Medicinal properties of dates
The people of the desert take out the kernel of a palm tree and bake it. They roast this kernel and use it as coffee, because it is very pleasant to brew or even soak it in water for a few days. They call their camels nutritious food and believe that this food is more nutritious than wheat and barley. Another miraculous effect is to eliminate the swelling of the eyelids; For this purpose, an ointment is made from date kernels and applied to the eyes; This ointment is also the best medicine for eyelash growth. In ancient times, dates have always been used for strength and energy and is still the best fruit to regain energy and youthful energy. Palm flowers also have medicinal properties and also the taste of palm flowers is bitter and has a laxative effect.
Properties of dates from the perspective of physicians
Dates contain some dietary fiber, the fiber in dates is very good for gastrointestinal health and nutrition, in addition, dates contain carotenoids or substances that are precursors of vitamin A and antioxidants and prevent cell damage and cancer. Dates are useful in the treatment of constipation, intestinal disorders, heart problems and diarrhea and are considered as laxative foods. Therefore, it has been declared useful for people suffering from constipation, because any The better and more to use this property of dates, it is better to soak the dates in water overnight and eat the soaked dates like syrup the next morning. Some types of palms pick and use their fruits when they are wet. Be; Like Rotab Mazafati and “Golden Yellow” kebabs and some others, after the rotb stage, it should stay on the palm for 20 days in the heat of tropical date palms until it is semi-dry, which is called dates, like semi-dry dates of Zahedi and Pyaram; Of course, some types of semi-dried dates are completely dried and sent to the market.