White radish or often known by many people as Japanese daikon or radish, is one type of vegetable originating from China which is then cultivated in our beloved country Indonesia. Vegetables with the Latin name Raphanus raphanistrum var. this sativus, belongs to the family Brassicaceae or Cruciferaceae.
The vegetable group is still a family with cabbage or cabbage. White radish is said to have a lot of healthy nutrients for our bodies because in white radish itself there are types of content which among them are in 100 grams of white radish vegetables can contain 21 calories, 0.9 grams of protein, 0.1 gram of fat, 4, 2 grams of carbohydrates, and 1.4 grams of fiber. The nutritional contents are very good for maintaining the health of our bodies to avoid various diseases.
In addition to the above nutritional content, white radish also contains many minerals and vitamins such as calcium, phosphorus, iron, sodium, potassium, copper, zinc, vitamin B, vitamin C, and vitamin K. The high nutrient content in white radish is definitely very beneficial for the body especially for bodily health. Now that’s some explanation about this white radish, how interested are you guys trying to consume it? Next Mimin will discuss what benefits we will get from consuming white radish vegetables regularly. Immediately, we discuss, the benefits that we will get from consuming white radish for the health of our bodies include:
1. Can improve the immune system
White radish can increase the immune system because white radish contains anti-oxidants and also vitamin C which is believed to increase the immune system. Vitamin C in white radishes can improve metabolism in the body. In addition, vitamin B and vitamin E to potassium in it can also contribute to the improvement of the immune system. Consuming white radish regularly can prevent various diseases that attack the body.
2. Stabilize the condition of diabetics
White radish is one type of antidiabetic vegetables. The results of a study found that radish seeds are efficacious to overcome insulin resistance, and increase the absorption of sugar from the blood. So for those of you who are often affected by diabetes, I recommend trying to consume this white radish regularly to be free of diabetes
3. Prevent inflammation of cartilage
The next benefit is that white radish can help us prevent cartilage inflammation. So if you have osteoporosis, white radishes can handle it. The benefits of white radish can overcome osteoporosis because the antioxidant content in it can ward off free radicals that can cause damage to cartilage.
4. Can help you lose weight
Now this is one of the benefits that you certainly must know, especially for people who want to have an ideal body weight. The high fiber and water content in white radishes is believed to increase the stool mass and help the disposal process more smoothly. In addition, the fiber content will also make the full effect last longer felt by the body.
Those are some of the benefits of white radish for the health of our bodies. Actually there are many other benefits that you can search for yourself later on Google. Here I only provide benefits that are important to you to know. Thank you for reading this article until the end. Hopefully we can all live a happy and healthy life, of course.