Many species of cherry trees exist, the most cultivated it is the wild cherry tree (Prunus avium L.) original of the temperate zones of Europe and western Asia.
Their fruit, the cherries, is considered an excellent food medicine by the well-balanced combination of their active principles.
The cherries become thin, are diuretic, purify the organism of impurities and contribute satiety sensation. They contain minerals and vitamins with remineralizantes properties that tone the organism.
The properties of the cherries
- Vitamin C, D, pro vitamin A.
- Minerals as potassium, sodium, phosphorus, iron, calcium and several trace elements as it receives, zinc, manganese.
- Carbohydrates tolerated by the diabetics in the form of fructose.
- Purifying of the blood and stimulating of the digestive glands in the form of citric acid, m¡lico and succnico.
- Soluble vegetal fiber, pectin, with a slight laxative effect.
- Salicylic acid, in very small amount with antiarthritic and anti-inflammatory effect.
It becomes thin with the cure of the cherries
In spring, the cure of the cherries is realised, to purify the organism of the excesses of the cold winter, when generally we ingested more amount of rich products in fats and carbohydrates. We eliminate toxins and we activated the organism for the summer.
How realised is the cure of the cherries?
During 1 or 2 days, it consumes as only food, means kilo of mature cherries 5 times to the day.
Between the takings, you can ingest the decoction of his peduncles.
The peduncles of the cherries
The peduncles, the tails of the cherries, are one of the most appreciated diuretic vegetables in decoction.
Their potassium content, mineral and flavonoides salts turn them into safe diuretics, without side effects.
50 grams of fresh tails or droughts are boiled during 5 minutes.
This decoction can be taken single or in combination with the cure from cherries 2 times to the day.
Who can realise this purification?
This especially indicated for the people who have problems of arthritis, drop, obesity, chronic constipation or inflammation in the urinary tract due to urinary cystitis or calculations.
The cherries satiate the appetite, cause that the levels descend from uric acid in blood, alleviate the pains you will articulate and tone the digestive conduit.
A food medicine that nourishes, is flavorful and it gives a landscape to us in very colorful spring.
Thanks to his active principles it is a safe purification and it does not have side effects.