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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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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7 Health Benefits of Meniran (Phylanthus urinaria, Linn)

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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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