Cucumbers actually are very nutritious. There are multiple facts about cucumbers that many people don’t know about, including:

  1. They contain Vitamins B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, folic acid, vitamin C, calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorous, potassium, and zinc.
  2. Have the ability to fight lethargic feelings and hunger because of the carbohydrates.
  3. Rub slices along bathroom mirrors to prevent it from fogging up.
  4. Slices prevent grubs and slugs from destroying plants in the garden.
  5. Boiling cucumber slices creates a relaxing aroma that helps fight stress.
  6. Pressing a slice of cucumber to the roof of your mouth helps fight bad breath.
  7. Eases swelling.
  8. Since cucumbers are 95% water, they help you reach the 8 daily glasses of water goal.
  9. Could help reduce the risk of cancer.
  10. Pureed or sliced cucumbers helps with sunburn.

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