It has many benefits which you might not even be aware about! So, we bring you 5 pros you need to know!
1. Great Source Of Hydration
Coconut water replaces lost fluids & replenishes electrolyte imbalance, especially post exercise. It’s also rich in nutrients such as potassium, magnesium and calcium. It keeps our body in check and keeps us hydrated too!
2. Promotes Digestion
The fiber-richness and potassium in tender coconut water helps in digestion & reduces gastric reflux. It has bio-active enzymes which help keep your stomach in check. So bye bye bloating and hello to a healthier and happier you!
3. Healthy Kidneys
Potassium in coconut water acts as a diuretic, flushing toxins out of the kidneys & also preventing kidney stones. But doctors recommend that coconut water in large amounts can be problematic in the long run due to its large potassium content.
(source: Wexner Medical Center)
4. Blood Pressure Under Control
Nutrients in coconut water like Vitamin C, Potassium & Magnesium reduce blood pressure & keep hypertension under control.
5. Weight Loss
Coconut water is low on calories. It controls your hunger pangs & keeps you satisfied for longer hours. Again, it’s biotic enzymes help increase your metabolism! How nice!
So not only is this good to beat the heat/thirst during summers, but also, it’s magical health benefits make it so much more important for us! Do you agree?
This article is the collaboration effort of several members of Team FUCHSIA.