Miracle Leaf: Medicinal Uses & Health Benefits of Leaf of Life plant – Resurrection plant
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COMMON NAMES OF LEAF OF LIFE PLANT: Life plant, miracle leaf, air plant, Africa “Never Die”, cathedral leaf, Resurrection plant, live forever, Wonder of the world, green love all refer to the same plant called bryophyllum pinnatum
Leaf of life plant scientific name: Bryophyllum pinnatum
Miracle leaf in Yoruba: (Iwulo) ewe abamoda or odundun or Ewé Àbánikán-ñdá
Miracle leaf in Hausa: Karan masallachi
Miracle leaf in igbo:odaa opue
Edo: danweshin or ekpokpo
Efik language: afiayo
Ijaw language (Ijo-Izon): umbu in
This wonder plant has all these names because of the wonders that it bears encapsulated in every part of the plant. It is a succulent plant that grows in warm temperate zones. It has many functions in the treatment and management of sickness or diseases.
Under listed are some of the wonders the leave can perform when used appropriately against sicknesses.
MEDICINAL USES AND HEALTH BENEFITS OF LEAF OF LIFE PLANT – MIRACLE LEAF
1. It treats bloody diarrhea:
Bloody diarrhea occurs when blood is mixed with watery stool. The bleeding can be caused by injury from the mouth to the anus. To treat this condition squeeze out the juice from a sizeable amount of leaves (20 leaves) mix with cumin seed and with ghee. Let the patient take it twice a day, the quantity of blood will reduce and stop eventually after a few days.
2. It treats Leukorrhea or vaginal discharge:
Vaginal discharge or leucorrhea is a thick yellowish vaginal discharge that is caused by hormonal imbalance, candidiasis or sexually transmitted infections in the body. If there is a vaginal infection the discharge may increase; this discharge may dry up only to show up after some time.
To treat this condition squeeze out the juice from the leaves and give to the patient twice a day, bryophyllum pinnatum, or never die leaf has antibacterial, antiviral, and anti-inflammatory properties that would handle this condition in less than a week of regular administration.
3. it’s good for the liver:
The anti hepatic properties of bryophyllum pinnatum are enormous, it keeps the liver in optimal condition. It cures jaundice fast and is beneficial in the treatment of hepatitis.
4. Reduces swelling:
When a poultice of bryophyllum pinnatum is applied to any swelling in the body, its anti-inflammatory properties will significantly reduce the swelling. It becomes more effective when the juice is taken alongside placing the poultice on the swelling.
5. Treatment of Stomach Ulcer:
Cut a leaf and wash it. Look for like six pieces of fried groundnut which its thin brown cover has not been removed. Put it inside the already cleaned leaf and put it in your mouth. Chew it together very well and swallow it. Repeat this every morning on empty stomach until you are completely healed. This Remedy is very effective.
6. Treatment of ear problem:
Cut few leaves and place it beside flame of fire until it shows a little burnt on the leaves. Gently squeeze it to extract water from the leaves and drop the water inside the affected ear. Repeat it until you get desirable results
7. Leaf of life and blood pressure: leaf of life plant reduces blood pressure and it is used to treat hypertension especially in persons with kidney diseases.
8. Leaf of life and cancer: scientifically, leaf of life plant has been found to improve sleep quality in cancer patients. Leaf of life extract is being researched as possible treatment for leukemia and other forms of cancers.
9. Leaf of Life for kidney stones: leaf of life plant akalinizes the urine and helps prevent kidney stone formations.
10. Leaf of Life skin care: helps in the growth of fresh and glowing skin. Prevents skin diseases
11. Miracle leaf is used in the treatment of piles (hemorrhoids)
12. Miracle leaf is believed to help scalp health and prevents early greying of hair.
13. Miracle leaf reduces blood sugar and blood cholesterol level… good for diabetics.
14.Aid good vision… good for the eyes.
15. Miracle leaf is good for the heart -prevemts heart diseases.
16. Leaf of life extract helps prevent gall bladder stones.
16. Cures boils and good for wound healing.
17. Miracle leaf is believed to treat headache.
18. Relieves stomach aches
19. Treats constipation
20. Treats cold and cough.
The medicinal uses and health benefits of leaf of life plant are still being researched by scientists though with some documented successes- This article is for your education and not a substitute for seeing a doctor for any medical concern(s)