Lowers risk of cancer, diabetes, cholesterol and blood pressure problems!
Cucumbers contain lariciresinol, pinoresinol, and secoisolariciresinol, all of which have been shown to reduced the risk of several cancer types, including breast, ovarian, uterine and prostate cancer.
Cucumber juice contains a hormone which is needed by the cells of the pancreas for producing insulin, making it beneficial for diabetics patients.
Cucumbers contain a compound called sterols that may help reduce cholesterol levels.
Cucumbers contain a lot of potassium, magnesium and fibre, excellent for regulating blood pressure, whether it is low or high!