Akar Kuning (Arcangelicia flava) in Borneo is Scarce

Akar kuning (Arcangelicia flava) from medicinal plant Kayu Kuning (Arcangelicia flava Merr) is scarce these days. “It is very hard to get akar kuning in forest,” Uyang, one tribe member of Dayak Kenyah, Sangatta, Eastern Borneo said as quoted from Antara News. Uyang, who lived in Dusun II Sangkima Lama Village, South Sangatta, Eastern Kutai, […]

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White Turmeric Can Tighten Vagina

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Turmeric has various benefits, especially white turmeric (curcuma alba) that is different with regular turmeric. White turmeric is considered a rare plant. It has pale white color and its shape is small round like goat manures. Its rhizome has essential oil for about0.2 percent, which has benefit to decrease sweat smell and body odor. It […]

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Health Benefits of Papaya Leaves

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Papaya is one of tropical fruits that grow in South America and Mexico. Papaya, which its meat has a distinctive color bright orange, tasted fresh and delicious to consume. Papaya has been known for its various health benefits for human. Apparently, Papaya’s leaves and flowers are also useful for our health benefits. According to some […]

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Cassava, Natural Remedy for Gout

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Rheumatic or gout is not only attacking old people. It starts to attack youth as well. And, treating this disease is not easy. Traditionally, cassava (Manihot utilissima) apparently has potency to cure gout. Cassava is well known as people’s plant since many people here consume it, especially in mountain areas. This plant also can grow […]

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