Lemons are incredibly beneficial tropical fruits rich in vitamin C, A, B1 and B6 as well as minerals such as magnesium, bioflavonoids, pectin, folic acid, phosphorus, calcium and potassium. With all these nutrients, it’s no wonder that lemon is called a super-food. It will protect your health and help you fight diseases and various microorganisms. This tropical fruit positively affect the stomach, liver and immune system.

Eating lemons every day will help you prevent flu, colds, laryngitis, bacterial infections and high blood pressure. According to a new research, lemons can even fight cancer!

Lemons can also relieve joint pain if you use the following recipe:

Peel two lemons and put the skin in a jar, pouring some olive oil over it to the top. Close the jar tight, and leave it for two weeks. After that period, the remedy is prepared for use. Soak a gauze in the oil and apply it on the painful area, wrapping it with a plastic bag and a wool scarf. It is recommended doing the treatment in the evening, so the joints can heal overnight.