Onions are very beneficial. They help in easing you from many diseases like common cold, asthama, respiratory problem, cough, etc. WHO has also accepted the values of Onions.
Onion has been used from ages and our parents and grandparents have always been advising us to consume raw onions.
Here are few medicinal values of onion.
Good Oral Health: There has been a practice of consuming raw onions during our meal. Onions prevent tooth decay and oral infections. To kill germs present in the oral area, throat and lips chew raw onions for 2 to 3 minutes.
Immune System Strength: Phytochemicals are stimulants to vitamin C within our body this phytochemical is present in onions. Vitamin C helps increase your immune system. It fights against toxins.
Treatment for Heart Ailments: Onions act as blood thinners (anticoagulants), which prevents the red blood cells from forming clumps and clots. Blocks and clots can lead to heart disorders or cardiovascular diseases.
Prevention of Cancer: Onions are rich in active compounds that damage the development and spread of cancerous cells. Quercetin is a powerful antioxidant compound that helps in prevention of the spread of cancer.
Glowing Skin: Onion juice is used as a serum for treating acne. Mix onion juice and honey or olive oil and apply a thin layer of it on the acne and rinse it after 15 minutes. It also helps in reducing itching and redness.
Boosts Sexual Drive: Increase the insist/ urge on for a healthy sex life.
Treating Urinary Disorders: Burning sensation during urination? The onions can provide substantial relief. People suffering from this condition should drink water boiled with 6 to 7 grams of onions. See the magic.