Home Remedy for Infected Tonsil - Take a Table Spoon of Fenugreek and add 8oz(1 Cup) of water and boil for 5-7 minutes till fenugreek doubles in size and the water becomes brown in color with the extract of the fenugreek seeds mixed with the water. To this add 1/2 tsp of salt and gargle. Repeat this every one hour, this will lessen the pain and clean the tonsil.
Remedy for Diabetes & lowering blood sugar levels - Fenugreek is used extensively in Indian cooking and also as a remedy for treating diabetes in India. Grind 1 cup of fenugreek seeds in a blender to a coarse to fine powder. Take 1/2 tsp of fenugreek powder once in the morning and once in the evening. Apart from a balanced diet, exercise and taking fenugreek may also increase the number of insulin receptors in red blood cells and improve glucose utilization in peripheral tissues, thus demonstrating potential anti-diabetes effects both in the pancreas and other sites. The amino acid 4- hydroxyisoleucine, contained in the seeds, may also directly stimulate insulin secretion. If you are already taking medication for diabetes(to prevent any drug interaction between your medication and fenugreek) or pregnant please consult your physician as fenugreek is believed to produced to uterus contractions.