Bitterleaf is a wonderful plant which can be used for different purposes such as medicinal and nutritional uses. In Nigeria, bitterleaf is known as 'ewuro' in Yoruba land, 'Onugbu' in Igboland while Hausa people refer to it as 'Shiwaka'. It has been in existence since a long time ago and its curative power never diminish.
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Scent leaf on the other hand also serves both medicinal and nutritional purposes. It contains essential vitamins and minerals which also contributes to its uniqueness.
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In this article, we will discuss some importance of bitter leaf and scent leaf juice. The juice can be prepared by squeezing the 2 leaves together with little water for easy extraction.
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1. It can be used to treat stomach problems
Bitterleaf and scent leaf juice can be used for the treatment of stomach disorders such as diarrhoea and dysentery.
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2. It regulates blood fat
The juice extract is able to regulate the blood cholesterol and promotes heart health.
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3. It supply blood to the body
The 2 leaves helps in the production of red blood cells which normally supply blood.
4. Improves the reproduction process in both male and female
It helps men to have increased urge for sex and also prevent premature ejaculation. Likewise in female, it boost ovulation which can make conception happen quickly.
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5. Regulates blood pressure
The 2 leaves have properties that regulates blood pressure.
6. Controls blood sugar
The juice is capable of regulating the blood sugar of the body, therefore it is good for diabetes patients.
7. It boost the immune system
It contains different antioxidants that can boost the immune system when taken regularly.
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