Ibn Qayyim in his book ‘Medicine of the Prophet (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam)’ states that it heats the body, aids the digestive process, softens the stomach mildly, helps open a clogged liver and strengthens sexual power, among other benefits. It can be used fresh, dried, powdered, as an oil or juice and can also be processed in food and cosmetics (used as kohl).
Weight gain in all the wrong places can come about by more than overeating; as we age our bodies go through changes and life can take a toll on us. With motivation, a good diet, regular exercise, sleep and the list goes on you can turn the battle with weight issues to your favour. This article will discuss the various reasons why you may be gaining unwanted weight and ways you can go about controlling your weight.