Papaya As Alternative Medicine
Papaya is not only a tropical fruit but also an alternative medicine. In Traditional Chinese medicine it is often used as a remedy for digestive complaints. In
- Papaya aids digestion.
- It can lower cholesterol levels.
- It eases constipation.
- Green papaya is effective for digestive and stomach complaints.
- Raw papaya juice removes parasites from the intestines.
- Paste made from papaya roots is effective for toothaches
- It is an anti-inflammatory and useful in treating fungal skin infections, dandruff, psoriasis, bacterial skin infections and leprosy.
Papaya is generally eaten as a fruit and vegetable. It is safe and does not cause any allergies. Pregnant and nursing women can safely eat them. Many people are not aware that papaya is such a useful alternative medicine.