LDL – C (LDL cholesterol) is also commonly known as the ‘bad cholesterol’. When evaluating the risk of potential heart disease, the blood levels of LDL – C are calculated. Fats like cholesterol cannot be easily dissolved, that makes it hard for the body to carry them on its own. This represents a big problem.
For that reason, the body needs to find a specific solution by combining the proteins and fats in order to produce lipoproteins, created by mixing cholesterol with some specific proteins. These proteins are also called ‘transport vehicles’ since they transport fats like triglycerides, cholesterol, and phospholipids.
LDL cholesterol might provoke problems for a numerous people worldwide. Most of the problems can be treated with meds, however, in today’s article, we are going to show you how to treat LDL cholesterol in a natural way.
Basil, a bushy annual herb, is often considered to be the king of the herbs since it’s potent antioxidant and antibiotic characteristics. It can provide you with incredible health benefits thanks to its high content of phytonutrients.
Basil grows in warm and tropical climates and can be found in over 60 varieties, separated into 3 groups: purple, bush, and sweet. It can grow outdoor or indoor. It is best when used fresh when it stills preserves its pungent flavor.
Thanks to its high content of vitamin K, basil regulates blood clots and LDL cholesterol. Due to its high amount of vitamin A and C, basil prevents the blood vessels from a damage provoked by the free radicals.
To sum up, this incredible herb prevents hearts attacks, strokes, and atherosclerosis.
All you need are 2 Tbsp. of basil on a daily basis to get the most of its health benefits, such as:
It’s extremely powerful antimicrobial characteristics are the main reason why this herb is a potent antibiotic. Mix the basil with a garlic clove and drink the mixture to fight colds and flu easily.
Cleanses the blood vessels
It clears the arteries from the bad cholesterol.
The high content of antioxidants makes basil extremely effective and powerful against various health problems. At the same time, it protects from damages as a result of carcinogens.
Basil consumption can solve diarrhea, kidneys, warts, constipation, cough, headaches, parasites, and etc.