Garlic is considered a wonder remedy for many diseases. This is believed by many herbal and alternative remedy practitioners that Garlic can help in curing many diseases including fatal diseases like cancer, high blood pressure, cardiac diseases and also helpful in controlling diabetes.
Garlic helps in reducing the cholesterol in human body. Regular intake of garlic can keep your
blood pressure and cholesterol level under control. In many skin disease garlic juice is
rubbed in raw form to cure the bacterial and viral infections. It also controls fungal
More surprisingly it can play its role in controlling hair loss and hair fall. There is a disease
called atherosclerosis, where the walls of arteries become hardened is also benefited by the use of garlic.
Generally speaking it is considered helpful in controlling heart diseases and is helpful for
the heart. It is also helpful in losing the weight in obese persons. So it can be used side by side with other weight controlling methods.
Garlic can be used by making a paste in the form of a Sauce, it can also be used in raw condition with honey early in the
morning. It can also be used by chopping into fine pieces and by sprinkling over the food.
Garlic is successfully used as an agent to cure the toothache, insect bites, cough and cold, sinus problems and urinary tract diseases.
Garlic intake should not be over dosed. It should be used with caution as its over dose can give
side effects also. Generally daily intake should not increase from 2-5 grams. If someone feels any problems with using Garlic he or she should stop using garlic.
From the Islamic point view one should avoid using raw garlic if he has to attend the Masjid for prayer immediately as it can cause pungent smell from the mouth and cause inconvenience for others.