Amazing Health Benefits of Vodka
By Refadoc, Posted on : Wednesday, 13 May 2015 - 1:39 am IST
Vodka is a very popular drink all over the world and around Europe is seen as a drink which can be consumed often and without any inhibitions. Apart from being a wonderful and refreshing drink with a high alcoholic content, it provides amazing health benefits as well. Take a look at the major health benefits of Vodka and why you should be drinking it more often:
1) Fights against Stress:
Vodka is known greatly to fight against and reduce stress. It has also been pointed out to be one of the most effective drinks when consumed in decent quantities and helps to relax the mind.
2) Induces Sleep:
Scientific studies have proven that Vodka induces sleep. It acts as an effective sleep inducer when consumed in decent quantities. Therefore, the drink is also known to be a good assistant in fighting against insomnia or sleeplessness.
3) Aids your diet plan:
Were you aware of the fact that Vodka contains zero fat? Yes, due to this property, Vodka has now been incorporated in low calorie drinks! If you are suffering from obesity or are overweight, then this drink is not going to add inches to your waistline.
Did you know that Vodka acts as an antitoxin, disinfectant as well as antiseptic at the same time? Yes, it is all three in one.
5) Reduces the Mortality Rate:
If taken in a moderate amount daily, Vodka is known to reduce the overall mortality rate of a person! Isn’t that stunning?
6) Improves Blood Circulation:
One of the other major benefits of Vodka is that it helps to regulate the blood pressure in the body. It is also known to reduce the risk of blood pressure and heart attack in some cases. Vodka allows for a better as well as a smoother course of blood circulation.
7) Combats High Fever:
This is an unknown startling fact! If Vodka is applied all over the legs, chest and the forehead of a patient suffering from high fever, it works effectively to reduce the body temperature!
8) Reduces the risk of Alzheimer’s and Type 2 Diabetes:
Vodka is also known to effectively reduce the risk of diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Type 2 Diabetes.
9) Aids the Digestive Process:
If small amounts of Vodka are added into the food every day, not only will it render a good taste to the food, but is also going to aid with the process of digestion, through and through.
10) Used as a Herbal Medicine:
One of the other amazing health benefits of Vodka is that it is also used in medicine tinctures. When roots and leaves are soaked in Vodka for a long time, they tend to absorb the essential oils, thereby making them vital in curing many illnesses.
11) Relieves Tooth Aches:
If you swish little amounts of Vodka, while battling a painful tooth, due to the absorption around the gums, pain around the infected area can be deceased effectively. Vodka when mixed with Cinnamon also works effectively as a mouthwash and cures bad breath.
Vodka is a great drink. Despite the reputation which it holds in the minds of people, the drink is great and is made up from loads of starch and sugar which are then fermented into the drink. A lot of time grapes are also used to make vodka and it makes it quite healthy for people as well.
Thanks for the informative article. Apart from the fact that Vodka helps to fight against stress, I was not aware of the other amazing health benefits of Vodka. This has been a great and engrossing read indeed. Sharing it.
Vodka also helps you to sleep!! This is just so much true. Amazing hangovers in the next morning though!
I have always chosen Vodka over the years due to the fact that it contains almost 0% fat which makes it great for health conscious people like me. It is low calorie and is great to drink. Amazing drink. Good article.