6. Bananas Can Treat Stomach Ulcers?
As you already know, Bananas are high in potassium, magnesium and manganese.
This wonderful fruit may also contain an enzyme that can help inhibit the growth of the bacteria that causes ulcers.
The reason for this is, Bananas are a natural antacid, which may help protect against ulcer development.
Traditional Ayurvedic doctors in India have known of the healing power of dried green banana powder for generations.
Recently British research confirmed that the powder contains sitoindosides, an element which increases mucus in the digestive tract.
This creates a protective coating which prevents and heals peptic ulcers.
Dried green banana pills are available, although eating whole bananas and banana chips are also likely to have some benefits.