What we eat and drink early in the morning will influence your physical condition for a whole day. Do you know that drinking warm water that you mix with a little lemon juice will give you a lot of health benefit?
Before you start your daily activities, you are advised to drink warm water mixed with a little lemon juice, or put slices of lemon in your drink and let it blend with your warm water before you drink it. Drinking warm water mixed in lemon juice will certainly make you a lot healthier.
Here are some of the benefits that you will derive from drinking warm water in the morning:
- Your immune system is stronger
As you know that weak immune system will make you easily suffer from any diseases. By drinking warm water mixed with a little lemon juice will improve your immune system. Lemon is rich in vitamin C and potassium. Vitamin C protects you against flu, while potassium stimulates the brain and nerve function which help control blood pressure.
- Your pH will stay in balance
Lemon is an acidic food, whereas your health body is alkaline. However, when lemon enters the body, it shifts to alkaline and its acid content will not create acidity in your body metabolism. Therefore, you pH will stay in balance.
- Your body weight will decrease
Lemon contains high fiber pectin, which makes you not hungry easily. As you are not hungry, you will not eat much food. Therefore, lemon can be the right choice to help you lose your weight.
Warm water will stimulate alimentary canal and peristalsis in the bowel wall so that foods will be well digested. Mineral and vitamin contained in lemon will also get rid of toxin in digestive tract.
- Natural diuretic
Drinking lemon juice will make you urinate more as lemon juice functions as natural diuretic. Diuretic will force poison or toxin to go out of your system as you often urinate. This will create a healthy urinary tract.
- Shining and healthy skin
Vitamin C in lemon can help prevent wrinkle and stains on the face. Lemon juice can remove poison in the blood and increase the beauty of your skin.
- Dehydration Prevention
When body experiences dehydration, body organ will not do all of its functions optimally so that it will cause accumulation of poison, stress, constipation, and other health problems. Lemon contains a lot of mineral, which keeps you well hydrated.
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