Monday, April 10, 2017

Must Know Health Benefits Of Mango Leaves!

     Mango is a member of the drupe family, a type of plant food in which an outer fleshy part surrounds a shell with a seed inside. Mangoes have been named the most consumed fruit in the world. There are many different kinds of mangoes that range in color, shape, flavor and seed size. But did you know that the leaves of mangoes have perks to offer as well?

     Traditional healers from different countries boil the young mango leaves in water and use it for treating numerous conditions and diseases.

Here are some of the medicinal properties that mango leaves posses:

Diabetes Control

    Mango leaves are known to help ease the symptoms of diabetes. They can also use for warding off neuropathic pain, which is commonly experienced by diabetics. Make a tea out of young mango leaves, it may actually help in reversing diabetes.

Kidney Stone Removal

     People can attest to the effectiveness of drinking tea out of young mango leaves or powdered mango leaves in dissolving kidney stones, thus keeping at bay severe pain that is associated when passing large kidney stones. Plus, mango leaves can also dissolve gallbladder stones.

Dysentery Relief

     Drinking a glass of water with powdered mango leaves dissolved in it thrice a day is said to be the perfect remedy for dysentery. A condition characterized by severe diarrhea with blood or mucus present in the stool, dysentery is a bacteria or parasitic infection of the lower part of the digestive tract.

Ear Pain Elimination

     Fresh mango leaf tea cooled to room temperature is high recommended by tradition healers in putting an end to ear pain caused by an infection. Just place a few drops of it in the affected ear. Leave it on for a couple of minutes by titling the head to one side in order to keep the liquid from escaping the ear.

Blood Pressure Regulation

    Mango leaves are also used for preventing high blood pressure. It contains hypotensive properties that can help in strengthening your blood vessels, thus keeping high blood pressure at bay.

Skin Burn Relief

     Mango leaves can also be use for treating skin burns. Burn the mango leaves until it will turn into ashes and gently apply it in the affected area. But for the severe skin burns, do seek the help of doctor immediately.

Respiratory Problem Ease

     Mango leaves are known to be very good against all sorts of problems concerning the respiratory system. Consuming mango leave tea can help relieve the symptoms of acute bronchitis and asthma. The young mango leaves are also commonly employed for the treatment of common cold, cough and even sore throat.

Stress and Anxiety Reduction

     Drinking tea out of mango leaves can also reduce your stress and anxiety. You can also attain mind and body relaxation by adding fresh mango leaves to lukewarm bathwater, and then soak yourself in it for several minutes or until your stress or anxiety is gone.

Gum Inflammation Treatment

     Boil a young mango leaves in the water and cool it down. Rinse your mouth with this water for keeping your gums in a healthy state. Traditional healers recommend that to use this treatment for those with gums that are swollen and bleeding because of its anti-inflammation and tonic properties.