The unusual looking Cactus Family, available in many shapes and sizes, has abundance of benefits for one and all. Cactus is a rich source of fibre, containing essential Amino Acids and are renowned for delivering nutritional gains. This plant helps in fighting Cholesterol, Obesity and control Blood Glucose Levels. Cactus are considered to be paradise for those with health disorders such as, Asthma, Diabetes, Arthritis and Intestinal Problems. Undoubtedly, Cactus has high Anti-Diabetic agents therefore are a must keep for any diabetic patient. To add more to its credibility Cacti juice combats thirst and hunger for longer periods.
Modern researchs found that cactus leaves contains many nutrients and active components such as polyphenols and flavonoids that may prevent the development of some disease.