There is no secret that vegetables are a true miracle for health. Did you know that red beet is energizing, anti-anemic and stimulate the activity of liver?
Apart from the fact that beet is known for its ability to reduce fat, is also recommended if you suffer from digestive disorders, lung and liver. Therapists says that beetroot juice is one of the most powerful remedies in the treatment of leukemia and cancer.
Red beet, by thermal processing, does not lose much of the vitamins and trace elements it contains, unlike other vegetables.
Important elements contained in beet:
Rich in iron, being topped only by garlic, is so useful in blood diseases. Iron is assimilated due to the presence of vitamin C in both leaf and root of the beet. It is also rich in copper which is found only in roots and is very important in the human body, copper deficiency leads to hair loss, impaired pancreatic function, delayed healing of fractures and more.
Zinc is present also in large quantities. Zinc deficiency affects the seeing, reproductive organs and can cause heart attacks. Manganese help in the fight against renal diseases, protect the liver from adipose dystrophy, lowers blood sugar and helps eliminate excess water. Iodine, helps obese people who suffer from inhibition of thyroid function.
Anemia: Due to iron-rich content favors raising the level of hemoglobin in the blood. The recommended daily consumption of fresh raw beets, cooked or pickled. 2-3 times a day, eat 200 g of beet salad, raw carrots and black radish, mixed with a little lemon juice and extra virgin olive oil.
Alcoholism: The complex methods used in curing alcoholism and the enrichment provides the body with potassium salts, vitamins and other substances that help reduce the irresistible tendency to consume alcohol. 30 minutes before breakfast, drink 100 ml of beet juice, and between main meals, 2-3 times a day, eat beet salad, boiled or baked in the oven seasoned with garlic.
Chronic bronchitis: With a juicer, squeeze juice from a pound of beets, mixed with 1 kg of honey, 500 ml wine, a glass of carrot juice and 1 kg of kernels and peeled peaches sliced thin. Put everything in a jar, which is then placed in a bowl with warm water. Boil for another 10-12. In the meantime, mix with a sterilized wooden spoon. Store in refrigerator. Drink 75 grams each morning on an empty stomach, then eat a piece of butter. The dose obtained is for a single person. This remedy, besides chronic bronchitis, help and heal other respiratory diseases caused by cold, but also for their prevention.
Cleaning blood and thus enhancing immunity: Recipe – Beet 500 g and 500 g of finely cut carrot. Pour boiling water over the vegetables as cover and cook them over low heat for 30 minutes. When vegetables are cooked, add one cup of raisins and dried apricots and let simmer another 5 minutes. After cooling, the preparation is mixed with two tablespoons of honey and let cool for 12 hours. Drink three times a day, 100-150 g for a month. The drug helps restore the weakened body by a serious illness.
Constipation, hemorrhoids, hypertension, varicose veins, arrhythmia, intestinal obstruction: Boil 5 liters of spring water, and when it starts to boil add 500-700 grams of chopped beets, then remove them from heat. Let at infusion for 3 hours, then strain. Mix 150 g of sugar and a teaspoon of dry yeast and put it in a warm place for 24 hours. During treatment, you must definitely give up the consumption of alcoholic beverages, including beer. Together with beets, you can add water and herbs: corn silk, hawthorn, chamomile, etc..
Heavy metals and radioactive poisoning, the dissolution of atherosclerotic plaques in blood vessels: Prepare a mixture of equal amounts of beet juice, carrot and black radish. The mixture is poured into a dark bottle and keep in a warm place. Drink three times a day, a spoon, between meals. For the dissolution of atherosclerotic plaques apple vinegar is very helpful, one tablespoon dissolved in tea three times a day.
Absence of intestinal flora, after excessive use of antibiotics: Preparation – Boil the rinsed beets, cool down, peel and cut into thin slices. Put the slices in a jar, for a pound of beets you need a liter water, 2 cups apple cider vinegar, one teaspoon of salt and sugar, 10 whole black peppercorns, 6 cloves and 2 bay leaves. Bring marinade to a boil and keep on low heat, 3-5 minutes. Vinegar is added after cooling. Pour marinade over the sliced beets in a jar. Keep refrigerated. To be consumed at every meal every day, for at least 10 days.
Flu, colds, influenza: Mix 300 g of beet juice, 200 g tomato juice, juice from a lemon, 5 tablespoons of onion juice, 4 sprigs of mint, salt, sugar and ground black pepper. After 2 hours, remove the mint and drink small sips juice of 50 ml, between meals.
Hypertension: Mix equal parts of sugar beet juice with honey and drink two tablespoons three times a day. Instead of honey, you can mix it with juice or hawthorn.
High cholesterol and constipation: Three liters of cold water (preferably spring water) is poured over 1 kg of chopped beets. Add 6-8 or 2-3 sprigs of nettle leaf, horseradish. The components are put in the pantry in a jar. Drink one glass three times a day.
Menopause: Many women around menopause got massive bleeding due to uterine fibroids. To recover the lost iron drink three glasses of beet juice daily.
Stones in the gallbladder (bile): To remove stones in the gallbladder, along with other sediments, drink beet syrup. One kg of beets sliced thin, boil in 2 quarts of water, until a concentrated syrup is obtained. Drink 150 ml each time, four times daily, 30 minutes before lunch.
Cancer (breast cancer, skin cancer, etc.): In the fight against cancer is the pigment in beetroot with healing powers. Daily dosage is 250-300 ml of juice to be taken to cure, then for lifetime at least 100 ml per day. Red beet reduces the negative effects of cytostatics and bring back the lost appetite. Beet breed can be mixed with flakes of barley, oatmeal, horseradish, banana, milk, etc. Patients with breast cancer or skin cancer can be covered with bandages soaked with beet juice on the affected area.
In the oncology center of Moscow, patients with cancer are prescribed 250-300 grams of fine grated beets in their diet.
Nice article about red beets! It was a pleasure to read it while eating 🙂