Onion Health Benefits
Health benefits of Onion
Onion is mostly used spice of Indian kitchen and main ingredient of every meal. It also used as Salad. Onion has two types White Onion and Red Onion. In Hindi, Onion known as Pyaz or Pyaj mostly. In Sanskrit, Onion is popular with name Pandu or Plandu. Onion English name of Pyaz and its latin name Allium Cepa of Amaryllidaceae family. In Indian mythology and Ayurveda you can see the Plandu on many places. Onion not only used in meal for taste but it has many health properties due to which it almost used by every housewife. Some people avoid using raw onion in Salad form due its putridity. To end putridity or foul smell of raw onion, cut it into small pieces and dip into water for some time before use. In Ayurveda, Onion is one very beneficial herb that treats Tridosha. It Reduce Vaata, extrude Pitta and destroy Kapha Dosha. Although onion health benefits are too many but most noteworthy of them mentioned as below:
Onion Health Benefits
- In Cough disorders, onion is very beneficial. Mix onion extract 5-7 gram with 1 gram Sonth (Dry ginger) and some honey. Use this mixture to extrude cough or phlegm to treat different cough disorders. Onion also a best sure shot for arthritis.
- Onion is Diuretic and used to treat urinary disorders. Use onion extract empty stomach to treat gonorrhea disease.
- In Hemorrhage treatment, pour the onion extract into nose. You can also tie the half cut onion to treat haemorrhage naturally.
- To avoid sunstroke, put Onion into pocket. If you are suffered with sunstroke then take a massage of onion extract.
- Onion for Eyes– Prepare a solution of equal amount of white onion, ginger and lemon extract. Add honey in equal amount of all three ayurvedic herbs. So this herbal combination very beneficial to treat eye disorders like cataract, glaucoma and helps to improve vision.
6. In Baldness home remedies, prepare a mixture of onion extract, curd and lemon organic herb. Mix some Suhaga (Borax) in this mixture and apply it on the roots of hairs. Wash your head after 1-2 hours and this herbal mixture also very useful in dandruff removal also.
7. Above mentioned 6 herbal mixture also used to treat skin problems. Finally apply this paste on the skin to treat disorders.
8. Onion for Gastric Onion also used to treat stomach ache or abdominal pain due to gastric problem.
Onion also used to treat constipation and other stomach problems like gastric. Raw Onion, a fiber rich food so very beneficial for digestion system. Hence use Onion daily in meal or as Salad at home to treat different stomach disorders. You must try these 8 Onion home remedies and take onion health benefits your kitchen herb for healthy body.