Herbs | Berries | Fruits | Nuts | Oils | Tea | Vegetables

Radish Oil Health Benefits

Radishes can be white, red, purple or black, and in terms of shape, it can be long and cylindrical or round. They are eaten raw, cooked or pickled. The oil obtained from the seeds of radish is also used in a number of products and beneficial health applications.

 

Radishes are very filling, which mean that they satisfy your hunger without running up your calorie count.

 

They are also low in digestible carbohydrates, high in roughage and contain a lot of water, making radishes a very good dietary option for those who are determined to lose weight.

 

Furthermore, they are high in fiber and low on the glycemic index, which means that they increase regular bowel movements, which helps in weight loss, and increases the efficiency of the metabolism for all bodily processes.

 

Radishes are a very good source of potassium, which contributes to a large list of health benefits.

 

Potassium has been positively connected to reducing blood pressure, because when it interacts with the arterial supply of vascular beds, it can relax the blood vessels, and therefore increase blood flow.

 

It reduces the blood pressure by widening the flow of the blood, instead of forcing it through narrow, constricted channels.

 

Internal uses of radish oil are also common, and this substance is thought to treat a wide variety of digestive problems.

 

It is often reported that the oil stimulates the appetite, which is valuable after illnesses.

 

Use as a laxative and diuretic have also been recommended by some sources, although the effects vary depending on the individual constitution.

 

Most of the time, the benefits of radish oil are thought to relate to current conditions, in that the oil restores balance to an unhealthy system.

 

It is important to note that not all of these benefits are consistently experienced across the population and that radish oil can actually be harmful for some people.

 

The benefits it holds must be weighed against the risks of indigestion. Some people who suffer from conditions like ulcers may be at an increased risk for these side effects.

RSS feed for comments on this post · TrackBack URL

Leave a Comment

Evolution Slimming Ltd