Hunteria Umbellata or Abeere is a tree that grows in Western Africa and the leaves, fruits, and even the roots have great health benefits.
Hunteria Umbellata in new studies has shown great ability to lower cholesterol especially LDL cholesterol within one day. -- Wow! And it also lowers blood sugar levels thus helping those with diabetes and can help with weight loss and obesity too... and studies show the weight loss abilities of Hunteria Umbellata. Not only that but it also lowers blood pressure too!
Hunteria Umbellata contains lots of great plant steroids and also saponins that are important for great health.
Hunteria Umbellata is a great antibacterial agent and works wonders for skin infections and ulcers... great for Staph. and E-coli infections. Plus it’s a great anti-inflammatory agent making important for arthritis and other inflammatory diseases because it blocks prostaglandins and histamine release.
Hunteria Umbellata also induces uterine contractions in pregnant women... not to be take while pregnant. And the roots of the tree have been used to treating women who have an absence of monthly periods. Plus studies in mice have shown that Hunteria Umbellata is great for reducing fevers and reducing pain.
And studies are being done with Hunteria Umbellata to see if it can help with HIV/AIDS and Malaria and also for boosting the immune system because it’s powerful antioxidant activity.
In Germany Hunteria Umbellata is used for treating low libido... plus it may be very beneficial for those suffering from gastric ulcers.
You can find Hunteria Umbellata on-line.
Paul Haider - Master Herbalist