Beans are a very valuable and useful product. Beans contain many useful substances. Due to the amount of protein in beans, it is close to meat and fish. For this reason, doctors now recommend eating legumes (beans, peas, etc.) more often instead of red meat.
Extensive research has shown that excessive consumption of red meat is harmful to human health. Doctors recommend eating legumes 2-3 times a week.
Beans contain various organic acids, carotene, vitamins C, B1, B2, B6, PP, E, various minerals (especially copper, zinc, potassium, sulfur, iron, iodine, phosphorus), other useful substances (tryptophan, lysine, tyrosine).
Consumption of beans has a very positive effect on our immune system, according to Medical News today.
Beans, which have a diuretic effect, especially its red varieties, have a positive effect on the bladder and urinary tract.
Beans are very good for the health of teeth and gums.
Beans clear the airways of mucus.
Beans, rich in B vitamins, are very useful for the nervous system – soothes, improves the functioning of the nervous system.
Beans have a positive effect on the functioning of the reproductive system. This is especially true for men. Intake of beans improves potency in men.
Beans contain special substances that help regulate blood sugar. For this reason, beans are very useful for diabetics.
Potassium-rich beans are very good for the heart – they regulate heart rhythm and strengthen the heart muscle. Potassium also helps reduce edema in the body.
Beans also help those suffering from high blood pressure, help regulate blood pressure.
Beans lower blood cholesterol levels, which prevents clogged arteries.
The only downside of beans is the formation of gas in the intestines. In medicine, this is called "flatulence". To reduce this feature of beans, experts recommend soaking beans in water for several hours before cooking.
Also, when a little soda is added to the water, this negative feature of beans is reduced. Beans needs to be cooked for a long time and natural herbicides such as dill and anise should be added to the dish.
It should be borne in mind that the consumption of beans in some diseases can be harmful to human health. These diseases include: gastric and duodenal ulcers, colitis, cholecystitis, pancreatitis, gout.
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