Health Benefits of Celery

– Celery and celery root (celeriac) is diuretic and therefore recommended for cases of rheumatism, gout and urinary infection.

– Celery is an excellent food for diabetics. Containing few calories and easy to digest, it is also recommended for persons on weight-loss programs.

– Fresh celery juice helps prevent ulcers. Applied externally, the juice can be used to treat cuts, mouth sores and angina.