Fig tree dating
Figs are known for their sweet and juicy flesh, tender skin and crunchy seeds.
They’re highly perishable and are commonly dried to preserve them.
People with diabetes should be cautious when consuming or using figs medicinally, as they have effects on glucose levels in the blood.
This also goes for those on diabetes medication and insulin, as figs can alter their effectiveness.
In fact, some believe that in the story of Adam and Eve, the forbidden fruit may in fact be a fig instead of an apple.