Most often when people eat papaya, they throw away its seeds without knowing its benefits. They can prevent and cure a lot of ailments connected to the gut, liver, worms and Dengue.
1. Health of the liver
The nutrients contained in the seeds can help you with the cirrhosis of the liver. Grind 5-6 papaya seeds with juice or food. Do this procedure for 30 days.
It will keep you away from diseases and will help with the liver detoxification.
2.Health of the kidney
The seeds will help you to prevent renal failure, and improve the kidney health.
3. Anti-inflammatory properties
Papaya seeds have anti-inflammatory properties which make them great for alleviating arthritis, redness, joint disease, and pain.
4. Anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties
Papaya seeds can fight viral infections and cure a lot of diseases including Typhoid and Dengue and also they can kill harmful bacteria like E. coli, Staph, and Salmonella.
How to make papaya juice:
Take 2 papaya leaves and first, wash them, then cut them into small pieces. By using a filter cloth, pound and squeeze the pulp through it.
Squeeze out 2 tablespoons of juice, and drink it daily.
5. Fights cancer
The agents in the papaya seeds can stop the growth of cancer cells and tumors. Papaya seeds also have isothiocyanate which is good for leukemia, colon, breast, prostate, and lung cancer.
6. Destroys parasites
Papaya seeds have an alkaloid, known as “Carpaine” which helps in killing the ameba parasites and intestinal worms. Also, it can metabolize the proteins.
7. Natural contraceptive
The seeds are used as natural contraceptives for both women and men because they do not have any side-effects.
8. Aids digestion
Papaya seeds have enzyme papain which is beneficial for women who are trying to get pregnant, and also for protein digestion.
In order to reduce the production of sperm without affecting the libido, men have to eat 1 teaspoon papaya seeds every day, for 3 months. But, you should know that this effect of the papaya seeds is temporal, the fertility comes back to normal when the seeds are discontinued.
How to eat papaya seeds:
You can eat them crushed, ground, or raw in milk, honey, or salad dressings.
Side effects and warnings for using papaya seeds:
Pregnant women should not use them because it would extend to breastfeeding. Even though they can be very powerful for gastrointestinal tracts of the young children, always consult your doctor before giving them to infants.