Both scent and bitter leaves are enriched with great medical benefits and a combination of both juice can cure a lot of medical diseases.Researchers have found that using scent leaf or sweet basil and bitter leaf in combination or singly could stop the growth of breast, lung and prostate cancers.

Health benefits of scent leaf and health benefits of a bitter leaf are often overlooked. They are considered as simple spices, while in reality there are some scent leaf uses and benefits you probably never even heard about. Here are only a few of them that will make you rediscover these plants.

  1. Do you know that aqueous extract of bitter leaf (Vernonia amygdalina) could be used as adjuvant in the management of people living with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS); and for restoration of skin colour and form as well as calming and vitalizing the body.
  2. Do you know it Solves indigestion problems. If you suffer from diarrhea, mules or other stomach disorders, then a drink made of scent leaves can surely help you. Scent leaf is very effective if you have problems with your stomach. It has the same effect as aspirin and ibuprofen. The recipe is so good that once you drink it, you will feel a great relief. The drink cools the stomach and has a great calming effect on the digestive system.
  3. Prevents heart diseases and problems When you get older, you might develop some heat problems. Scent leaves can prevent any heart diseases and problems. Add some scent leaves in your food and it will improve your heart health.
  4. Lowers blood sugar Both scent leaf and bitter leaf can prevent cancer and reduce cholesterol. Scent leaf especially impacts sugar level and protects the cells that produce insulin from any damage. Also, scent leaf can protect your body from harmful radiation.
  5. Relieves pain It was recently discovered that scent leaves can also relieve pain. The tea made from these leaves is useful for healing menstrual pain, fever, malaria, coughing and respiratory problems. If you have any problems with your stomach and have a stomach ache then drinking scent leaf tea can help you to feel much better.
  6. Who would’ve thought that scent leaf and fertility are tied in? Nevertheless, it’s true, the plant can help you to conceive a child – it greatly influences the sperm vitality and helps the egg to mature faster. Still, you should not forget about consulting your doctor, as this is a very fragile matter.
  7. Has antiseptic effect Scent leaf is effective for killing bacteria and germs. So if you want to kill bacteria in your body, you should take some scent leaves and boil it. Boiled water and scent leaves can act as am antiseptic.
  8. Has anti-inflammatory effect Scent leaf does not only heal wounds and other scratches on your body but can also treat arthritis. It has anti-inflammatory properties and contains calcium, which increases bone density. Eating scent leaves every day can prevent bone diseases, such as osteoporosis.
  9. Do you know the extract can also be used to cure internal pile, just by extracting the juice and mixing them together. Take half glass cup twice daily for four days. This works like magic
  10. Helps to get rid of flies and mosquitoes The last, but not the least scent leaves’ benefit is its ability to fight mosquitoes problem! It’s strong smell protects your body from being bitten by mosquiteos if you put it in your room.