Can Cassava Cure Cancer?

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There was a story spreading on the internet about Dr. Cynthia Jayasuriya from Sri Lanka. According to the story, she suffered bladder cancer stage 2. And she was healed because she consumed steamed cassava (Manihot esculenta). She also mentioned that cassava could cure cancer because vitamin B17 in the tubes. So, was the story true? […]

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Nutritionists: Don’t Eat Apple Seeds

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Most nutritionists recommend that we should eat an apple with its skin, so we could get the benefit from its fiber. However, don’t eat apple with its seeds. Apple’s seed contains amygdalin that can be changed in our digestive organs into hydrogen cyanide. This substance is toxic. Of course if we only eat one apple, […]

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Cassava is Effective To Treat These 6 Diseases

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Cassava (tapioca) is a popular rhizome plant in Indonesia, especially as a staple food in several areas in Indonesia. They usually consume the rhizome and leaves as foods. Apparently, cassava is also useful to cure diseases. It has several health benefits such as antioxidant, anti cancer, anti-tumor and can increase appetite. There are at least […]

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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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