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Health & Nutrition Benefits of Eating Lemons
Lemon juice mixed with hot water is effective in curing problems like digestive disorders, nausea, heartburn and biliousness.
Lemons are also beneficial for alleviating problems of the lower intestines like constipation and worm infestations.
Regular consumption of lemon juice in the morning stimulates the bile-producing capacity of liver and helps in digestion.
Concentrated juice of lemon also helps in dissolving stones present in the gall bladder.
The high vitamin C content of lemons treats infections like asthma, tonsillitis and sore throat.
Eating lemons also hastens healing of wounds and helps to lower high body temperature.
When applied on the skin, lemon juice also helps in removing suntan. You can also add a few drops of lemon juice in your bath water to freshen up your day.
Lemon is also a well-known diuretic. Thus, it helps to treat problems associated with urinary tract infections.
Eating lemons also helps to dispel problems like arthritis or rheumatism.
Lemon juice mixed with glycerin is an effective remedy for smoothening chapped lips.
Mixed with coffee, lemon juice turns out to be a very effective concoction for treating problems like malaria and headaches.
A few drops of lemon juice dabbed on a cotton ball and applied to nostrils helps to stop nose bleeding.
Gently massaging concentrated juice on the gums helps to cure problems of gum bleeding.
Concentrated lemon balms are helpful for curing cough, colds, high blood pressure, high fever, dizziness and menstrual cramps.

info found at http://lifestyle.iloveindia.com/lounge/benefits...


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    JUSTARTover 4 years ago

    beautiful work

  • Thank you.

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • jojophine4
    jojophine4over 4 years ago

    I can’t believe all that lemons can help with, must try some of those remedies at some point. Love all your facts, we don’t only get educated, we get to view your fantastic pencil work too Bridie. Can’t get over the realism of your recent fruit artwork, just brilliant:-)

  • thanks Joanne..glad you read the facts..it means some good is coming from my work..I was also amazed at their goodness… however im not so happy with the drawing…but thats the way it goes …some bad ,some good,,,thanks for dropping by.

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • Jo Holden
    Jo Holdenover 4 years ago

    Great work Bridie. I love the skin on the lemon – wonderful!

  • Thank you Jo… although if I be honest im not too happy with it myself…but thats the way.. thanks for your comment… yes I did put a lot of effort into the skin.

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • EarthGipsy
    EarthGipsyover 4 years ago

    Love your work.

  • Thank you EarthGipsy.. glad you like them…

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • Alex Gardiner
    Alex Gardinerover 4 years ago

    Just copied your “Health & Nutrition Benefits of Eating Lemons” for my wife Bonny Lass she loved the info and says thankyou. Your work is beautiful and creative Bonny Lass.
    The auld Yin.

  • Thanks Alex… I wanted to add the info as I find when I read it sinks in deeper… I do love information like this … every food has its benefits…
    so glad your wife read it… so it will be lemons for supper tonight Alex…lol

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • Karen  Hull
    Karen Hullover 4 years ago

    Now this is amazing detail Bridie – all those little dots and the sections of the sliced lemon are fabulous!!!!

  • Thanks Karen…I put soooooo much effort into it. yes them dots took a long time… but it doesnt look like it fits together somehow…. thanks for the nice comments… its always appreciated.

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • Impressionism
    Impressionismover 4 years ago

    superb drawing! you are so talented
    this is magnificent

  • Thank you so much …I am glad you like it… thanks for taking the time to comment.

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • SlayerX
    SlayerXover 4 years ago

    super cool art!!!! Your whole gallery!!

  • Thank you so much for the lovely compliment.

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • Marion Chapman
    Marion Chapmanover 4 years ago

  • Thank you very much for the feature.I never thought this picture would get a feature. Thank you so much.

    – Bridie Flanagan

  • Lance Barnard
    Lance Barnardover 4 years ago

    Love it !!

  • Thank you.. glad you like it.

    – Bridie Flanagan

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