The Effects of Cassava Leaves for People with Gout

One of the reasons uric acid levels in blood increase is because people consume foods that contain purine. That’s why, by limiting purine intake from certain foods, you can reduce uric acid levels. What about cassava leaves? Are they good for people with gout? According to research, purine consumption from vegetables will not influence uric […]

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7 Health Benefits of Meniran (Phylanthus urinaria, Linn)


Meniran ( Phylanthus urinaria, Linn) is scientifically effective to improve body immune system and heals hepatitis, respiratory disorders, diabetes mellitus, jaundice and diarrhea. Dr. Setiawan Dalimartha, Vice Chairman of Association of Indonesian Doctors Developers Eastern Traditional Health (Perhimpunan Dokter Indonesia Pengembang Kesehatan Tradisional Timur/ PDPKT) said that we can use meniran fresh or dried as […]

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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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Home Remedy for Gout

Gout often to appear as acute attacks and is one of chronic joint inflammations. When gout relapses, we can feel pain on our toes. Not only our toes, but other joints such as knee and ankles can be attacked. These attacks often happen in the night or in the morning. While acute attacks can last […]

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