No doubt, the medical science is striving for curative medicines for various diseases. It is heartening to note that there are medicines for many types of ailments and some preventive measures for some types of illness. In the background of alternative medicine gaining importance, some research in the relevant field has made in-roads for effective prevention of various diseases.
With multiple benefits, the Black Cumin seeds occupy the top-rated medicinal values for a host of diseases. In the study, the researchers have concluded that black seed was a potent inhibitor against 97 of the total 144 strains of bacteria besides being resistive to many of them.
Black Cumin Benefits
You will get the black cumin seed oil from the Nigella Sativa plant belonging to the ranunculus family. This annually flowering plant found in southwestern Asia, the Mediterranean and Africa have a delicate aroma, which is used as a spice for culinary taste and as herbal medicine. The research findings also emphasize that the black cumin seed (Nigella Sativa) is resistant to ‘superbugs’ which is considered a public health risk. You will get the black cumin seed oil in capsule form too. The black cumin benefits include following.
- Inhibit Cancer: The phytochemicals and antioxidant properties inherently found in black cumin seeds facilitate fighting in a natural way against dreaded. More than 50% of the patients experienced a decrease in their tumor cells as per the Croatian scientists, the reason being the presence of thymoquinone and thymohydroquinone in the black seed oil.
- Healthier Liver: No doubt, the liver is one of the most significant organs for processing the toxins consumed by the humans. Those who have a poor liver function level due to the side effects of medication or excessive alcohol or some disease could be able to tone up the liver function with the use of the black seed oil capsule.
- Combat Diabetes: The research team from the Indian Council of Medical Research published an article in the Journal of Endocrinology that the black seed oil can promote partial regeneration of beta cells of the pancreas. Therefore, it is possible to reverse the Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes in a phased manner.
- Facilitate Weight Loss: The anti-obesity properties found in the black seed oil can prevent weight gain as found in the scientific study on plants as published in the Journal of Diabet4es and Metabolic Disorders. In another study too, it was observed that the black seed oil has the capability in reducing the body mass index in human beings.