5 Medicinal Plants to Cure Mouth Ulcer

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At least 80 percent of Indonesians have suffered mouth ulcers. Yes, this mouth disease is simple, yet it makes people unconformtable because it makes them difficult to speak, chew or swallow. To treat it, most people still depend on traditional way such as eating fruit or gargling with salt water. Indeed, there is no medicine […]

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Martha Tilaar Shares “The Power of Jamu”

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National cosmetic and jamu entrepreneur, Martha Tilaar shared her personal experiences of jamu usages. According to her, jamu beverages and recipes have changed the life qualities of her and her family. “I could give birth because drinking traditional jamu,” Martha Tilaar said during Internatioanl Symposium Traditional Complimentary and Alternative Medicine event at Hotel Shangri-La, Surabaya, […]

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Temulawak (Curcuma zanthorrhiza) Can Protect Liver

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Besides to improve body immune system and appetite, temulawak (Curcuma zanthorrhiza) is also known as a medicinal plant that is useful to treat hepatitis. More than that, temulawak is also useful for them who consume cholesterol medicine in long-term. Long-term cholesterol medicine consumption can disturb liver function, said Chief of Polyclinic of Complementary Alternative, Dr. […]

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Health Benefits of Watermelon Seeds

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Sweet and juicy watermelon is full of nutrition. But did you know that the seeds also have various health benefits as well? Watermelon seeds rich in iron, potassium and vitamin, so they are very useful for health especially skin and hair health. So, the next time you eat watermelon, don’t throw the seeds. You can […]

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How to Maximize Health Benefits of Temulawak

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Temulawak (Curcuma zanthorrhiza) is not only used to maintain vitality, it is also used to improve appetite. Not only that, temulawak can reduce LDL (Low-Density Lipoprotein) level or what we call as bad cholesterol. To consume it, people buy temulawak extract or use traditional way: boil it. Apparently, the way we boil it should be […]

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