Temulawak (Curcuma zanthorrhiza) Can Protect Liver

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Besides to improve body immune system and appetite, temulawak (Curcuma zanthorrhiza) is also known as a medicinal plant that is useful to treat hepatitis. More than that, temulawak is also useful for them who consume cholesterol medicine in long-term. Long-term cholesterol medicine consumption can disturb liver function, said Chief of Polyclinic of Complementary Alternative, Dr. […]

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UGM Develops Natural Remedy for High Cholesterol

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Research team from Faculty of Pharmacy UGM (Gadjah Mada University) Jogjakarta, Indonesia develops natural remedy made from sambung nyawa leaves (Akar Sebiak/ Gynura procumbens) and temulawak (Java Ginger/Wild Ginger/Curcuma zanthorrhiza) to reduce cholesterol levels in body. “Combination of sambung nyawa leaves with temulawak is natural formula to reduce cholesterol in body. We try to synergize both,” […]

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Is Meat Useful To Treat Low Blood Pressure?

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Some people consume meat like goat meat as a natural remedy for hypotension or low blood pressure. Whereas, low blood pressure can be caused by various reasons and it is not always being treated by consuming goat meat. According to Dr. Ari Farial Syam, an internist, a low blood pressure can be caused by bleeding, […]

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High Cholesterol ? Fight It with Mangosteen Skin

Cholesterol is one of important parts of body membrane cells. This substance is also a precursor to synthesize bile acid. Bile acid is very important in fat emulsifying and absorption in intestine. Cholesterol also has a function as one basic ingredient to build brain, neurons, liver, kidney tissues and adrenaline glands. Cholesterol deficiency can cause […]

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Health Benefits of Mangosteen

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What is Mangosteen? Mangosteen is a tropical fruit that is originally come from Indonesia. This fruit, which has scientific name Garcinia Mangostana, was planted for the first time in Thailand and Burma. For hundred years herbal medicine experts in Asia have been using and believing in mangosteen health benefits to treat various diseases. This fruit […]

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