Is it true that parsley is good for men?
It is true. There are many health benefits that can be obtained from parsley. When combined with garlic, parsley reduces the cholesterol level while increasing good cholesterol. Likewise, cilantro and parsley are also natural remedies for erectile dysfunction. Eat a tablespoon of chopped cilantro and parsley mixture during each meal.
Parsley and its seeds are also used as an aphrodisiac. The seeds of parsley stimulates the sexual glands; thereby, increasing sexual desire and male virility. Moreover, parsley seeds arouse fertility and prevent alcohol dependency. 🙂 The plant is rich in Vitamin A, which is known to improve the circulatory system of the body that supplies oxygen-rich blood to the genitals.
The small green herb is rich in apigenin, a kind of flavonoid that slows down the growth and spread of prostate cancer cells. Parsley root contains extremely high level of potassium that contributes to effectively cure prostate gland. Eating both juniper berries and parsley at the same time alleviates swollen prostate. Similarly, parsley juice helps treat prostate problems.
Parsley, or Petroselinum crispum, is the most popular culinary herb in the world. It was originally cultivated in the Mediterranean region of Southern Europe. For over 2000 years now, this herb has been used for different medicinal purposes. Ancient Greeks even consider this biennial plant as sacred. They used parsley as ornament for winners of athletic events as well as decoration on the tombs of their deceased.