Gods Effectual leaves as medicine

Daun Dewa (Gynura pseudochina) is a plant that originated from Burma and China. Form of short stems and soft, pentagonal, oval cross section, finely hairy, purple and greenish. Including single leaf, spread mengililingi rods, pointed tip, edges bertoreh, green, leaves about 20 cm long and 100 cm wide.

Flowers leaves gods including compound interest growing on the stem end. Needle-shaped seeds, about 0.5 cm long, brown. While the root fibers, light yellow.

In the area of ​​Sunda, West Java, god leaves are often used as vegetables. This habit is very good, because in addition it contains a lot of fiber is also useful for the treatment of various diseases.

God leaves contain chemical compounds such as flavonoids, phenolic acids, chlorogenic acid, kafeat acid, p-kumarat acids, saponins, essential oils, and acids vanilat. The content of the chemical compounds that make god leaves effectual to overcome various diseases.
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Lactose Intolerance

You often have diarrhea just as often consume milk? Nearly 95% of the nation’s Asian, Caucasian, 10-15%, 50% and 75% of Mediterranean peoples blacks suffer from it, namely intolerance to lactose (Lactose Intolerance).

Lactose Intolerance is a condition of a person who is not able to digest lactose, a form of sugar derived from milk. It can be due to incompetence or lack of inability of the body to produce lactase, the digestive enzymes produced by the cells in the intestine that break down the milk sugar duty into a form more easily absorbed by the body. This condition is also called lactase deficiency (lactase deficiency).

In some cases, there are children who are born without the ability to produce the enzyme lactase. However, these conditions improve naturally over time until the age of two years, in which the body begins to ‘learn’ to produce lactase little by little. So do not be surprised if in adulthood, the symptoms of lactose intolerance can gradually disappear.
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How to Prepare Infant Formula

For some reason, she can not breastfeed the child. Therefore, use milk instead of formula. Some way to know in preparing infant formula for your baby, especially for young mothers for the first time the child has:

Begin by washing hands before mothers make milk for your baby.
Then enter the warm water into a bottle of milk. Do not use boiling water or cold water.
Add milk into a bottle that has been filled with warm water following the dosage instructions on the user manual.
Put a ring and bottle caps, and turn until tightly sealed.
Open the bottle cap and insert the dot milk.
Do not touch the dot with a finger tip. Then attach the ring to the bottle and turn the meeting.
Check the temperature of the milk feeding and in the back of his hand. Milk should be warm, not hot.
Make milk for one time use only. If still remains, should be stored at room temperature / fridge, preferably no more than 1 hour.
Age Number of Number of Warm Water Spoon Frequency
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Brain Food Good For Children

Level thinking skills of a child is generally influenced by the type of food consumed each day. Keep in mind, the food consumed will be influential in increasing the ability of the brain. Here are some foods that are known to increase the ability of a child’s brain:


A good bowl of cereal to start the day the little guy. But we should still be careful in selecting it because it is now quite a lot of cereal that contains about 50% sugar with a bit of fiber, vitamins, and minerals.


Eggs are rich in protein, zinc, vitamin A (for vision), vitamin D (for bone growth), vitamin E (to prevent disease), and vitamin B12 (to form red blood cells). Egg yolk contains lecithin is considered important as brain food, which is good for memory and concentration because it contains iron which is essential for brain function.

Kiwi fruit

Kiwi fruit contains vitamin C about two times higher than oranges and one kiwi will provide the daily requirement of vitamin C for adults. Vitamin C is important to absorb iron from the diet. Because vitamin C can not be stored in the body, then the kids need to eat foods rich in vitamin C to meet the daily needs. Continue reading “Brain Food Good For Children”

Little teaching Chewing

Your child growing age, need to be trained to be able to consume food that is more dense. To the ability of the child need to be trained to be able to chew. There are several ways to do.

Train your child to chew by way of:

If you make a smooth puree, reserving one kind of food that can be chewed easily, such as a piece of carrot or piece of soft cheese sheet.
Do not force the baby to eat food that is difficult, such as beef or chicken. If you would like to teach my baby to chew a small piece of minced meat or chicken, cook before processed in the vegetable or porridge.
Divert delicate foods to form a bigger little by little. For example, if blended, reduce the smoothness week after week.
Give it food that can be grasped, nutritious and easily digestible, boiled carrots cut into matchsticks or a piece of papaya.
You can also give it a mushy rice dish mixed in a blender.

Benefits of Ginger in Life

It can be used as a food flavoring and aroma beverages, ginger is also efficacious to overcome a variety of diseases such as cough, fever, asthma, colds, aches, and rheumatism.

Ginger (Zingiber officinale Roxb), which in English is known as ginger. Berumpun ginger plant grows to the height that can reach one meter. Has a pseudo-stem, unbranched, round, upright, and composed of sheets of leaf midrib. Stems are green with reddish stem. The flowers are tubular and are protected by the leaves as a protector. Ginger rhizome branching and irregular. Skin scaly rhizomes and whorls, brownish yellow. Flesh yellow rhizome, fibrous, and contains aromas.

Based on the size, shape, and color of the rhizome, the ginger is divided into three types, namely large white or yellow ginger (ginger rhinoceros), a small white ginger (CVD), and red ginger. Plant part used is the rhizome. Because the rhizomes are chemical compounds that contain spicy taste (gingerol, zingeron, and shogaol) and therefore the body feels warm after drinking ginger boiled water.

Simple concoction of ginger to treat a cough, fever, asthma, colds, and sore: Peel, wash, and dry ginger practicality, give sugar to taste, boiled with water, and then strain. Drink while still warm. Strongly encouraged to continue to consume these ingredients 1 hour before meals, 1 day 2 times.
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Measure Body Temperature Baby

Normal human body temperature is 36.5 to 37.5 degrees celsius. If up to 38 degrees Celsius or more, then called fever. And in fact, a fever is a sign the body is infected by bacteria or viruses.

If you only know the first conventional thermometer made of glass and contain mercury, so now there are several types of digital thermometers on the market. Then what is the advantage? To be sure, digital thermometer guaranteed to be accurate because it shows the smallest number to number. Also, this type of thermometer and practical measurement results very quickly. Unfortunately, digital thermometer is very susceptible to damp air and water. Not to mention, the price is more expensive than conventional ones.

Small part of the body that could be a place to put the thermometer is armpit, mouth and anus. However, lately, increasingly sophisticated technology thermometer so that the thermometer can also be placed in the ear and forehead.

However, glass thermometer is absolutely not recommended to be placed in the baby’s mouth. Why? If broken, the mercury will poison the baby. Continue reading “Measure Body Temperature Baby”

Benefits of Aloe Vera

Aloe vera (Aloe vera L) was first discovered in 1500 BC. Some historical evidence mentioned, various nations (Arab, Roman, Greek, India, and China) using aloe vera as a raw material for medicine to cure various kinds of diseases. And Cleopatra reportedly use this plant for beauty care. Aloe vera is a plant that is easy to grow, in the area of ​​the earthy humus mixed with sand, enough sunlight and watering well.

An American citizen discovered the benefits of aloe vera gel in 1940. According aloe vera can protect the body from the sun. Some of the results of recent studies showing the benefits of aloe vera, namely:

Slow down the HIV virus

Aloe vera gel is believed to strengthen the body’s defense system. Substances contained in them can inhibit the action of the HIV virus or stimulate the immune system of AIDS patients.

Improve the digestive system.

Consumption of aloe vera known to help facilitate the digestive system. Aloemoedin substances and aloebarbadiod contained therein are compounds that include anthraquinone group. Continue reading “Benefits of Aloe Vera”

Sports Make Little

Sport is very important for children, to gain weight and develop muscle strength and healthy heart and lungs. Sports are encouraged from an early age. That is why, it is recommended for more frequent baby released freely on the floor or in bed. While small children, who are generally indeed could hardly be silent, should be given as many opportunities as possible to move around and play on.

Thus the little guy gets a chance to train all muscle, develop body balance, improving blood circulation in the body, so the body is really healthy and strong.

Thus the little guy gets a chance to train all muscle, develop body balance, improving blood circulation in the body, so the body is really healthy and strong.

Sport with the little ones does not require movements specially packaged so it can be categorized as visible certain types of sports. Sports movement they can be made as just playing around. Importantly, it can include all the activities that are being  accordance with the development of motor motion. For toddlers these movements include activities crawling, jumping, running, sitting, on tiptoes, running, climbing, sliding, swinging, throwing, and hitting pull. Continue reading “Sports Make Little”

Why is Omega 3?

Omega 3 is known to present in food products that contain linolenic acid, EPA, or DHA. In infants, omega 3 is very important for the development of neuronal function and vision. Even before the baby is born, especially during the process of brain growth in the fetus, pregnant women are strongly encouraged to consume foods that contain omega 3.

Phase of rapid brain growth occurs when the fetus aged 30 weeks to 18 months. If the fetus were malnourished in this phase, there will be a condition that is irreversible (can not be recovered). Children’s brain is still growing until they are about five years old. Accordingly, the age of the children is often referred to as a golden age that must be protected from conditions of malnutrition.

In people aged adults, omega 3 has a more specialized role. Brain, central nervous system, and neurological spine consists of mostly unsaturated fatty acids (essential). The degeneration or damage to the nervous system is generally caused by lack of the essential fatty acids (omega 3 and omega 6) which lead to premature senile dementia or memory loss and brain function drastically.

Omega 3 also plays an important role in enhancing the immune system and inhibit the occurrence of cancer. In addition, omega-3 can reduce the risk of coronary heart disease by 50%, suppress bad cholesterol (LDL), thereby reducing the risk of atherosclerosis (clogged arteries) which can lead to coronary heart disease and stroke. Continue reading “Why is Omega 3?”