A lot of herbs and common spices are known to have futures like blood sugar lowering that makes them very useful for the people with diabetes.
Natural therapies with herbs are commonly used in oriental medicine for treating serious conditions such as diabetes, many health experts in the modern world remain sceptical about their extra-ordinary medical benefits. But in the past years clinical studies show very high results how we can benefit from usage of herbal medicine therapies in improving blood glucose control, which has encouraged a lot of people with diabetes to start using this more healthy and natural ingredients to help manage their condition.
Herbal plant-based medicine therapies like :
- Aloe vera
- Bilberry extract
- Bitter melon
shown in some clinical studies that have anti-diabetic properties and you can use them now.
Herbs and vitamins can and are working together with insulin and other diabetes medications in order to increase their hypoglycemic effects.
If you intend to use herbs to help you manage your condition, it is recommended to discuss your plans with your doctor and diabetes healthcare team first to ensure they are safe for your condition and to help you to determine a suitable dose and according to the medications that you are taking to help you pick the correct herbs therapies.
Garlic for example is known to offer antioxidant properties and micro-circulatory effects. Some studies have directly linked garlic with blood glucose levels regulation and the results have been very positive. Also using garlic may cause insulin degradation slower then normal.