beet is nature’s viagra. It is believed that beets can help boost and maintain a healthy sex drive by increasing blood flow to the reproductive organics. Beet contains high level of boron and nitrates, which is directly related to the production of human sex hormones.
Beets is your good mood food! Beets contain betaine that relaxes the mind and is used in other forms to treat depression. It also contains tryptophan (also found in chocolate), which contribute to a sense of well being.
If you consume beets and your urine turns pink, you have low stomach acid (typically that’s a good thing!) If your urine is still clear, it means that you have a high level of stomach acid (time to get juicing. Don’t forget you can use beet greens too). Boys, don’t panic, sorry, you didn’t get your monthly visit nor dying… 😉
Passes red or pink color in urine from beetroots is called beeturia (harmless)
In the 19th century, Victorians use beets to dye their hair!