Is Always Safe to Consume Natural Remedy?

When modern medicine becomes more expensive and not effective, people turn their hope on home remedy. Some home remedies have been proven clinically, still we should be careful when we consume them. Even though they mostly made from natural ingredients, those herbal medicines can be dangerous if we are not being careful to consume it. […]

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Has Traditional Medicine been Clinically Proven?

Traditional medicine has been looked as an alternative for modern medicine. People think that traditional medicine or home remedy is safe to use for long-term usage. But, has this natural remedy been clinically proven? Chairman of National Commission of Jamu Scientific, Dr. Siswanto MHP DTM, revealed that there are four formulas of jamu (Indonesian traditional […]

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Is Traditional Medicine Safe for Kids?

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Apparently, there are mothers who rely on natural medicines or herb medicines to cure their children’s sicknesses, especially light diseases such as cough, flu, fever or catch a cold. Traditional medicines are made based on experiences and they are passed down from generation to another generation. So, some remedies have been proven clinically, but some […]

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Popular Indonesian Traditional Medicine for Women

Dispensing and drinking Indonesian traditional medicine, jamu has been believed as a thousand years tradition since the periods of Hindu-Java kingdoms. It is proven by the existence of Madhawapura inscription from Majapahit that mentioned profession to dispense jamu as Acaraki. Jamu’s ingredients were taken from parts of plants in Indonesia such as roots, leaves, fruit, […]

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5 Celebrity Worst Diet Programs

Celebs mostly have perfect physics. Thus, it’s not something weird if many people are curious about what they are doing to have attractive physics or perfect body shapes. But, apparently it’s not always safe to follow their steps including their diet programs. From many ways celebrities did to maintain their bodies, here are five diet […]

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