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India is a country which is also known for its spices. There is a rich variety of spices which comes from our country. India is a place where a lot of importance is given to the curry. A numbers of spices are included to make a proper curry. Spices are something which is very famous of India and it is even imported to other countries. One of all these spices is black pepper. There are numbers of benefits of black pepper.

From an omelet, pasta to a vegetable stir fry, we add black pepper to everything to enhance the taste factor. But black pepper has healthy properties than just a taste factors. It is a spice that has the potential to make food more beneficial when used in various recipes or as a table spice. The aroma of freshly ground black pepper is irresistible and very difficult to ignore. Studies have shown that black pepper has quite a handful of healthy properties. Here is a bunch of black pepper health benefits.

•     Good for stomach and helps in digestion.
•     Helps to lose weight
•     Good for skin:
•     Relief for cough and cold
•     Fight against infections, insect bites etc
•     Good antioxidant
•     Enhances bioavailability
•     Avoid ear-ache and gangrene
•     Good for conditions like asthma, whooping cough etc
•     Treat conditions of tooth decay and toothache
Another Indian eatable which is quite a name in Indian kitchen and people’s heart is jaggery. Being sweet it was traditionally taken as a desert after meals. It is still used in various things and it is still a favorite of children. Another food that has been used for hundreds of years as a medicinal aid, and can help relieve many health problems is jaggery. Jaggery with its ability to cleanse the body has other various benefits. Here is a sneak peak at the benefits of jaggery:

•     Diabetic people are often advised to replace sugar with jaggery
•     Purifies the blood
•     Extremely beneficial for anemic people as it is rich in iron
•     Helps maintain blood pressure levels due to low amounts of sodium
•     Reduces water retention in the body so controls weight of the body
•     Helps in fighting the free radicals in the body
•     Strengthens the nervous system
•     Helps control indigestion and constipation problems
•     Extremely beneficial for throat and lung infections
•     Helps in preventing breathing problems and asthma
•     Helps fight pollution by allowing people to breathe easily in higher levels of pollution and smoke
•     Helpful in relieving fatigue and relaxes muscles and nerves
•     Prevents rheumatism

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