These are some of the benefits of neem herbal tea according to the specific health problems that get treated with it.
Neem has been proved to be effective against multiple bacterial strains. Some of such bacteria include staphylococcus aureus, streptococcus pyogenes, cornebacterium, E. coli, and salmonella typhosa taht cause such health problems as meningitis, cystitis, sore throats, typhoid, blood poisoning, food poisoning etc. Neem tea can effectively prevent the growth of these bacteria and thus help in avoiding these deseases.
Apart from countering bacterial infections, neem tea can also keep the human cells protected from various viruses. This prevents many viral infections. In fact, Ayurvedic medicines make use of neem tea for treating many viral diseases including chickenpox, shingles, herpes, and hepatitis. In common viral conditions like cold and flu, neem tea is generally used for getting relief.
In Asian countries like India, neem leaves are burnt and used to treat fungal infections. These include such fungi that cause Athlete's foot, ringworm, and Candida (causing vaginal yeast infections). The two compounds in neem leaves- gedunin and nimbidol- very effectively control these fungi. Thus, the neem tea leaves, even processed, can help avoid fungal infections.
Apart from the external parasites that are treated very well by neem leaves, the intestinal worms which are the causes of some of the very painful health conditions can treated with regular consumption of neem herbal tea. Not only this, neem is also beneficial in fighting against the malaria parasite. There are two compounds of neem leaves- gedunin, a limonoid and quercetin, a flavonoid-n that have been clinically established as an effective agent against malaria parasites.
Neem leaves tea is also a good birth control measure for both men and women. It has spermicidal properties and can make sperm infertile without affecting sex drive or impeding the sperm count in a man.
For general well being, neem tea can be an effective measure for improving immune system as well as for preventing many diseases like heart diseases, blood disorders, digestive system and nervous disorders, skin diseases like acne, eczema etc.
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