Its not just a sweet drink, did you know there are other qualities to sugarcane juice. Well it does, Sugarcane juice is alkaline in nature because of the high concentration of calcium, magnesium, potassium, iron, and manganese, which helps prevent diseases like cancer.
Cancer that cannot survive in an alkaline environment, like prostate and breast cancer wont affect you if you drink sugarcane juice regularly.
Sugarcane juice contains trace amounts of folic acid or vitamin B-9 that is known to protect from neural birth defects like Spina Bifida. Also, research has discovered that sugarcane juice minimizes ovulating problems in women, thereby increasing chances of conception.
Another amazing quality of sugarcane juice is even if it is the sweetest drink it can help if you are suffering from diabetes. Sugarcane can, in fact, be consumed by people with diabetes, but of course in moderation.Sugarcane contains sucrose that has a low glycemic index. This helps to keep your blood sugar levels under control. According to Ayurveda, Sugar cane juice also strengthens your liver and also it helps treat urinary tract infections, kidney stones and ensure proper functioning of the kidney.
Other Health Benefits of Sugarcane Juice
■ Jaundice: One should drink sugar cane juice mixed with lemon and salt to cure jaundice.
■ Infection: Sugarcane juice is beneficial in urinary tract infection, sexually transmitted diseases and abdominal swelling.
■ Kidney: Stone occurs only when there is lack of water in the body. It cures when you don’t have shortage of water in the body. You should drink sugarcane juice because it breaks the stones and make it dissolve.
■ Diabetes: If you’re a victim of diabetes then you can drink sugarcane juice because it controls blood glucose levels. It doesn’t have harmful sweetness.
Cold and Sore Throat: If you think that sugarcane juice is bad because it is sweet then you are wrong. It easily cures cold and cough.
■ Shortage of Water: Many people are not used to drink much water which causes them to dehydration. You should drink sugarcane juice to avoid shortage of water in the body. To keep your body cool in summer you should drink sugarcane juice.