• Disease
  • Herb
  • Action
  • Nutrient
  • Massage Therapy
  • Glossary

Swiss Chard Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Swiss Chard
Glycemic Index / Load
Swiss Chard
Botanical Name
Beta Vulgaris subsp. Cicla

Do you know this herb by any other name ? Click Here.

Swiss Chard Cures


Action of Swiss Chard

Nutrients in Swiss Chard

Most Effective

Taste of
Swiss Chard

Parts Used

Sponsored Links


Swiss Chard is a leafy vegetable.
It is perennial.
It grows in a warm climate.
Sponsored Links

Materia Medica for Swiss Chard

Swiss Chard General

Swiss Chard is a rich source of Calcium, Vitamin K and Magnesium. It promotes health Bones and prevents Osteoporosis.
Swiss Chard contains Vitamin A. It improves Iodine absorption in the Body. It prevents and treats Hyperthyroidism. Iodine is needed for maintaining healthy metabolism and creation of thyroid hormones.
It contains a powerful antioxidant Vitamin C. It prevents the Body from free radical damage. It restricts the occurrence of related diseases.
Swiss Chard leaves inhibit the activity of Alpha Glucosidase enzyme in the Body. This helps in regulating Blood Sugar levels in the body.
Swiss Chard promotes healthy Eyes. Eating raw or cooked leaves is good herbal remedy for Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma and Night Blindness.
It is beneficial for Cardiovascular System. It treats conditions like Atherosclerosis and Heart Attacks. Swiss Chard is recommended for lowering Cholesterol levels in the body.
It reduces the levels of serum urea and creatinine. It protects the Kidneys in Diabetic people.
It boosts strength, increases Exercise tolerance and improves athletic performance.
It possesses Anticancer properties. It prevents Colon Cancer and Prostate Cancer.
Regular consumption of Swiss Chard prevents Iron Deficiency.
Swiss Chard contains Biotin. Biotin is known for promoting Hair Health.
It improves Brain functioning and cures Alzheimer Disease.
Swiss Chard enhances the Blood circulation in the Body.
It builds Body Immunity, fights Cold and prevents Infections.
It protects the body from Lung Diseases like Emphysema.
Caution: Consult a doctor before consuming it.
Keywords: Atherosclerosis, Heart Attacks, Alzheimer Disease, Colon Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, Night Blindness, Obesity, Hyperthyroidism, Emphysema, Osteoporosis, Cold, Infection, Hair Health.
Queries on Swiss Chard
Fake Users Alert !

Fake users have started using the Query Section to advertise their products and services.
It is therefore suspended.

Actual users may approach us through emails. Please write an email to info@herbpathy.com.
You will get a reply in your email.
Dotti Reutter ( Huntington Beach, CA )
24 Mar 2017
Can Chard cause lack of sleep?
Your Query - This is a community service. You may ask and answer a query.
[Note: You are requested to write correct English only. Please do not use SMS English, Short Text and Words like hi, hello.]
[Optional: For better guidance]
[Optional: To get email Alert]
[Optional: To get message Alert]
Sponsored Links