Beat the heat with healthy food

Body heat is the byproduct of our body's normal metabolism. When the energy sources (sugars, fats, proteins) are broken down and metabolized to produce ATP, some of the energy is lost as heat. Cells which require more ATP produce more heat.

There are few home remedies, particularly the food how to reduce or control the excessive body heat symptoms in men, women and children naturally, which can be used.

Some people inherently have more heat in their bodies while some are affected by it due to physical strain, consuming foods with hot propensity, or due to medication. Body heat manifests itself in various forms like anger, disturbed sleep, rashes and boils, acidity, heartburn, or stomach ulcers. It may also lead to headaches and sometimes dizziness and episodes of fainting. There are more severe problems like changes in blood pressure, seizure, high body temperature, and rapid heartbeats that also indicate increased body heat. So, it’s very important to keep one’s body heat under control at all times. And one of the simplest ways of doing that is staying hydrated by having particular food which helps to maintain body heat.


According to traditional wisdom of Ayurveda, cardamom is very effective in improving digestion and also expert in reducing the body heat. you can mix cardamom powder while preparing tea, sweets or even you can add cardamom to spicy foods also.


Over heat in your body will effect your skin first. Peaches are advisable to avoid skin rashes as well as it is good to adding peaches to your breakfast will fulfill the requirements of vitamin A, vitamin B2, and potassium. Dry peaches are great resources to reduce the heat in the body and helps to regain the energy.


Make it a habit of Apricot juice with glucose or honey can help cool your body and also quench your thirst, eliminate the waste products from your body, tone up your eyes, stomach, liver, heart and nerves by supplying vitamins and minerals.


Buttermilk is also efficient in reducing body heat. Therefore, buttermilk is quite effective and beneficial during the summer season. It has valuable nutrition’s like potassium, vitamin B-12, calcium, phosphorous and probiotics which help strengthen the digestive system and the immunity of the body.


Watermelon is a super-sized and super-packed with nutritional goodies such as iron, potassium, beta carotene and vitamin C, watermelon has 95 per cent water content which helps to reduce the body heat and it contains lycopene which will keep away from the risk of several cancers.


Coconut water

Coconut water contains organic compounds processing healthy growth promoting properties that helps to orally re-hydrate your body, it is an all natural isotonic beverage, carries nutrients and oxygen to cells.


Cucumbers are the most wonderful and natural high water content edible fruit, Adding a crunchy cool cucumber to your salads is a good way to maintain the water level in your body. The regular intake of cucumber juice is very useful both internally and externally.


Sugarcane is rich in Phosphorus, calcium, iron, magnesium and potassium. Sugar cane is ideal for those people who often suffer from burning sensation when urinating, or all over the body, who are tired due to excess sun exposure during summer.


Banana contains three natural sugars are surcose, fructose and glucose. These natural sugars combined with fiber in a banana gives an instant, sustained and substantial boost of energy. It has a natural antacid effect in the body, so if you suffer from heat in the body, try eating a banana for soothing relief.

Bottle gourd 

Its high water content makes it very cooling. The cooked Bottle Gourd is cooling, calming, diuretic and easy to digest. It is also effective against constipation and other digestive disorders.