health benefits of onionAlong with garlic, onion (Allium) should be considered the most important natural aphrodisiac that have been known for centuries. Along with excellent nutritional abilities, onion has very powerful properties to boost libido and enhance sexual performance in both men and women. Known as an effective herbal remedy for such diseases as high blood pressure, tuberculosis, influenza, asthma, insomnia, vertigo and many others, this natural remedy is valued for its numerous therapeutic properties.  Blood sugar lowering, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant are among the most important health benefits of onions.

Onion as a food is mentioned in many holy books. For example, it is referred in Sanskrit as “palandu“.  In Bible, onion is mentioned as a delicious and nourishing meal eaten which the Israelites (leaded by Mose) tried in Egypt on their way to to the land of Canaan. Garlic and onion were used by warriors in ancient Rome to improve their health and generate the energy necessary for long and exhausting battles. Strong aphrodisiac properties should be added to numerous health benefits of onions. Due to this natural property of onion, in the middle ages this food was banned in many religious houses and convents for its aphrodisiac powers.

If you want to improve your sexual desire using this natural remedy, you can prepare the following mixture. Peel off a middle-size onion, crush it and fry in a small amount of butter till it goes soft. Then, add a cup of fresh honey and mix thoroughly. Take a teaspoon of this mixture every morning, and you will always be in a good shape and sexual health. Besides, you can eat fresh white or red onion. A perfect source of zinc and Vitamin E, which can stimulate testosterone production and enhance reproductive function, onions can help you feel strong and powerful in bed.

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