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Wild harvested Jamaican Guinea Hen Weed 2 oz

 (Petiveria alliacea) or Anamu is widely used in Jamaica and the Caribbean due to its

numerous health benefits which include alleviating problems associated with the prostate, fibroids, cancer and menstrual cramps.

When soaked in alcohol, guinea hen weed is good for headaches when applied to the spot.

The weed can be used with leaves from the lignum vitae tree to make a tea that is good for high blood pressure, asthma, epilepsy and rheumatism.

Some of other benefits :

• Natural Immune booster

. Effective in the treatment of cancer, as two of the phytochemical compounds in the plant are believed to destroy cancer cells while leaving healthy cells unharmed.

• It has been proven to be effective against harmful organisms such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses.

• Rich in antioxidants.

• Used a treatment for cold and flu  and other respiratory illnesses.

• Effective in reducing fevers.

• Effective pain reliever.

• Lowers blood sugar.

•Has antispasmodic properties.

• Traditional remedy for arthritis and rheumatism — its leaves can be crushed and made into a paste which can be applied to soothe pains and aches.

• Used to stimulate proper digestion and to relieve digestive problems such as bloating and flatulence.

• Fights infections and stimulates the immune system.

•Promotes the release of toxins through increased sweat and urine production.

• Used as a natural insect repellent.

 WARNING! Pregnant women and those who are trying to conceive should avoid using it because it may cause spontaneous abortions.

How to  Make tea :  Bring 1 litre of water to boil, add one tablespoon of guinea hen weed and simmer on low for 20-20 minutes.
2. Strain add raw honey (if needed )

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