If you have ever grown cucumbers you know you can end up with lots of them in a short time. But if you juice them the juice is great for your health… for instance Cucumber Juice is great for alkalizing the body and helping with headaches and arthritis too. Also Cucumber Juice is wonderful because it is full of lots of minerals like potassium that helps lower your blood pressure and vitamins like Vitamin C that is great for oxidative stress and also helping to word off colds and flues and helping to keep cancer and other diseases away. And Cucumber Juice is full of erepsin that helps the body digest proteins better so you have better utilization of amino acids. Cucumber Juice is good for your hair and skin… and also promotes healthy nails. Cucumber Juice also contains tryotophan, which is great for helping you relax and enjoy the day. And Cucumber Juice is wonderful for heartburn and other GI problems including ulcers and if you drink it every day it is great for gout and also for inflammatory skin conditions, plus it’s cleansing for your kidneys and liver.
Paul Haider – Master Herbalist