Moringa is rich in vitamins and nutrients, which is why it is so healthy. Others use it medicinally and as cooking ingredient. What are the diseases that moringa can cure and the benefits that our body can get from it?
Depression – is a common and serious illness that affects how you feel, think and act. According to studies, moringa helps our body release serotonin and fight depression. It is good to drink moringa juice for those who is experiencing sadness to restore normal feeling.
Ulcer – are sores on the lining of the stomach or small intestines. Moringa is good for those with ulcers because of its inflammatory properties that accelerate the healing of gastric and duodenal ulcers.
Sore throat -an irritation of the throat that painful to swallow. Moringa is effective for sore throat and itchy throat, just gargle with warm water from its boiled root.
High blood pressure – blood pressure that is higher than normal. Moringa is very rich in potassium, three times more potassium compared to bananas, it is a good antidote to high blood pressure.
Anemia – lack of red blood cells to carry oxygen around the body. Moringa helps the body to absorb more iron, thus increasing the number of red blood cells. Moringa is known to be an effective food for those who have low iron and red blood cells.
Wound – Moringa has blood clotting properties in its leaves, roots, and seeds that benefit wound healing and can reduce clotting time. Crushed leaves mixed with coconut oil are good for speeding up for wound healing.
Rheumatism – a condition that affect joints. According to study, moringa has antinociceptive and anti – inflammatory effects like the content of the other drugs. It is good to get rid of, or to prevent the inflammation of the joints and get rid of pain.
Asthma – a disease that affects the lungs. Moringa contains alkaloid that helps to relax the bronchioles in the lungs . Drink it as tea.
Allergies – Moringa is loaded with antihistamine which is good for allergies.
Malnutrition – In the study done before, a great improvement in the weight of malnourish children was found by mixing moringa powder in the food.
Menopause symptoms – Adding fresh moringa leaves helps reduce and relieve menopause symptoms such as hot flashes and difficulty sleeping.
Cancer – specific moringa leaf extracts such as glucosinolates and quercetin help inhibit growth of tumors. According to study, treatment with moringa leaf extracts increased the effect of chemo therapy in human pancreatic cells.