Cayenne Pepper has been known to stop heart attacks within 30 seconds. For example, when a 90-year-old man in Oregon had a severe heart attack, his daughter was able to get Cayenne Pepper into his mouth. He was pronounced dead by the medics, but within a few minutes, he regained consciousness. On the way to the hospital, he remained in a semi-conscious state, but the daughter kept giving him the Cayenne Pepper. By the time they got to the hospital, he had fully recovered and wanted to go home and mow the lawn. The doctor asked what she had given him, as he said it was the closest thing to a miracle he had ever seen.
Capsicum (cayenne pepper) is said to be unequal for its ability to boost circulation and increase heart action. Capsicum exerts a variety of desirable actions on the entire cardiovascular system. It has the extraordinary ability to enhance cardiovascular performance while actually lowering blood pressure. Capsicum has an energizing effect in the entire body. It improves circulation and keeps the arteries from hardening . It can stop a heart attack, and bring you back alive !. But because of its fiery reputation it has been unfairly regarded as dangerous . But if used correctly it is safe and impressively effective against a wide variety of disorders . A safe and controlled delivery of cayenne pepper during a heart attack is to take under the tongue, to help lesson the severity of the attack .
A powerful compound called capsaicin is responsible for most of its medicinal effects. The hotter the pepper is ( example, Chilli Powder ), the more capsicin, the more capsaicin , the more potent the medicinal qualities .
Cayenne pepper is also a rich source of vitamin C and Zinc . It is high in Vitamin A, beta carotene, iron, calcium, rutin and lots of potassium. Cayenne also contains magnesium, phosphorus, sulphur, B-complex vitamins, sodium and selenium and contains as much as 9 to 17% protein .
Step 1: Chilli Powder
If there is more capsaicin in Chilli Powder, why don't we just use Chilli Powder instead of Cayenne Pepper ?. The reason is more probably safety . If you over dose on Chilli powder, it could have some undesirable effects . If your on a budget, it is more economical to buy Chilli powder in a large bag, than buy Cayenne pepper in a small spice bottle .The estimated price of a large bag of Chilli powder has the same price as a very small spice bottle of Cayenne pepper .
For a healthy cardiovascular system you can take a tea spoon of chilli powder every day in a glass of water . Chillies are excellent source of Vitamin, A, B, C and E with minerals like molybdenum, manganese, folate, potassium, thiamin, and copper. Chilli contains seven times more vitamin C than orange.
Capsaicin : Chillies have vitamin C and Vitamin A containing beta-carotenoids which are powerful antioxidant. These antioxidants destroy free radical bodies. Usually, these radical bodies may travel in the body and cause huge amounts of damage to cells. These radical bodies could damage nerve and blood vessel in diabetes.
The antioxidants present in the chilli wipe out the radical bodies that could build up cholesterol causing major heart diseases such as atherosclerosis.
Chillies have antioxidants that can destroy cholesterol which could cause major disease like atherosclerosis and other heart diseases. Other disease like cataract and arthritis like osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It also dilates airway of lungs which reduces asthma and wheezing.
Detoxicants : Chillies acts as detoxifiers as they removes waste products from our body and increases supply nutrients to the tissues. It also acts as gastrointestinal detoxicants helping in digestion of food.
Pain killer : Chillies stimulates the release of endorphins that are natural pain killers. It relieves pain caused due to shingles (Herpes Zoster), bursitis, diabetic neuropathy and muscle spasm in shoulders, and extremities. It also helps in relieving arthritic pains in the extremities.
Antibiotic : Chillies brings fresh blood to the site of the infection. The fresh blood fights infection. The white blood cells and leukocytes present in the fresh blood fights viruses.
Brain : Capsaicin stimulates brain to excrete endorphin and gives a sense of pleasure when ingested. This is the reason people get addicted to chilli.
Cancer : It has been noted that vitamin C, beta-carotene and folic acid found in chilli reduces the risk of colon cancer. Chillies such as red pepper have cartonoid lycopene, which prevents cancer disease.
Heart Attack : Chillies have vitamin B6 and folic acid. The vitamin B reduces high homocysteine level. High homocysteine levels have been shown to cause damage to blood vessels and are associated with a greatly increased risk of heart attack and stroke. It also converts homocysteine into other molecules which is beneficial to lower cholesterol level.
Lung disease : Chillies gives relief from nasal congestion by increasing the metabolism. It also dilates airway of lungs which reduces asthma and wheezing. It relieves chronic congestion in people who are heavy drinkers.
Cigarette smoke contains benzopyrene which destroys the vitamin A in the body. The vitamin A present in chilli reduces inflammation of lungs and emphysema caused due to cigarette smoking.