Just like lemons, limes have a ton of antioxidants that are very beneficial to us. Lime can work as an anti viral helping or bodies fight and product against some of the nastiest viral infections such as flu, common cold, mumps, measles, pox and many more. It can also be used to help restore your immune system after suffering from a long period of illness. When added to food it can help protect it from not spoiling. Lime disease can also be used to help treat food poisoning, diarrhea, and cholera. All Caused by bacteria. Also treating infections like those in the colon, stomach, intestines and urinary tract as well as external infections on the skin, ears, eyes, and in wounds. Lime essential oil can also help cure toothaches, strengthening the grip of your gums to the teeth to help prevent them from not falling out. Lime can also be used to help fight depression just by its strong, refreshing aroma.