Adding herbs to your meal and daily routine helps you get various nutritious benefits of increased blood antioxidant levels and normal functioning of the liver and kidney. Promotes proper digestion and a healthy immune system.
Tulsi is rich in Vitamin C and zinc. Acts as a natural immunity booster and keeps infections at bay. It has immense anti-bacterial, antiviral and anti-fungal properties which protect us from a variety of infections. Tulsi leaves extract increases the T helper cells and natural killer cells activity, boosting the immune system. The fresh juice of Tulsi taken with black pepper powder cures periodic fevers. Juice of Tulsi leaves mixed with honey and ginger is effective in bronchitis, asthma, influenza, cough and cold.
Extract of Tulsi leaves has shown to lower blood glucose levels in patients with type 2 Diabetes. Tulsi leaves help to cure indigestion and loss of appetite. They are also used for the treatment of flatulence and bloating. For centuries, the dried Tulsi leaves have been mixed with stored grains to repel insects.
It is rich in antioxidants, and that helps it to prevent premature ageing. Tulsi has often been used in herbal toothpaste and that is simply because of its amazing teeth and gum strengthening properties.