Beetroot is an amazing vegetable that has been used to treat diseases since ancient times. Ancient Romans and Greeks used it to lower body temperature, and it is still used to treat certain diseases and condition.
Beetroot is incredibly rich in nutrients – it contains magnesium, vitamins, saponins, chlorine, betaine, flavonoids, iodine, zinc, calcium, sodium and natural nitrites. The chlorine has special hypoallergenic properties which can clean the kidneys, gallbladder and lymph and improve your organ functions.
Beetroot has healing properties in 15 diseases among which: anemia, atherosclerosis, hypertension, diabetes, helps in diseases connected to the thyroid gland, improves memory and sleep, helps in the period of menopause and strengthens the immunity.
The only side-effect is that the urine becomes reddish in color when you consume greater quantities of beetroot, but that’s harmless.