Fenugreek or Methi Seeds can change your health
Fenugreek or Methi seeds are one of the ingredients easily available in the kitchen have so many health benefits due to their healthy nutritional profile. By including methi seeds in your diet regularly you could observe wonderful results.
Fenugreek seeds or Methi seeds are one of the ingredients easily available in the kitchen and have multiple health benefits if consumed daily. According to Ayurveda experts, Methi seed
s are excellent for health. Available evidence has even proved Methi seeds have so many health benefits due to their healthy nutritional profile.
One could grow methi leaves in their garden in small pots as they have small leaflets. Thus if you are fond of consuming methi seeds due to their healthy nutritional profile you could consider growing them easily in a pot in your garden itself. They usually grow within the time frame of around 1 month and you can consume them daily and maintain your overall health.
By including methi seeds in your diet regularly you could observe wonderful results. It could be taken in many forms. For example, 1 teaspoonful of methi seeds could be soaked in 1 cup of water overnight and could be taken empty stomach. It is also used in Tadka in Indian curries.
Methi Seeds and its benefits
7 ways how your kitchen ingredient ( Methi seeds ) could boost your health - From Indian curry tadka to overall health booster to providing incredible beauty benefits
1. Improves Digestion -
Methi seeds give wonderful results in improving digestion thus strengthening the overall digestive system. Being rich in soluble fiber prevents constipation, and reduces bloating. It is advisable to soak 1 teaspoonful of methi seeds in 1 cup of water overnight and can have it empty stomach.
2. Maintain Blood sugar levels -
Methi seeds provide good control in maintaining blood sugar levels. It is very useful in mild newly diagnosed diabetic patients. Various studies conducted have even proved its benefits in stabilizing sugar levels by improving insulin function.
3. Maintaining Cholesterol levels -
Methi seeds improve cholesterol levels by lowering LDL (bad cholesterol ) and triglycerides levels. Soaked methi seeds empty stomach in the morning are very helpful in maintaining cholesterol levels.
4. Weight loss-
Methi seeds help maintain a healthy metabolism and improve digestion thus providing weight loss benefits. It prevents calorie cravings by fullness in the stomach and finally if you cut down your calorie intake you could maintain a healthy weight.
Methi seeds are gaining popularity as a hair care remedy preventing dandruff, thinning of hair, and hair loss. Seeds are soaked overnight and then grounded. The final result is the paste that could be applied to the scalp area. It is applied for 20-30 minutes and washed off. Regular application once a week improves hair growth and texture.
Methi seeds have antibacterial properties and contain antioxidants thus the application of methi seeds as a paste by mixing it with honey provides acne-free, glowing, and radiant skin. It also prevents dark spots, and blemishes and improves the skin texture.
7. Reduces menstrual cramps-
Being rich in anti-inflammatory properties it reduces menstrual pain, and cramps and is thus very helpful for females.
Get in touch with an expert, to get an idea about how and in what quantity you need to add Methi seeds in your diet to enjoy its health benefits and boost your overall health.
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Dr Jyotsana Anand Suri
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