Mango leaves are not the type a leave you'd see people use to make tea but little did you know mango leaves just like the fruit is packed with vitamins, antioxidants, enzymes, and other minerals
Over 425 million people have diabetes and in Jamaica alone, there are over 209,000 cases of diabetes a very high number with a population of 2.9 million people. This condition is where your pancreas stops producing insulin or when your body is unable to properly use the insulin which is present in the body. It's common and it's deadly.
Symptoms of Diabetes:
Feeling very tired
Cuts or wounds that heal very slowly
Urinating more often than usual, especially at night
Feeling very thirsty
Unexplained loss of weight
Itching around the penis or vagina
If ignored or left untreated, diabetes can lead to a series of other serious illnesses such as blindness, nerve damage, kidney failure, heart disease also erectile dysfunction (with men).
With access to so much junk food at every corner, the number of diabetic people is increasing rapidly. So how can we help cure people with diabetes if they can't pay for medication to help keep it under control?
Just a few Mango leaves what is almost in everybody yard in Jamaica and a pot of water.
Here’s the how-to:
First, take 10 to 15 tender mango leaves, then boil them in a glass of water and leave them to say overnight.
In the morning alter the water and drink it on an empty stomach.
For the best results, you should use this method for two or three months.
Alternatively, you can dry the leaves in a dark place and crush them to powder.
Use half a teaspoon of this powdered mango leaves two times a day.
Mango leaves tea also has other beneficial properties to your health.
It can treat many other health conditions such as fever, diarrhea, insomnia, varicose veins, asthma, bronchitis and colds.
Also these leaves can lower your blood pressure and strengthen blood vessels.