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Therapeutic Properties of Garlic - Benefits of Garlic Cloves - Where to Buy Garlic Supplements Online

Updated on July 13, 2011

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There are many varieties of garlic that exist but the most common form is the Allium sativum. Garlic cloves are rich in sugars, calcium, potassium, protein, phosphorus, and iodine. Garlic cloves also contain vitamins B1, A, B2, C, and B3. Garlic cloves are rich in selenium, a mineral that is required for neutralizing free radicals and prevents number of illnesses, i.e. skin infections and intestinal worms. Garlic cloves also cure and prevent respiratory system disorders.

Garlic cloves have been found beneficial for athletes who compete in Olympic Games. Garlic has been one of the best home remedies and has been used since ancient times by many natural and alternative medicine physicians due to its health benefits. Now, below are a few therapeutic properties and benefits of garlic cloves:

Antibiotic Properties of Garlic - Garlic cloves fight against bacteria like salmonella that can cause food poisoning and many other germs that can cause diarrhea and gastrointestinal infections. Garlic cloves also help in fighting against ring worms.

Digestive Properties of Garlic - Garlic cloves prevent gastric, pancreatic, and intestinal blockage all of which are responsible for digesting nutrients. A blockage between these internal body organs can cause severe gastric problems. Garlic cloves help open this blockage and therefore promote a good digestive system.

Sprouted garlic by my friend Paul.
Sprouted garlic by my friend Paul. | Source

Anti-Diabetic Properties of Garlic - Garlic cloves as antidiabetic agents lower down high glucose levels in blood which ultimately, benefits diabetic patients. Insulin helps in maintaining normal sugar levels in blood and cloves of garlic increase the insulin secretion which is very beneficial for diabetics or sugar patients.

Garlics on table - Wonder Herb
Garlics on table - Wonder Herb | Source

Garlic Treats Hyperthyroidism - Garlic cloves are rich in iodine which benefits many people suffering from hyperthyroidism, a condition caused by deficiency of iodine.

Garlic Cures Hypertension - Garlic acts as a toner to help widen blood vessels and make smooth blood flow. Garlic cloves lower high blood pressure levels in hypertensives.

Best Lung Decongestant - Garlic is one of the best natural lung decongestants that help in loosening tight harmful secretions of bronchial tubes. Garlic cloves also help protect our body from head colds and flu. Garlic is the best expectorant that has been provided to us by Mother Nature.

Garlic as a Heart Muscle Relaxant - Garlic helps in avoiding arrhythmia and regulating cardiac rhythm. Cloves of garlic relax muscles of heart which ultimately benefits people having cardiac arrhythmia, heart palpitations, or accelerated heart rate.

Ready to buy garlic at Borough Market, Camberwell London
Ready to buy garlic at Borough Market, Camberwell London | Source

Garlic is a Natural Remedy for Weight Loss - Digestive properties of garlic cloves help in maintaining good gastric health which benefits people attempting to lose weight.

Getting Rid of Intestinal Worms With Garlic - Cloves of garlic have been used since ancient times to destroy intestinal worms in children and are also used in eliminating amoebas that come from unsafe drinking water.

So above were a few benefits and therapeutic properties of garlic, still there many other medicinal properties of garlic that will be covered in upcoming posts on natural home remedies.


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      3 years ago

      I' m het Italiaans… Waarom zou u aan?? willen? lol… doet de lifdee van I de geur van knoflook op vrouwen… hee hee… de schotels, toevoegt wat bleekmiddel aan het water… als u het moet van de hand doen… lol. … Yuke

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      3 years ago

      Proberen Met tandpasta te kigerjn net abotu elke geur uit uw handen wast u uw handen met tandpasta, zoals u zou zeep spoelen u misschien wana doen 2 werkt voor een hoop dingen zeep cant get de geur af.April.S

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      3 years ago

      Het roestvrij staal is maicgsh! Oneffenheid enkel het aan uw gootsteen of het roestvrij staal u handig hebt. U won' t gelooft hoe groot het werkt! Vergeet citroensap en al ander materiaal het werkte nooit voor zo goed me zoals het roestvrij staal.

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      7 years ago

      You have posted a valuable information. It would be fine if you could post some of solutions for gastric problems. thanks.

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      7 years ago from Birmingham, West Midlands, UK

      Thank you so much soni2006. I will write more like these.

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      Rajinder Soni 

      7 years ago from New Delhi, India

      This is an excellent compilation of therapeutic properties of garlic and its benefits. Thanks for sharing this incredible info. I have linked your hub with my latest hub

      where I have mentioned about use of garlic for treatment of this contagious disease.


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