In the traditional medicine, garlic is used to treat numerous health conditions. Known as the miracle of the nature, garlic contains countless health nutrients, which are not found in other herbs and plants.

Due to its antiviral, antifungal and antibacterial properties, garlic is used as a natural treatment for herpes, fungal and other infections. In addition, it also acts as a powerful antioxidant. It fights against cancer, treats cardiovascular issues and enhances the immune system. Furthermore, the regular consumption of garlic can regulate the cholesterol levels in the blood and prevent the formation of capillaries and thrombus.

Moreover, garlic is used to treat headaches and stomach cramps, stimulate the function of the liver, prostate and kidneys, and help treat kidney issues, bronchitis and flu. In the traditional medicine, garlic is used to remove threadworms in children.

Note: Garlic reduces the high blood pressure, so it is not recommended for people with low blood pressure.

Garlic treats acne

If you suffer from skin acne, cut a clove of garlic and apply it on the affected place. The result is obvious after a few minutes – the redness of the acne will immediately disappear.

Garlic treats herpes

Herpes, a virus infection, is an unpleasant health condition. However, you can treat herpes by applying garlic directly on the herpes. Let it stay for 10 minutes. Do it 5 times a day.

Garlic relieves cough

Due to its antibiotic properties, garlic effectively soothes cough. In a deciliter of water, add 2 mashed cloves of garlic and drink it.

Garlic tea to treat bad cholesterol (LDL)

In a bowl, add a teaspoon of mashed garlic and 2 glasses of water and bring it to a boil. When the garlic tea boils, put it aside. Cool it and consume it 2 – 3 times a day.

To cleanse the blood vessels from cholesterol, consume a clove of garlic in the morning and evening each day.

Note: Foods that eliminate the unpleasant smell of garlic include clove, green tea, spinach, peaches, apples, dried plumps, parsley, basil, lemon and mint leaves.

Wine and garlic prevent kidney stones

Peel off 4 cloves of garlic. Then, cut and mash them. After that, pour 500 ml of white wine on the mashed garlic. Cook it for 15 minutes on a low heat and strain it. Drink a glass of it on an empty stomach before having a breakfast.

Garlic bath fights against hemorrhoids

Cut a clove of garlic and add it in a half a liter of warm milk. Let it stay for 20 minutes. After that, stay in the garlic bath for some time. Do it 7 – 10 days.

Garlic treats angina pectoris

In a liter of water, add 26 chopped cloves of garlic and 3 lemons. Cook it on a low heat, but make sure it does not boil. Before the water boils, put it aside. Let it stay for 12 hours and then strain it. Pour the mixture in a bottle and consume 20 – 40 ml of it on an empty stomach in the morning for 40 days.