Proven Health Benefits of Lemon


A lemon is a green or yellow acidic fruit that grows on a thorny like tree commonly grown in dry climatic regions though it can also grow in tropics.

Lemon is said to have originated from south eastern Asia from where it first spread to China where it is taken to a symbol of joy and it’s used as a symbol of worship in some places of Asia and China in particular.


Though Spain is taken to be among the first countries to sell it across it’s boarders according to research, nowadays Mexico, China and other Arab countries are the leading countries in Lemon production.

Below are some of the major benefits of Lemon to humans.

Lemon being among the biggest sources of citric acid, it’s an ideal medicine for common colds and other respiratory diseases including COVID-19.

Lemon juice helps in purifying of the mouth breathe in humans. Lemon juice if consumed regularly, it’s a quick absorbent of bad oral smell.

Body unpleasant ardour. Lemon peels can largely help in the control of unpleasant smell especially in youths if regularly ..

Boosting appetite for other food.
Lemon has a variety of benefits to the body research also say that when lemon juice is taken regularly, the appetite for food will always be normal .

Digestive system speeding up. Lemon water also speeds up digestion. Reduce Cancer Risk

A healthy diet rich in fruits and vegetables may help prevent some cancers

Some observational studies have found that people who eat the most citrus fruit have a lower risk of cancer, while other studies have found no effects

Improve Digestive Health

Lemons are made up of about 10% carbs, mostly in the form of soluble fibber and simple sugars.

The main fibber in lemons is pectin, a form of soluble fibber linked to multiple health benefits.

Soluble fibber can improve gut health and slow the digestion of sugars and starches