Diabetes is a progressive disease affecting millions of people. These herbal remedies to cure type 2 diabetes naturally are quite effective.
Type 2 Diabetes is a medical disorder in which body becomes resistant to the normal effects of insulin i.e. insulin resistance. Additionally, it may gradually lose the capacity to produce sufficient amount of insulin in pancreas.
It is also known as Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) or Type II Diabetes as well as Adult-Onset or Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes. You can control or reverse diabetes only by adopting plant-based diet, regular exercises as well as healthy lifestyle modifications.
Additionally, it is also advised to consume some natural & herbal medications regularly at least for few months. This strategy will assist you in treating diabetes at home.
You just need to follow certain guidelines before taking these anti-diabetic herbs for treatment. Here are 10 anti-diabetic herbs to treat type 2 diabetes naturally:
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(1) Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis)
It is one of the most amazing herbal remedies to cure type 2 diabetes naturally. Aloe vera is a plant species that belongs to the plant family Asphodelaceae. This plant is widely been used for decorative purposes. It can be grown successfully as an indoor plant.
Aloe vera is found to contain several substances such as amino acids, lectins, mannans, anthraquinones, phytosterols, enzymes, saponins & many more. These constituents together can help to improve blood sugar levels in diabetics. It can also decrease blood lipids (fats) as well as decrease swelling & promotes faster healing of wounds.
According to a post published in News Max, taking aloe vera as an oral supplement can significantly reduce the level of glucose in the blood (46.6mg/dl). Additionally, it can also reduce HbA1c (1.05%) or glycated hemoglobin.
Regular consumption of aloe vera can stimulate the secretion of insulin in the body. This beneficial effect of aloe vera is particularly useful for those suffering from type 2 diabetes. However, the diabetics with blood sugar levels of 200mg/dl were benefited the most from its consumption.
Apart from these beneficial effects, aloe vera can also be sued for several other health benefits. Some of the applications of aloe vera include treatment of certain skin conditions, gastro-intestinal conditions as well as various cosmetic applications.
How To Use Aloe Vera To Beat Diabetes:
Pre-diabetics or diabetics can consume aloe vera either as oral supplements or in combination with bay leaves and turmeric. You can also drink aloe vera juice for optimum results.
You should mix together one-half tablespoon of powdered bay leaves and turmeric along with one tablespoon of aloe vera gel. Now, you have to consume it just twice daily, before lunch and dinner. This healthy practice will help you to control diabetes naturally.
Precautions For Using Aloe Vera:
You should avoid consumption of excess amount of aloe vera particularly for long term. Aloe vera gel can be used safely in a dose of 15 ml/day for up to 42 days. However, long term use of large amount of aloe latex may result in diarrhea, kidney problems, blood in urine muscle weakness, weight loss & even heart disturbances.
Additionally, you should also avoid consuming aloe vera latex during pregnancy as it may cause miscarriage. It could also be a risk for birth defects. Finally, you should not forget to consult your physician to ask about its safety for use along with prescribed diabetes medications.
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