To treat various diseases, people in the past used diverse fruits and plants. They turn to nature for treatment of even one of the most detrimental diseases, such as diabetes. Diabetes occurs as a result of high sugar levels in the blood for a long period of time and in most of the cases can be fatal. So, in this article, we are going to show you a few natural remedies for treatment of diabetes instead of getting insulin shots for the entire life:
Guava – Studies proved that guava leaves prevent the sugar absorption, that prevent sugar spikes. It was proved in one study that drinking a tea from guava leaves significantly lowers the sugar levels in the blood and decreases the glucose levels. According to another group of experts, it lower the triglyceride and cholesterol levels.
Insulin plant – Insulin plants or also known as the Costaceae family of plants, are commonly known due to its capacity to lower the sugar levels in the blood in a natural way. The family encompasses more than 200 plants which were brought to Asia and South America 200 years ago. The insulin plant eliminates the free radicals and bacteria and it’s a powerful diuretic.
Mulberry – It’s powerful enough to reduce the sugar levels in the blood by 40% after a meal. It was proved in a recent study which was conducted by the Minnesota University that mulberry tea prevents sugar spikes in the blood, thus preventing from provoking serious problems.
Bitter melon – It’s considered to be one of the best natural remedy for diabetes. It’s rich in various compounds that lower the glucose levels. Moreover, it’s a natural alternative to insulin. It can be used in a lot of ways, including capsules, tea, or supplement. The capsules are proved to be extremely effective so the Philippine government recommends them as an over-the-counter drug for diabetes.
Okra – Experts proved that drinking okra water on a regular basis reduces the risk of sugar spikes in the blood and prevents expansion of diabetes.
Blueberries – They are considered to be a potent remedy against diabetes since they can control the glucose levels from spiking up. Moreover, they lower the cholesterol and triglyceride levels and have various antioxidants that fight free radicals. Its dark color is because of the presence of phytochemicals that accelerate the healing processes in the body.
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