In fact you have to be careful how you treat some leaves.
Get this straight. Plants are living beings with spirits, therefore they carry life and can assist us in dealing with illness and other obstacles we experience in life.
We are not talking about a charm here, but you should avoid passing urine on the herbs that grow in front of or behind your house since you never know what will happen if you do.
After being cut off from the plant, the Miracle Leaf or Life Plant [Tameawu in Twi] can still appear fresh after a week, which is where the name ‘life plant’ comes from.
This plant belongs to the Crassulaceae family, and its botanical name is (Bryophyllum calycinum) (The Taameawu in Akan).
It is also known as the Cathedral Bells plant, the Miracle Life plant, the Air Plant, the Life Plant, and the Goethe plant. Africa, Brazil, portions of Asia, Guyana, and other countries are the most common locations. Because of their thick watery leaves and stems, they can live in dry regions.
The leaves are long and broad, ranging in size from 5 to 25 centimeters by 2 to 12 centimeters.
The leaves look to be simple, yet the top has intricate joints. A single tree normally has 6-7 leaves.
The edges of the leaves are jagged, and fresh seeds sprout on the edges of the leaves most of the time.
These seeds (little crops) will fall to the ground spontaneously and sprout new plants.
The flower of this plant blooms at the top of the stem. The color is a mix of reddish and greenish. The blossoms can grow up to 7 cm in length.
Here are some of the benefits;
1. Anti-inflammatory properties:
You can relieve swelling by applying a paste made from the leaves to the affected area.
2.Relieves stomach ache:
Drink the decoction of the leaves if you have a stomach ache.
3.In the case of vaginal flow (vaginal discharge), administer a 40-60 ml decoction containing 2 g honey. It is best to take this twice a day.
4.Snacks Crush the leaves and apply to the brow if you have a headache. It helps to ease headaches.
5.Eye pain alleviation:
Squeeze the juice from the leaves and apply it all over the eyes. It soothes the pain in the whites of the eyes.
Slightly warm the leaves before crushing and attaching them to the wound. It hastens the healing process while also removing the scar.
7.Useful in Urinary Disorders:
Give a patient suffering from thirst or other urinary system illness 5 mL juice from its leaves.
It is an excellent and efficient treatment.
Give 40-60 ml of its decoction mixed with 2 gram of honey to a man who has a urine-related ailment. It’s best to take this twice a day.
8.To stop hemorrhages, pounded leaves are applied as poultices to the soles of the feet.
9.Take 5-10 drops of aerial parts extract for hypertension.
It helps to keep blood pressure under control.
10.It is beneficial to one’s heart health.
11.Treat colds and coughs:
The juice of the leaves, coupled with sugar candies, is effective in treating common colds and coughs. Asthmatics may also benefit from this.
12.Give 3-6 gm. juice of its leaves mixed with cumin seeds and twice the amount of ghee to treat bloody diarrhea.
Three times a day, this should be administered to the patient. In diarrhea, it modulates blood flow.
For women suffering from leucorrhoea, take a decoction of the leaves twice daily. It aids in the slowing of blood flow through the blood arteries.
14.To effectively treat piles at home, consume the leaf extract twice daily.
15. Prevents Leukemia:
Take 5-10 drops of the aerial component extract twice a day to prevent leukemia. It helps with the treatment of blood cancer.
Take 40-50 mL of whole plant decoction twice a day to treat kidney stones. You can also make a decoction with 500 mg shilajit and 2 g honey. Give it twice a day to get rid of bile stones.
17.Relieve ear discomfort:
Apply the juice of the leaves to your ear to relieve ear pain quickly.
18.Crush a few leaves and make a poultice to treat boils.
This should be applied to the boils. This can be used to alleviate redness and swelling on the skin.
19.It is good for your liver:
Leaf of life is good for your liver. It has the ability to quickly cure jaundice.
Make tea from the dried leaves twice or three times a day. This will assist you in more effectively combating free radicals.
21.Diabetics may benefit from the leaves because they can aid in diabetic management.
You will notice a considerable fall in your blood sugar levels if you take the decoction twice a day.
Pain relief will be felt by babies who are cutting their first teeth.
It successfully kills intestinal worms.
Take the decoction of the leaves twice a day with honey.
24.Antipyretic characteristics indicate that the miracle leaf can help you get rid of a fever.
Combine the leaf extract with honey to receive relief from dysentery.
Drinking tea produced from the dry powder of the leaves will help relieve constipation.
27. Has a blood purifying effect:
Miracle leaf has a blood purifying effect. It aids in the removal of pollutants, which helps to improve your health.
28.For a chest cold, warm three leaves and juice them. Approximately 2-3 tablespoons of leaf of life juice should be obtained. To taste, season with a pinch of salt. For as long as you need it, take one tablespoon three times a day.
29.Aids with weight loss:
Its leaves can aid in weight loss.
30.Helps to prevent grey hair:
Regular use of the miracle leaf can assist to prevent grey hair. It is also beneficial to the scalp’s health.
31.Aids in weight loss:
Its leaves can assist in weight loss.
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