Useful properties of birch sap
Birch sap is a storehouse of useful substances for all categories of people. But it is especially useful for patients with diabetes mellitus. It contains fruit sugar and xylitol - sugar substitutes for diabetics.
This juice has many tannins, potassium and calcium, iron and a number of acids. These are nicotinic, glutamic and malic acids, as well as phytoncides - anti-inflammatory substances. Birch sap thanks to this unique composition strengthens the immune system and cleanses the blood, improves metabolism and promotes hemopoiesis. It has juice and antitumor properties. It is used as an expectorant and anti-inflammatory drug, as well as a diuretic and choleretic. Due to the richness of the mineral composition, the juice produces a wonderful cosmetic effect. That is, when used internally, it cleanses the body, and therefore improves the complexion, strengthens the nails, hair. But to enhance the cosmetic effect can be washed with birch sap.
It is also an indispensable tool for diseases of joints and bones. Helps with rheumatism and radiculitis, arthritis and arthrosis.
For a healthy body in the season, nutritionists recommend drinking 8 liters of birch sap. In this case, you need to start with half a glass a day, because the diuretic effect of the product is very strong.
Can Birch Juice Be Pregnant
So, the product is simply unique. But will not its use harm future mothers? They can drink birch sap only if there is no allergy to birch pollen. Usually, such an allergy is very rare. And, nevertheless, if a pregnant woman is just predisposed to such an allergy, then the use of juice and speech can not be.
Birch juice will become a cure for a future mother if she has a strong toxicosis. Then you need to drink from 3 glasses to a liter of juice a day to forget about the symptoms of toxicosis. Only to abuse this juice is impossible in view of the fact that it contains a lot of glucose.
Also, this juice will be useful if pregnancy is accompanied by an increase in blood pressure or a decrease in it.pressure, bringing it to normal values. And what can be safer for a child than the natural normalizer of mom pressure? In this situation, drinking juice is recommended before eating a half cup.
Also, birch juice will help a future mother cope with swelling, as it is a diuretic. Drink a glass of juice three times a day, and you quickly forget about puffiness and a feeling of heaviness in your legs.
It should be noted and another useful property of juice for a pregnant woman. If you use it in the last trimester and after childbirth, it will have a beneficial effect on lactation and will help to reduce weight. And for a woman after giving birth, this is actual. The only warning in this case is the possibility of allergies in the baby. But even this happens very rarely.
By the way, there is an opinion that it is very useful for pregnant women to walk in a birch grove, as a birch charges a person with positive energy. The future mom is very helpful.
So, use birch juice during pregnancy, get well and be charged with positive!