Potato is eaten everywhere in the world. In Pakistan, Potato uses to eat in different shapes like; sometimes people eat a potato in the shape of chips and sometimes they eat in the shape of samosa and so on.
Potato is a very healthy vegetable and used almost with every other vegetable. Potato also plays a peaceful role with every other vegetable. People use potatoes in meat, Cauliflower, and many other vegetables. Potato is available the whole year.
European Eat Potato a Lot
European depend on potatoes because they use potatoes as food and they eat a lot. Potato is dry and has a lot of quantity of iron, calcium, potassium, and phosphorus which is considered very important for healthy growth.
Potato also has magnesium, sodium, gandhak, chlorine, and iodine that play an important role to make your body healthy. So, a potato has vitamins A, B, C, D, E, H, P, carbohydrate 29%, and protein 8.5% in himself.
Potato has many types. Red potato, white potato, and golden potato, If you cook potato for more than once time then their vitamins are waste and if you want to take extra benefits from potato then use boiled potato. Remember, it will give you the best results.
How To Use Potato? Benefits, Importance, And Nutrition
Help In Children Growth
Boiled potato is very best for children because it gives natural nutrition to organs that help in growth. Potato gives better results if you use it with banana. Well, if you have no idea how to use potatoes with bananas you can talk to your nutritionist and ask him how to do this?
Keeps Blood Pressure Normal
I have discussed many times about blood pressure before. Everybody knows how deadly this disease is. You can easily fix your blood pressure problems with the use of boiled potato because boiled potato has magnesium that helps to keep your blood pressure normal.
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Eliminates Kidney Stones
If you have a stone in your kidney then boiled potato can help to remove that stone. If you want to eliminate kidney stones quickly then use boiled potato and drink a lot of water daily. It will surely help to eliminate kidney stones quickly.
Boiled Potato And Weight Loss (Obesity)
Potato is considered one of the best ways to reduce obesity if you use it accordingly because it does fast your metabolism. One thing that needs to understand here and that is boiled potato which is considered best for reducing weight.
Potato Juice Benefits For Skin
Rough potato juice is very important to avoid heat burn. Apart from this, If you have a joint pain problem then you should use the potato with tomato and Ginger as it helps you to eliminate pain a lot. Potato also used for burned skin and it keeps safe skin from stains.
Dark circles below eyes come to see often which are very annoying. It should be removed and there are a lot of methods used for removing dark circles. But, here a simple fresh potato can do the same job for your skin to make it fresh. Take one normal size fresh potato and cut it into long pieces.
After that rub those pieces on your dark circles for 2 to 5 minutes and then wash your face with any soap. Do this for a week at least and after some days you will see the results.
Boiled Potato Best For Gym Lovers
Only a few people know that the potato is somehow the best source of protein that is very important for those people who go to the gym. Therefore, all those people who go to the gym should add potatoes to their daily routine.
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Potato contains multiple antioxidants that provide protection from multiple fatal diseases. These antioxidants protect you from diseases like; heart attack, high blood pressure, diabetes, cancer, and etc.
Potato For Digestive System
Constipation is a very painful disease. You have constipation or not doesn’t matter. Just make sure you use potato every day because it’s easily digested. It doesn’t put any pressure on your stomach so as a result, your stomach remains healthy.
Well, Potato is a great source of vitamin B6 that plays a vital role in energy metabolism. It helps to break down carbohydrates into glucose and amino acids which help in utilizing energy in the human body.
Some Limitations Of Using Potato
- Don’t use potato multiple times in a day because according a research use potato only 4 to 5 times a week and if you will increase the limit then you might face blood pressure problems.
- According to research do not use potato chips and French fries because it increases health issues and everybody knows potato chips take too much time to digestion. So, if you have a weak stomach then do not use potato.
- Remember, do not use potato rapidly if you do this then it will create gas problems in your stomach. More use of potato can create mucus in your chest which causes high pain.
One Normal Boiled Potato (100 Grams)
- Calories: 87
- Iron: 1%
- Sodium: 4 mg
- Sugar: 0.9 g
- Fat: 0.1 g
- Protein: 1.9 g
- Carbs: 20 g
- Fiber: 1.8 g
- Vitamin C: 21
- Vitamin B6: 15%
- Potassium: 379 mg
- Magnesium: 5 %
- Water: 77%
Overall the potato is very good for health no doubt. Try to use boiled potato because it contains very low fat. But, be careful because if you will do injustice to yourself then the reaction will be tight. So eat everything but with certain limits.