The flowers of the soursop help relieve catarrh and the coughs associated with them and the high levels of vitamin C in the fruit helps prevent colds and relieve the symptoms. * Cancer It is thought that eating soursop or drinking the juice regularly may help prevent cancers. More remarkably, the leaves of the soursop, taken as a herbal infusion, are believed to help reduce cancerous cells in patients. Much like chemotherapy, the tea is thought to target the abnormal cells, killing them or inhibiting growth. Unlike chemo there are no known adverse side effects. There is certainly more research being done on this but, as a natural product and a citrus fruit it can't do any harm to try and is more likely to benefit you than not. * Insomnia – the leaves of the soursop are known for having sedative properties and helping promote a good nights sleep. * It also has analgesic and anti-spasmodic properties and is used in a wide variety of situations from lumbago to child-birth! This unique and diverse plant that has proved itself priceless to the societies where it grows and which is bound to become more prevalent in the Western world as time goes on.
Soursop Leaves (3 Oz Bag): Health & Personal Care