduce the risk of Heart Disorders
- Good for controlling the sugar level in blood
- Helps to reduce the body weight
- It helps to increase breast milk production in lactating women
- It helps to reduce menstrual discomfort
- It helps to prevent from colon cancer
- Good for hair problems such as dandruff
- Good for Fever, Mouth ulcers and Sore throat
- Helps to reduce the respiratory disorders
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We believe in eating a well-balanced diet is the best way to optimize overall health. Organic Products India unlocks the nutritional prowess of wholesome organic foods so that you can uplift your well-being and avoid falling victim to illnesses.