People take vanilla to treat intestinal gas and fever. They also use it to increase sexual desire (as an aphrodisiac). In foods and beverages, vanilla is a well-known flavoring, but it is also added to foods to reduce the amount of sugar needed for sweetening. Some people add vanilla to food to help stop tooth decay.
The benefits of vanilla are not confined to just flavouring your favourite desserts; adequate consumption in your diet can have a significantly positive affect on your overall health. And with a pleasant aroma that calms your stresses, refreshes your mind and revitalises your energy, this amazing plant is the perfect choice for many reasons.