Yes, you got that right, this powerful and super-healthy seed will help you prevent cancer and fight many diseases, such as: diabetes, heart diseases, etc. Here’s comes the million-dollar question – what’s the name of this super-healthy seed?
Ladies and gentlemen, today we’re going to talk about the black cumin seed. A quick question – did you know that this amazing seed is also known by the name black caraway, black sesame, onion seed and roman coriander?
This powerful seed comes from the plant Nigella Sativa. More than 600 studies have examined the health benefits of this powerful seed and it has a long history of use in the traditional medicine (Ayurveda and Siddha). We can easily say that the black cumin seed has more than 20 medicinal uses.
The black cumin seed has powerful:
- Analgesic properties.
- Renal protective properties.
- Anti-cancer properties.
- Anti-microbial properties.
- Anti-oxidant properties.
- Immune-boosting properties.
- Anti-microbial properties.
- Hepato-protective properties.
Many people around the world call it the Miracle Herb. Panacea is the old Lating name of this powerful seed and it means Cure for Everything. As we mentioned before, you can use this amazing seed for almost everything: boost your immunity, improve your digestive health, kidney problems, heart diseases, liver support and more.
In the Middle East, people use it to treat asthma, bronchitis, rheumatism, indigestion, lack of appetite, diarrhea, skin problems, etc. Does the name Thymoquinone rings any bell? Thymoquinone is the most powerful compound found in this seed.
Black Cumin Seed –Health Benefits:
- Prevent Cancer
Thymoquinone (the most powerful compound found in black cumin seed) has powerful anti-cancer properties. This powerful compound is very beneficial against: lung, kidney, prostate, liver, colon, breast and skin cancer.
- Help you with diabetes
Study confirms – a recent study has revealed that this powerful seed will help you decrease the oxidative stress and preserve the integrity of pancreatic β cells. A group of people (with diabetes) consumed ½ tablespoon of black cumin seed every day (for 3 months). This process increased the functionality of the pancreatic β cells.
- Healthy heart
That’s right, the thymoquinone compound will keep your heart healthy. It will also help you with high blood pressure and elevated heart rate.
- Prevent obesity
As we mentioned before, this seed has strong anti-obesity properties. It will and help you lose weight much faster.
Black Cumin Seed – The Best Way to Use It:
Ladies and gentlemen, these are the best ways to use this powerful seed. First, you can buy the black cumin oil in supplement form. Or, you can add black cumin seeds to your favorite meals. Or, just make homemade black cumin tea. It’s very simple – just add 1 tablespoon of black cumin seeds in a cup of boiling water. Leave it for 10 minutes. Add honey and enjoy your tea.
Last, but not least important – mix garlic, honey and black cumin seeds to make the most powerful homemade syrup. It will boost your immune system and help you fight the cold and the flu. Topical uses – apply black cumin oil on your skin to treat skin allergies, psoriasis, eczema, etc.