Roselle (Zobo) Drink Effective in Management of Hypertension – Nutritionist

  Scientific Name(s): Hibiscus sabdariffa L. Family: Malvaceae (mallows) Common Name(s):The roselle is known as the Rosella or Rosella fruit in Australia. It is also known as ‘Belchanda’ among Nepalese, Tengamora among Assamese and “Mwitha” among Bodo tribals, zobo in western Nigeria (the Yorubas in Nigeria call the white variety Isapa (pronounced Ishapa)), Zoborodo in Northern Nigeria. Consumption of  Roselle(Hibiscus) or  ‘Zobo’ drink is very effective in…

Remedies for Ulcer Pain

A peptic ulcer is a sore that develops in the lining of the stomach, or in the first part of the small intestine, explains the National Institutes of Health. Peptic ulcers are also known as duodenal, gastric and stomach ulcers. A bacterium called Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a major cause of peptic ulcers. The…