Soursop is the fruit of Annona Muricata, a broadleaf, flowering and green tree native tropical climates. It is locally referred to as "Aluguntuguin". Soursop leaves are rich in protein, calcium, fructose, fat, vitamin A & B.
Its health benefits and how to use includes;
-- Treatment of Cancer
Soursop leaves can inhibit cancer cells and cure cancer more quickly and effectively than chemotherapy. Research has proved that soursop has an active ingredient that is 10,000 times stronger than chemotherapy in fighting cancer cells.
-- Treatment of Uric Cancer
Take 6-10 soursop leaves which are old but still green. Wash them, boil in 2 cups of water and simmer until one cup of water remains. This concoction should be taken twice a day, morning and evening for maximum benefits.
-- Treatment of Back Pain
Boil 20 pieces of soursop leaves in 5 cups of water until 3 cups of water is left. Drink 3/4 cup of this concoction ones a day for relief.
-- Treatment of Eczema, Rheumatism and Boil.
Make a paste of Soursop leaves and apply on the affected area regularly twice a day.
-- Urinary Tract Infections, Cough and Cold.
Boil 4-5 soursop leaves in 4 cups of water until 1 cup of water remains. Drink this concoction regularly once a day.
-- Get Rid of Lice.
Applying a soursop leaves decoction on your hair can help you to get rid of head lice.
-- Good for the Liver.
Soursop juice works great for liver disorders. It reduces the inflammation of the urethra and thus can lower symptoms like painful urination.
-- Boost Energy Levels
Soursop contains thiamine, a compound which improves energy levels.
-- Aids in Digestion
The fibrous flesh of soursop helps improve digestive health.
-- Maintains Bone Health
Soursop contains copper, which promotes the absorption of calcium, a nutrient that is essential for good bone health.
-- Applying soursop leaves sap on the skin get rid of eczema, skin rash and swelling.
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