For centuries horseradish has been used to treat various diseases. Because of its unique taste and medicinal properties, horseradish is one of the most important plants used in phytotherapy. Horseradish is a powerful plant that offers many health benefits, including its ability to alleviate respiratory conditions, aid weight loss, lower blood pressure, stimulate healthy digestion, build strong bones, strengthen the immune system health.
It contains compounds that increase the liver’s ability to get rid of carcinogens. It improves the function of the digestive system by stimulating the secretion of intestinal and gastric juices, enzymes and the bile from the pancreas. The roots of horseradish are also known to help lower your risk of cancer, because they contain high amounts of glucosinolates. Horseradish can also be used to destroy bacteria in the throat and treat urinary tract infections that can cause bronchitis, coughs and related problems, due to its antibiotic properties. High in sulfur content which is why it is considered a liver loving food.
This recipe can help eliminate excess fat and water from the body.
- First peel and chop the horseradish root. Put it in a blender or a food processor and blend it.
- Take one lemon, cut it into cubes and remove the seeds. Add to the horseradish mixture and process everything together.
- Add the honey and mix.
Consume one teaspoon twice a day with meals. With a proper exercise and diet, you could see the results after 3 weeks.