Back
Home » Health
  •  
    Filmi Bollywood
    • GOOD NEWS! Arjun Rampal & Gabriella Demetriades Blessed With A Baby Boy
    • Happy Birthday Priyanka Chopra: Alia Bhatt & Anil Kapoor Have The Sweetest Wishes For Our Desi Girl
    • Mission Mangal Trailer Out: Goosebumps Assured
    • Nora Fatehi REACTS To Koena Mitra Calling 'Saki Saki' Remake A MESS!
    • Rajesh Khanna's Death Anniversary: Netizens Remember The First Superstar Of Bollywood
    • Akshay Kumar To Donate Rs 2 Crore Towards Relief Work In Assam, Kaziranga National Park
    • WAIT WHAT! Sidharth Malhotra Failed Class 9 Because Of This SHOCKING Reason
    • Dharmendra APOLOGIZES To Wife Hema Malini After Trolling Her: 'Humka Maafi De Diyo'
    • Salman Khan To Launch & Romance Mahesh Manjrekar's Daughter In Dabangg 3
    • Happy Birthday Priyanka Chopra: These Quotes Speak Volumes About Her Love For Nick Jonas!
    • Veteran Bengali Actor Swarup Dutta Passes Away Due To Cardiac Arrest In Kolkata
    • Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas Are Made For Each Other & These Pictures Are Proof!
    • REVEALED! This Is How Bhumi Pednekar Plans To Celebrate Her 30th Birthday
    • New Troubles Crop Up For Prabhas! Saaho Gets DELAYED Yet Again Owing To These Reasons...
    • That One Gesture Of Nick Jonas That Changed His & Priyanka Chopra's Lives Forever!
    • Rishi Kapoor Opens Up About His Battle With Cancer: 'It's Been A Difficult Time'
    • Priyanka Chopra On Sophie Turner's 'Game Of Thrones' Emmy Nomination: 'Incredibly Proud Of You'
    • Varun Dhawan, Arjun Kapoor & Others Tried The FaceApp Old Filter & The Results Were HILARIOUS!
    • Salman Khan Shares Video Of Specially-abled Fan Sketching His Portrait With Her Feet!
    • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan Invests In Bengaluru Startup; Read Details Here!
Do You Know The Benefits Of Eating In Metal Utensils?
Boldsky | 11th Oct, 2018 05:33 PM
  • 1. Copper

    Copper vessels are often used by many to store drinking water. Doing so is likely to benefit your health in many ways. Copper is an antimicrobial metal. According to a study published in Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition in 2012, storing contaminated water in copper utensil for up to 16 hours at room temperature aids in terminating most of the harmful microbes present in the water and helps in purifying it.

    Apart from that, it helps in:

    • Detoxifying blood
    • Improves the functioning of your digestive system
    • Aids in shedding weight
    • Provides antioxidants
    • Fights cancer
    • Stimulates brain functioning

  • 2. Silver

    Silver utensils are known to possess antimicrobial properties too. Due to this very reason, infants are fed using silver spoon and utensils as it will help in protecting them from bacteria. Silver utensils were used by ancient empires too. Storing foods and beverages in silver containers and utensils help in keeping them fresher for longer.

    Eating in silver utensils helps in:

    • Boosting immunity
    • Combats flu, cold etc
    • Improves skin health
    • Kills the germs

  • 3. Bronze

    Cooking and eating in bronze utensils aids your health in various ways, but you need to take various precautions to make sure you don't harm yourself in any way while using them. Avoid using old bronze utensils as it can contain elements like lead or arsenic which are poisonous and can affect your health adversely in the long run.

    Don't consume or keep sour foods like citric fruits, tomatoes or food having vinegar in bronze utensils. Avoid using ghee or clarified butter in them as it can trigger various reactions that will be hazardous for your health. Also, it's advised not to store food in bronze utensils for long hours.

    Benefits of eating in bronze utensils are:

    • Cleanses the blood
    • Triggers hunger
    • Sharpens memory

  • 4. Gold

    Though most of us cannot afford to eat in gold utensils, eating in them aid our health in various ways. This is the reason why kings and queen relished their meals in gold utensils in olden days. Not just eating in gold utensils but also wearing gold ornaments can benefit your health.

    Eating in gold utensils help in:

    • Improving eyesight
    • Aid in balancing the three doshas
    • Strengthens your body

  • 5. Brass

    Brass utensils are comprised 70 % copper and 30 % zinc; these metals help in improving our health due to the properties they possess. Cooking in brass is beneficial for you, cooking in brassware only destroys just 7 per cent of your food's nutritional value, leaving your food healthier.

    Here's how eating and cooking in brassware is beneficial for us:

    • Boosts immunity
    • Keeps worm-related diseases at bay
    • Combats respiratory diseases
    • Helps in keeping vata-related diseases away like chronic pain, Parkinson's disease, etc.



Eating in metal utensils benefits your health in various ways. According to Ayurveda, your kapha, pitta and vata doshas get affected by the utensils you eat in. These doshas play a crucial role in maintaining our physiology. Each of these doshas plays different roles in our body and any imbalance of these doshas can affect our health adversely.

In this article, we will reveal the benefits of eating in metal utensils.

ALSO READ: Did You Know Whole Wheat Can Cause These Health Issues?

Metal Utensils which can benefit your health

1. Copper

2. Silver

3. Bronze

4. Gold

5. Brass

   
 
Health and Life
  • Did You Know That Exposure To Pesticides Can Lead To Depression?
  • Shravan Month 2019: What Foods To Eat And What Foods To Avoid
  • Cysts: Causes, Types, Symptoms & Treatment
    • Black Eye: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment
    • What Is Horned Melon? Its Benefits, Side Effects And Recipe
    • What Are Navy Beans? Their Benefits, Side Effects And Recipe
      • Kunal Khemu's Fitness And Diet Tips
      • Diet For Jaundice: Foods To Eat And Foods To Avoid
      • Multiple Sclerosis: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatment
        • 7 Nutritious Foods That Help Promote Beard Growth
        • Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis (EV): Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatment
        • 20 Healthy Snacks To Curb Hunger
          • Sustainable Menstruation Through Menstrual Cup: Keeping You & The Earth Clean
          • What Is Solomon's Seal? Its Benefits, Side Effects And Recipes
          • 8 Amazing Health Benefits Of Rose Hip
            • Anand Kumar Of Super 30 Reveals He Has Acoustic Neuroma - All You Need To Know About This Condition
            • 6 Amazing Benefits Of Ice Cubes For Your Health
            • 7 Fascinating Health Benefits Of Chicory You Must Know!
              • Empty Nose Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment
              • How Diabetes Affects Male Fertility
              • How Does Diabetes Affect Male Fertility