Chaya, called ‘miracle plant’ and ‘hospital too far leaves’, has several health benefits.
The plant is said to be able to cure over 100 diseases. It can either be eaten with local delicacies or the liquid can be extracted from squeezing the leaves.
Called ‘efo Iyana-ipaja’ by the Yorubas and ‘ugu oyibo’ by the Igbos, some of its health benefits are:
Cures skin blisters and scratches
Blisters on the skin can be cured by squeezing the juice from the leaves and applying to the affected skin.
Consuming chaya can help cure constipation as it stimulates the digestive system to smoothen defecation process.
Cures fever, rheumatism and inflammation
Rheumatism can be resolved through the continuous consumption of chaya leaves which are rich in protein, calcium, flavonoid, etc.
The leaves are also said to cure fever, especially in children and can cure inflammation in the teeth and gums which cause discomfort.
Resolves vaginal issues and boosts vitality in men
Chaya leaves can resolve sexual issues revolving around vaginal discharge and boost vitality in men. The natural essence in the leaves assist in maintaining a healthy vagina and also contains vitamins which help support spermatogenesis; the production and development of sperm.
Excellent blood builder
Researchers have discovered that chaya helps to treat anaemia in both children and adults and also manages blood pressure.
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You can not over-emphasis on this leave … some of its functions shocked me
Please can a pregnant woman take hospital too far for blood boosting?
Absolutely. The benefits are immense.
Please can someone squize hospital too far and drink?
I eat a lot of the leave before and during pregnancy. I was healthy all through the 9 months. I gave birth through operation because of the size of my baby and healed so quickly. The leave is amazing and has many benefits.
How do I get this Chaya leaf
Is lovely do you have an idea of plants that can be use to cure diabetes??
I have bee consuming Iyana ipaja since 2017. It improved my immunity aad helped my wounds heal quickly when I had aghastly accident last year..
Hospital too far juice mixed with raw native egg and condensed sweetened milk is good for what?
Can hospital too far affect my liver?