Vodka was originally made for medicinal purposes before anything else. It is basically made of ethanol and water, the colorless odorless drink makes great cocktails and scores quite well on the bar menu, but should it also be in our homes?
Looking at the numerous health benefits of this drink, I drink it more confidently than before. Yes, am a vodka girl.
This drink comes as a package, a great health and enjoyment package. This is what we call constructive drinking.
These are the benefits of having vodka as your main drink;
Vodka is a cure
It is a natural disinfectant and antiseptic. It can be used to clean wounds, clean household surfaces and even treat toothaches. A bottle of vodka is all you need.
Good for the heart
Vodka is actually great for the heart as it increases blood-flow and circulation in your body. This prevents blood clots and strokes as well as other heart diseases.
It is also a good choice for those trying to lose weight as it has a low-calorie level, it lowers your cholesterol as you have fun.
Promotes oral hygiene
Apart from soothing toothaches, a swish can help combat bad breath.
Reduces risk of diabetes
Vodka can reduce blood sugar unlike other alcoholic drinks and this is great because the chances of getting diabetes is significantly lower.
A great stress reliever
After a long stressful day, all you need is a drink that will relax you, so is it wine or vodka? Studies have shown that vodka relieves tension better than vino, so its vodka all the way.
An effective skincare product
Vodka acts as a natural toner and due to its disinfectant properties, it can be a great product to deep clean your pores. If diluted with water, it is safe to use on your skin. It can treat acne breakouts, but you should keep in mind that it can be dehydrating.
Eases pain associated with arthritis
Patients suffering from rheumatoid arthritis, suffer no more! Having a regular amount of vodka gets rid of the pain according to a study. You may not need painkillers for longer.