Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

first_imgPeople continue to use apple cider vinegar as a medicine chest item useful in treating a wide variety of physical ailments.For years, senior citizens in the community and herbalists have cited the healing qualities of apple cider vinegar.Apple cider vinegar is found in supermarkets, and herbal shops and is made from pulverized apples after a period of fermentation when the apples are broken down to bacteria and yeast, turned into alcohol that ferments into vinegar holding high contents of acetic and amino acids.The proponents of the healing effects of apple cider vinegar, preferably the organic kind, recommends its consumption (usually a tablespoon in an 8 ounce glass of water two – three times daily to treat:Digestive problems like heart-burn or indigestion. (Consume the apple cider vinegar after meals).Diabetes: apple cider vinegar reduces glucose (sugar) levels (Consume a dose of the product before going to bed).High cholesterol: Consume daily apple cider vinegar reduces high levels of cholesterol.High blood pressure. Regular doses reduce high blood pressure and promotes a healthy heart.Cancer: Apple cider vinegar is said to slow the growth, and even kill cancer cells.Weight loss: the product promotes weight loss, as it is said to reduces the appetite making people feel less hungry.Health effects of the properties found in apple cider vinegar;Potassium: Aids the building of muscles, transmission of nerve impulses, heart activity, prevents brittle teeth, hair loss and nasal mucus.Acetic acid: Slows the digestion of starch, and lowers the increase of glucose in the blood.Ash (or alkaline): Helps to maintain proper pH levels in the body, which prevents and/or fight cancer cells.Malic acid: Helps to prevent the ill effects of viruses, bacteria, and fungi; removes toxins from the body, enhance bowel regularity, and promotes clean, healthy skin.Because of the acidic qualities of apple cider vinegar, it’s always recommended it’s diluted before applying it to the skin or drinking. If applied or consumed too strong it can damage the tooth enamel, tissues of the throat, mouth or skin, and have the reverse effect in the stomach.last_img read more

LeBron James shares MVP bond with Patrick Mahomes in Twitter exchange

first_imgLeBron James has already entered playoff mode, but his accompanying social media shutdown hasn’t yet commenced.The Lakers star took a few moments early Thursday to respond to a tweet by reigning NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes, who had an up-close view of James’ one-footed dagger 3-pointer against the Pelicans on Wednesday night. King James, who was a pretty fair football player in his younger days, recognized Mahomes’ breakout season in 2018 with the Kansas City Chiefs:Good to have you in the building tonight MVP!! 🙏🏾 https://t.co/9qvrowSqPv— LeBron James (@KingJames) February 28, 2019MORE: Mahomes SN’s 2018 NFL Offensive Player of the Year How close was Mahomes to James on that shot? This close:Bron’s fadeaway 3 had @PatrickMahomes hype 👌 pic.twitter.com/c4At4Jkno4— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 28, 2019James told reporters he didn’t know Mahomes’ seat location at Staples Center during the game. If only he had taken a glance to his right after that shot . . ..@PatrickMahomes was right where he should be tonight, because MVPs sit courtside to watch @KingJames 👀 pic.twitter.com/YTF8hNcA9i— FOX Sports (@FOXSports) February 28, 2019Mahomes has a way to go to match LeBron in the MVP standings (James has four to Mahomes’ one), but the KC QB is just 23. James was 24 when he notched his first award in 2009.last_img read more