Overview

Celery is a plant that can be eaten raw or cooked.

Some people use celery on the skin to repel mosquitos. People also take celery by mouth for prediabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, as a "water pill," and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

How does it work ?

It is thought that the chemicals in celery can have many effects on the human body, including lowering blood pressure and blood sugar and causing sleepiness, but there is limited research to support these proposed effects.

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