The elders at the home used to say that by chewing Betel leaves along with nut powder and the lime, it improves digestion and the lime content would get rid of germs inside the body. Moreover those who had the betel leaves, they wont like eat anything further and their tongue would turn reddish and also becomes numb for a while. The numbness wont allow us to eat further or we wont feel the taste of even good food. That is the reason being so , after having full good meal, people go for betel leaves chewing. Moreover it acts as a mouth freshener and removes bad odor inside the mouth.
'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum "
Even this challenging situation would ease