Parsley is a herb which we commonly add to salads, soups and other dishes because of its good taste but also because it’s very good for your health. Parsley is well known for its strong diuretic properties which is why many doctors recommend it in case of UTIs and other kidney related medical problems. Moreover, it gives amazing results against water retention, so if you have this problem you should include it in your diet.
In this article we’ll share with you a very popular parsley tea recipe which is widely used across the Balkan. This tea will help you flush out the excess water in your body and eliminate any UTI you might be suffering from. It’s extremely beneficial which is why we recommend it to anyone who has these problems.
Here’s how you can prepare it:
- 5 chopped parsley
- 1 l. water
Bring the water to boil and add the chopped parsley. Put it aside and leave it for 20 minutes, then strain the liquid. Drink the entire amount throughout the day – the recommended daily dose is 1 liter and even though it’s very health beneficial don’t drink more than 1 liter a day.
In addition to its powerful diuretic properties, parsley is excellent in eliminating toxins, bacteria and harmful substances from your body. It acts as an antioxidant as well, which means that it fights the free radicals in your body and reduces the risk of serious diseases, including cancer.