It’s hard to deny the deliciousness that a banana brings to the table, which is why it is one of the top five most consumed fruits in the world. According to the folks at Food Matters, eating bananas has the power to provide energy boosts, prevent cramps, lift spirits, regulate blood pressure, aid digestion and — just to end this list, not that it’s expired — battle chronic illnesses. In short, bananas rock.However, eating them is not the only way to put bananas to good use. This unassuming little fruit, so nervous it comes in bunches, has a whole host of secret abilities. Whether or not we are eating them, bananas are handy to have around for the bedroom, garden, bathroom, and more. It’s time we start looking at bananas from angles many of us have never thought to do.