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How to cure ulcers naturally

If you are suffering from ulcers and you want to cure that, it is possible to do that naturally at home. Let's find out how you can do that.

Cabbage juice

Cabbage is a popular natural ulcer remedy and it has been used for a long time because of its effectiveness. It is high in vitamins C, which is an antioxidant that can prevent and treat H.pylori infections which are the most common cause of stomach ulcers. Cabbage juice is very effective in treating and also preventing different types of digestive ulcers including those types that affect the stomach. A scientific study found that when people suffering from stomach and upper digestive tract ulcers were given fresh cabbage juice throughout the day, it healed the ulcers in the next 7 to 10 days. This is several times faster than the average healing time necessary in conventional treatment. It can also help people who receive conventional treatment with no success. A scientific study provided fresh cabbage juice to the participants suffering from stomach ulcers who previously received conventional treatment but did not benefit from it. 81% of the participants wear a symptom-free within a week with the treatment of cabbage juice.

Licorice

Licorice is a spice which is found in Asia and the Mediterranean region. It is derived from the dried root of the Glycyrrhiza glabra plant and it is a popular traditional herbal medicine which is used for treatment of different types of conditions. Licorice root has ulcer preventing and fighting properties. It can stimulate the stomach and intestine is to produce more mucus which will protect the stomach lining. The extra mucus can speed up the healing process and can also reduce the pain associated with ulcers. Scientific studies have found that there are some compounds in Licorice, which can prevent the growth of H.pylori. However, you should be careful while using it because it may interfere with some medications and result in side effects. Also, dried licorice root is different from licorice flavoured sweets or candy, which may not produce the desired result and are also very high in sugar.

Garlic

Garlic is another food that has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties. Garlic extracts can help you by increasing the recovery speed from ulcers. It can also reduce the possibility of ulcer development. Different scientific studies conducted on the benefits of garlic found that garlic extract has the capacity to prevent H.pylori. This is a crucial property because it means it can prevent the possibility of ulcer development in people. A recent scientific study found that when participants consumed two cloves of raw garlic every day for three days, it helped significantly reduce bacterial activity in the stomach lining of the participants who were suffering from H.pylori infection. There are more scientific studies going on about the benefits of garlic and do studies will help in creating more conclusive idea about how garlic helps you in ulcer treatment and prevention.

Honey

Honey is an antioxidant rich food and it can offer several health benefits. It can improve your overall health, your eye health, reduce risk of heart disease, stroke and some types of cancer. One among the benefits is prevention and improvement of ulcers.

It can prevent the formation and promote healing of different wounds including ulcers. Honey has antibacterial properties and it can fight H.pylori which is known as one of the most common causes of stomach ulcers. It can reduce the risk of developing ulcers and it can also heal existing ulcers faster.

References

1. Beat Ulcers
2. Gastritis: Peptic ulcers
3. Peptic Ulcers (Stomach Ulcers)