Figs have nice health benefits for the human body. Their original growing location was West Asia. The nutritious fruit is a rich natural sugar source, while it also contains some important trace minerals such as phosphorous, calcium, manganese and potassium. The contained vitamins are: vitamin C, K, E and vitamin A. Figs also have a lot of soluble fiber and the beta-carotene nutrient brought by the fruit’s carbohydrates. So if you want to enjoy the distinct and marvelous taste of real figs, look no further than these Indus Organics organic Turkish sugar-free dried figs! They come from fertile Turkish lands and have been picked at the peak of their ripeness. All their essential nutrients are preserved during a natural drying process without the use of sugar, sulfur or other additives.
Health Benefits of Figs
Reduce bad cholesterol owing to the Pectin soluble fiber.
Figs’ leaves lessen the insulin intake and aid in diabetes treatment.
The wholesome fruit contains coumarin, which by regular intake can reduce the risk of different types of cancer like: breast cancer, prostate cancer and colon cancer.
People having troubles with blood pressure can rely on figs to control it, because of their Omega 6, Omega 3 fatty acids and potassium.
Consume figs more often to cure hemorrhoids and constipation because they have a laxative effect.
Cure acne and other unpleasant skin conditions with the water content of the figs.
Because of its calcium content, the fruit can be a good alternative for the therapeutic treatment of individuals allergic to dairy products.
Apply baked figs on the skin to soothe inflammations.
Rich in soluble roughage (dietary fiber), figs can help you battle obesity and achieve weight loss.
The beneficial fruit is rich in natural antitumor agents that can destroy viruses, pathogens and funguses in the body.
Figs contain L-Tryptophan which is an essential amino acid that isn’t produced by the body, so it has to acquire it from food. This protein building block is converted to 5-HTP and finally to serotonin, which is a crucial hormone transmitting signals between nerve cells and narrowing blood vessels. It’s responsible for a good mood and mental stability. Its shortage can lead to severe depression and other mental illnesses. In that reference, figs help you improve your mood, induce good sleep and help you get rid of insomnia.
Facts about the product
Raw, Certified organic by CCOF (California certified Organic Farmers), Allergen-free, Nuts-free, Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Oil-free, Salt-free, No GMO, Chemical-free, No harmful fertilizers, No MSG, No Pesticides, Sulfite-free