aren't just for lemonade:
Acid to the taste,
lemons are alkaline forming in the body.
In fact, they are
one of the most alkaline forming foods, making them
great for balancing the body from being highly acidic.
1. they are alkaline
2.Rich in Vitamin
C - making them good for colds and flu.
3. A wonderful
stimulant to your liver. It dissolves uric acid and
other poisons. Fresh lemon juice added to your water
in the morning is a great liver detoxifier.
4.Cleans your bowels.
5. Treats scurvy
- okay, so there isn't so much of that these days...
6.Citric acid in
lemons helps dissolve gallstones, calcium deposits
and kidney stones.
7. Vitamin C in
lemons helps to neutralize free radicals linked to
(I think I'll buy
a lemon farm)
8. Contains phytonutrient
tangeretin - which in case you didn't know has been
proven to fight brains disorders like Parkinsons.
9. In India it
is towted for promoting gastric fire and good for vision.
10. Destroys intestinal
11. When there
is insufficient oxygen (like in Mountain climbing),
lemons are helpful. The first man to reach top of Mt.Everst;
Edmund Hillary said it was greatly due to lemons!
12. Powerful antibacterial.
13. Blood vessel
strengthening thus good in treating high blood pressure.
14. Eye disorders
have improved due to rutin found in lemons.
15. Contain 22
anticancer compounds including slowing down cell growth.
(worth looking into )
16. According to
the Reams Biological Ionization Theory RBT, the lemon
is the only food in the world that ANIONIC - meaning
ion with a regular charge.
Lemons are amazing...and
so is the internet where I got all this info.
do your own due diligence and find out how good they
are for you....sounds like it might be worth it!