DetailsBlack pepper (Piper nigrum) is a flowering vine in the family Piperaceae, cultivated for its fruit, which is usually dried and used as a spice and seasoning. Pepper when its mature has green color and becomes red when it ripe. It gets the black color when its processed (dried in sun) and hence called black pepper. White pepper is when the ripe pepper is dried without skin.
Health Benefits of Black Pepper
Aids in Weight LossThe outer shell of pepper corn has the ability to break down fat cells. Therefore a diet contain peppery food can help you in natural weight loss. You can consume 1 to 2 table spoons for black pepper per day for weight loss but too much quantities can only result in stomach irritations. It can be added to the food you consume or can be consumed directly by mixing with 1 table spoon of honey. Make sure to drink at least one cup of water after having pepper. Consuming plain yogurt is also beneficial for soothing your intestinal walls.
Relief from Asthma and Whooping CoughAs Pepper has strong anti inflammatory properties it can be used as a good treatment for Asthma and whooping cough. A tea spoon full of raw honey along with black peeper acts as a very powerful agent in treating Whooping cough and Asthma. Make sure not to consume Black pepper powder directly because it can even cause death by interrupting the proper functioning of lungs.
Used for Treating UlcersStomach Ulcers are a painful that are more likely to occur in men. It's a break in the tissue lining of the stomach forming a sensitive patch. Recent studies prove that black pepper has great benefits on treating ulcers because of it's anti oxidant and anti inflammatory properties. Researches are still going on regarding the health benefits of black pepper.
Improves Neurological HealthThe main compound of Pepper is Peperine. A number of studies prove that peperine is a key component for reducing memory impairments. Chemical pathways in the brain get stimulated by the presence of peperine which is the main compound of pepper. Hence pepper is really beneficial for Alzheimer's patients and those who are suffering from Dementia.
Anti-bacterial propertyAnti-bacterial property of black pepper acts as prevention against infections and insect bites. Pepper added to regular diet helps to keep the arteries clean by removing the excess cholesterol that gets accumulated in the walls of the arteries. Hence decreases the chances for atherosclerosis which can a be the root cause for heart attacks.
You can buy fresh and organic Black Pepper with no added preservatives in online from spicesfarm.com. The spice is produced in Kerala, the southern tropical state of India which has the best weather favorable for quality yield of Black Pepper
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