Cancer Bush, Sutherlandia Frutescens

The Cancer Bush – Sutherlandia frutescens (Afrikaans name, Kankerbos) a common plant found mainly in stony and stony places throughout Southern and central Southern Africa. The leaves have an aromatic bitter taste.

An infusion made from the leaves is a traditional remedy said to treat fever, chicken pox, flu, rheumatism, hemorrhoids, diarrhea, and stomach and liver problems.

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