Neem is a popular medicinal herb that has been a part of many home remedies since time immemorial. All parts of the neem tree- leaves, flowers, seeds, fruits, roots and bark have been used for the treatment of a large number of ailments in humans. Today, neem plant is used as a popular ingredient in oral care, skin care, hair care and other products. In fact, neem tree has been declared by the United Nations as “Tree of the 21st century”. The leaves of neem plant are loaded with nutrients and active principles that have preventive and curative effects. They contain more than 100 active compounds. Neem leaves are believed to have anti-fungal, anti-microbial, anti-malarial, anti-viral, anti-inflammatory, hypoglycemic and insecticidal effects. Besides, eating fresh neem leaves daily can supply your body with the necessary nutrients like proteins, fats, carbohydrates, iron, calcium, and fiber. However, due to its bitter taste, many people find eating neem leaves or drinking its juice as a challenge. Here are some amazing benefits of neem leaves that would make you love the taste too.