Here are 4 benefits of betel leaf that you can get, to relieve constipation

KONTAN.CO.ID – JAKARTA. In betel leaf, there are many nutrients that are useful for the body, such as vitamin C, calcium, and so on. The benefits of betel leaf not only cure canker sores, but also some of the things below.

Has Analgesic Ingredients

Netmeds.com (netmeds.com) says that betel leaf has analgesic properties. Analgesics are pain relievers or pain medications without losing one’s consciousness. Some types of wounds, such as cuts, bruises, or rashes, can be healed with these natural ingredients.

Process the betel leaf into a paste, then use the preparation on wounds on your body. That way, the wound can heal faster.

Overcoming Constipation

Another benefit of betel leaf is to overcome constipation because of the presence of antioxidants that can remove free radicals from the body. This natural ingredient can restore the body’s pH balance so that stomach aches can subside.

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The method you need to do is quite easy. First, soak the betel leaves in water overnight. In the morning, drink the betel leaf infused water on an empty stomach so that bowel movements can be smooth.

Increase Metabolism

Is your metabolism having a problem? If so, consuming betel leaf can be an option. Netmeds.com says that betel leaf is carminative and anti-flatulent so it can maintain a healthy digestive system.

Consuming betel leaf regularly can increase metabolism. This means that circulation and absorption of vitamins, nutrients, and minerals will be better.

Reduces Respiratory System Problems

Respiratory system problems associated with colds and coughs, such as asthma or congestion of the lungs, can be treated with betel leaf. You can get the benefits of the betel leaf in several ways.

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First, apply mustard oil on the betel leaf then warm it for a while. Then, place the warm leaves on your chest to relieve congestion.

Second, boil some betel leaves with cardamom, cloves, and cinnamon in two glasses of water. Drink the stew two to three times a day so that breathing problems can be reduced.

Editor: Belladina Biananda

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Take a peek at the stocks that are widely collected by foreigners on Friday’s trading (23/10)

KONTAN.CO.ID – JAKARTA. Composite Stock Price Index (IHSG) closed up 0.40% or rose 20,372 points to the level of 5,112,188 on Friday trading (23/10).

During trading, JCI moved in the green zone with the lowest level of 5,095,507 and the highest level of 5,121,020. Foreign investors posted net sell or net sales of Rp 45.69 billion in all markets.

Quoting RTI data, seven out of 10 sectors rose. Among others, the construction sector rose the highest 3.66%, the miscellaneous industry sector rose 2.44% and the plantation sector rose 0.86%.

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Meanwhile, the three sectors that declined were the infrastructure sector, which fell 1.18%, the basic industry sector was cut by 0.21% and the trade sector fell 0.08%.

The total trading volume on the Indonesia Stock Exchange was 11.10 billion shares with a transaction value of Rp 8.35 trillion. A total of 191 stocks rose, 223 shares fell and 159 stocks were stagnant.

Foreign investors are recorded as continuing to net buy shares of PT Astra International Tbk (ASII) Rp. 199 billion. ASII shares rose 2.86% to Rp 5,400 per share. The total trading volume of ASII’s shares was 61.1 million with a transaction value of IDR 326 billion.

Foreigners also continue to collect shares of PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia Tbk (BBRI) IDR 36.6 billion. Despite being hunted by foreigners, BBRI’s shares closed slightly lower by 0.30% to Rp 3,290 per share. BBRI’s total share trading volume reached 128.1 million with a transaction value of Rp 423 billion.

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Apart from ASII and BBRI, foreigners are also hunting for shares of PT Vale Indonesia Tbk (INCO) IDR 10.9 billion. INCO shares closed flat at 4,210 per share. The total trading volume of INCO’s shares reached 8.3 million with a transaction value of Rp 35.1 billion.

Here are 10 stocks with net buy or foreign largest net buy on Friday trade:

1. ASII Rp. 199 billion
2. BBRI IDR 36.6 billion
3. INCO Rp. 10.9 billion
4. BTPS Rp. 10.6 billion
5. UNVR Rp. 9.3 billion
6. SMMA Rp. 7.3 billion
7. GGRM Rp. 6.6 billion
8. INTP Rp. 6.3 billion
9. KLBF IDR 4.4 billion
10. BMRI IDR 43.5 billion

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Queen Elizabeth opens lowogan jobs, looks for household members to take care of the royal palace, direct salary of Rp. 367 million and guaranteed to get a pension, here are the conditions – all pages

Gridhot.ID – Government English indeed become one of the most luxurious places in the world.

All members, even the furniture in the palace, must be guarded and cared for with special methods government.

Now the Leader Government English, Queen Elizabeth II opens vacancies profession related to government.

Vacancies is intended for level II apprentices assistant household (ART).

Later workers will be stationed at Windsor Castle or Buckingham Palace and elsewhere.

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The period of work is from three months to a year with a salary offer of up to 19,140 pounds, or the equivalent of Rp 367 million.

Launching from The Royal Household, this job is a full-time job, 5 days a week.

In addition, many workers who meet the criteria will receive offers of accommodation.

One of them is a place to live until the salary adjustment, as well as all food will be provided and travel expenses borne by the kingdom.

Another offer that is included in the workers’ facility is a comprehensive benefit package including a 33 day holiday (also includes Bank Holidays).

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There is also an employer pension contribution scheme, and various catering facilities, including recreation.

However, prospective job applicants must have specific criteria if they want to fill a ART position.

Because workers will join the royal housekeeping professional team.

“It is supported to acquire new skills. And it provides exceptional service in an extraordinary environment. This is what makes apprenticeship with the Royal Household so different,” the page wrote.

It was also written that an internship in the kingdom would help lead to a successful career in the hospitality sector.

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Selected people will acquire specific skills that will form the foundation of future careers.

Not only that, workers will also gain experience which is quite useful for a fairly extensive hospitality profession.

The internship will also involve off-the-job training supported by a separate learning provider.

“The variety of jobs will inspire and challenge you, but we will be with you every step of the way,” he wrote.

The job site will also provide mentors who support apprentices while they work for the British Empire.

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In this case the workers will follow a structured program for more than 13 months.

At the end of the internship, participants will join a permanent royal team that delivers extraordinary standards every day.

To be able to join, the British Empire provides several conditions for prospective job applicants such as the ability to speak English and have abilities in the field of Mathematics.

“If you are successful but do not yet have these qualifications to the required level, we will support you to get them as part of your internship,” reads the page.

In addition, it was also written that for those who are starting a new career or want to acquire skills that will open new opportunities, the most important thing is that applicants have a genuine interest in developing a career in the home and hospitality industry.

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Experience is not required in this position, as training will be provided by the royal party.

“You may have relevant experience, but this is not important because we will provide you with all the training you need. We are more interested in your commitment to learning new skills, a proactive approach, and a willingness to tackle new challenges,” the page wrote.

This job vacancy is open until October 28, 2020 at 23.55 local time.

Work interviews will be held starting November 2, 2020.

All registration processes can be done virtually via the The Royal Household page.

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On that page, read the terms and click ‘Apply’. After that you will be directed to the form page.

Fill in your personal data such as first name, last name, e-mail, and password.

This article has been published on Sosok.ID with the title Open a job, Queen Elizabeth looks for an internship with a salary of IDR 367 million, works 5 days a week and other benefits including retirement contributions, these are the conditions!


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He also pointed out: “It is not a quarantine, it is an isolation mechanism for some and social distancing for others and little by little we are opening activities. Let’s not get confused and we understand the seriousness of the situation.”

Currently, the new cases of coronavirus are concentrated in 74.2% in the provinces while in the AMBA 25.8%.

“We are stabilizing at a plateau of 15,000 daily cases but we see that the interior of the country has spread the virus beyond the cities,” explained Alberto.

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It should be noted that in the 21st week of isolation, 92% of the cases were located in the AMBA and only 7.9% in the rest of the provinces. In this sense, the head of state explained that “the virus is no longer only in cities, it is also in small towns.”

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In order to chart the spread of the virus through the different provinces, the Government released the following map:

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The AMBA records eight consecutive weeks of falling cases. Accordingly, the President stated: “We are going to continue in the same conditions in the AMBA where even though there is a clear drop we are still not in a position to say that we can stay calm because there are a number of important infections. If you compare it with 8 weeks ago, it is half the number of infections there were, but it is still an important number “

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Remdesivir is officially declared the first drug for Covid-19 in the US

ILLUSTRATION. The US Food and Drug Administration approved remdesivir produced by Gilead Sciences Inc as a drug to treat Covid-19 patients who are hospitalized. Gilead Sciences Inc / Handout via REUTERS

Source: Reuters | Editor: Barratut Taqiyyah Rafie

KONTAN.CO.ID – WASHINGTON. The US Food and Drug Administration on Thursday (10/22/2020) approved Gilead Sciences Inc’s remdesivir as a drug to treat Covid-19 patients who are hospitalized. This makes remdesivir the first and only drug approved for the disease in the United States.

Launch Reutersintravenously, remdesivir, is one of the drugs used to treat US President Donald Trump during his fight with Covid-19.

The FDA’s official approval comes just hours before President Trump’s final debate with rival Joe Biden takes place ahead of the November 3 presidential election.

Remdesivir has been available under the FDA’s (EUA) emergency use permit since May, after research led by the National Institutes of Health showed remdesivir was successful in reducing hospital stay by five days.

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However, the World Health Organization (WHO) said last week that a global trial of Covid-19 therapy found that remdesivir had no substantial effect on length of hospital stay or chances of survival. The study has not been reviewed by outside experts.

Gilead questioned the results of the WHO research.

Remdesivir, which will be sold under the brand name Veklury, is priced at US $ 3,120 for the five-day treatment package, or US $ 2,340 for government buyers such as the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Gilead shares shot up 4.3% immediately after trading hours to US $ 63.30.

Reuters reports that remdesivir has become the standard of care for hospitalized patients with severe Covid-19 although it has not been shown to improve survival. The drug has also not been shown to significantly help moderately ill patients, and many physicians remain cautious about using it in patients with less severe disease.



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Here are 9 proven benefits of turmeric, anti-inflammatory and prevent cancer

KONTAN.CO.ID – The health benefits of turmeric have been proven by a number of studies. Turmeric is not something foreign to Indonesian people.

This spice that can produce an orange color is used as a spice in cooking, herbal ingredients, and herbal medicine.

If as a spice, turmeric is usually used to give a yellow color to dishes such as curries. Not only in Indonesia, in India turmeric has been used for thousands of years as a spice and medicinal herb.

Apart from that, turmeric is possibly the most effective nutritional supplement ever. Many high-quality studies show that turmeric has great benefits for your body and brain.

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9 proven benefits of turmeric

Summarized from the page Healthline, here are 9 proven health benefits of turmeric:

1. Useful as a medicinal ingredient

The first benefit of turmeric is that it can be used as a medicinal ingredient. Turmeric contains curcumin which is the main active ingredient in the plant.

Curcumin has very strong anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. However, the curcumin content in turmeric is not very high, which is about 3% by weight of turmeric.

Thus, it is very difficult to get the benefits of curcumin if you only use it in cooking spices. If you want to feel the full effect, it is necessary to take supplements that contain large amounts of curcumin.

Unfortunately, curcumin is difficult to absorb into the bloodstream. Curcumin is also fat soluble, so you should drink it with a fatty diet.

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2. Natural anti-inflammatory

Inflammation or inflammation is a healing process from the body’s efforts to protect itself.

However, in some cases inflammation turns into a long-term problem that can lead to diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, cancer, and Alzheimer’s disease.

The curcumin content in turmeric has anti-inflammatory properties or is able to fight inflammation at the molecular level.

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3. Increase the body’s antioxidants

Benefits of turmeric

Oxidative damage caused by free radicals is believed to be one of the mechanisms behind aging and many diseases.

The curcumin contained in turmeric is a powerful antioxidant that can neutralize free radicals due to its chemical structure. In addition, curcumin increases the activity of antioxidant enzymes in the body.

4. Improve brain function and reduce the risk of brain disease

The benefits of turmeric for the brain are curcumin content which can increase levels of BDNF (Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor) in the brain. BDNF is a protein that plays a role in brain growth.

So that by increasing BDNF levels it is possible to delay age-related decline in brain function. In addition, it can also improve brain memory.

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5. Reducing the risk of heart disease

Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the world. Several studies have shown that curcumin can improve endothelial function, which is the lining of blood vessels.

Endothelial dysfunction is a major driver of heart disease and involves the inability of the endothelium to regulate blood pressure, blood clotting, and various other factors.

6. Helps prevent cancer

Cancer is a terrible disease, characterized by uncontrolled cell growth. However, there is evidence that curcumin can prevent cancer, especially cancers of the digestive system such as colorectal cancer.

In a 30-day study in 44 men with lesions or abnormal tissue in the colon that sometimes turned cancerous, 4 grams of curcumin per day reduced the number of lesions by 40%.

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7. Prevent Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common neurodegenerative disease in the world and the leading cause of dementia. Unfortunately, there is no good cure for Alzheimer’s yet.

The main characteristic of Alzheimer’s disease is a build-up of a protein called amyloid plaque. Studies show that curcumin can help clear this plaque.

8. Beneficial for arthritis or joint inflammation

The anti-inflammatory curcumin content in turmeric is useful for the treatment of arthritis or arthritis.

In a study in people with rheumatoid arthritis, curcumin was even more effective than anti-inflammatory drugs. Many other studies have looked at curcumin’s effects on arthritis and noted improvements in various symptoms.

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9. Helps fight depression

The curcumin content in turmeric has also been shown to treat depression. In one small study it was stated that curcumin was as effective as an antidepressant.

Depression is also associated with decreased levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and shrinkage of the hippocampus, an area of ​​the brain that plays a role in learning and memory. Curcumin increases BDNF levels, which are beneficial in reducing depression.

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Singapore will immediately run a new normal and corona vaccination

ILLUSTRATION. Singapore will immediately run the new normal and the corona vaccination Pho Kontan / Achmad Fauzie / 26/4/2010.

Source: Kompas.com | Editor: Adi Wikanto

KONTAN.CO.ID – Singapore. The Singapore government announced plans to start vaccinating its citizens from the Covid-19 pandemic starting in 2021. Even though the plan for the corona vaccination is not yet clear, the Singapore government will first implement the new normal policy.

The Singapore government has determined which groups will get vaccination priority. “Priority for vaccination will be given to residents who are more prone to infection, for example the elderly and medical workers,” said the Ministry of Health (MOH) on Tuesday (20/10/2020).

It is not certain which corona vaccine will be used. There was also no mention of the specific month in which vaccinations would start. However, the corona vaccine is predicted to arrive in Singapore’s hands at the end of this year.

“We’ve put together a panel of doctors and scientists to provide insights and clues to which vaccine Singapore will use.” said Kenneth Mak, Director of Health Services at MOH.

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Mak continued that many of the new corona vaccine candidates will complete phase 3 clinical trials by the end of this year so that the vaccination plan makes more sense to be carried out next year.

Health Minister Gan Kim Yong continued Mak’s statement stressing the importance for Singapore to consider a number of décorona vaccine options if one fails. Other factors that will also be considered are how much vaccine is available and the price of the corona vaccine.

So far, according to data from the World Health Organization (WHO), 44 vaccine candidates are currently undergoing clinical trials, including Lunar-CoV-19 which is produced in Singapore.

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Although the new corona vaccination will be carried out next year, the Singapore Government will soon leaving phase 2 towards a new life order (new normal) which has been running since 19 June. The stable spread of the Covid-19 virus in the “Lion Country” has prompted the government to announce plans to enter phase 3 or new normal at the end of this year

New normal in Singapore will allow more people to gather, which is as many as 8 people out of a total of 5 people currently.

This article was published on Kompas.com by title “Singapore Will Start Citizen Vaccines from Covid-19 in 2021“,

Author: Singapore contributor, Ericssen
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Majority split on the Mes, Zampa: “Now stop beating around the bush, that money is for healthcare and must be taken quickly”

Mes yes or no? The majority is split, Prime Minister Conte proceeds for stop and go, but the Undersecretary for Health Sandra Zampa has no doubts: “It is an indispensable tool, it is enough to procrastinate. We face the issue in Parliament, calling technicians and experts to hear, and then we decide. This uncertainty hurts the country”.

Why indispensable, Undersecretary?
“It allows us to immediately take three times the resources we have used so far to tackle the pandemic: approximately 11 billion, also considering the 4 allocated to the budget. Look, if there is one thing that the emergency of recent months has highlighted , in addition to an extraordinary capacity to react, are the many holes in our social and health network. At last we have the tool and the resources to fill them. If we don’t do it, I believe that in the future someone will ask us for an account “.

But the premier argues that the MES is not a political priority. Agree?

“Of course, the political priority at the moment is to keep the majority united and firm in a phase of enormous difficulty for the country. After that, the first delivery we must make to Italians is to return an enhanced, strengthened and renewed health service which, it is proven, it is the first of the principals to protect the good of the nation. In the race, if economy or health is more important, we discovered at our expense that if a person gets sick in a remote district, within a few months we can paralyze the greatest powers in the world. It happened to the European continent, to the United States … no one was spared “.

However, the two things are not together: the M5S does not want to know about activating the Mes. Doesn’t insisting risk throwing the government upside down?
“I heard with my own ears the former Minister of Health Giulia Grillo say a Radical Radio that the Mes must be taken. We are talking about a topic that should be addressed in a secular way. Without preconceptions or ideological prejudices. With a serious and in-depth discussion in Parliament, already too long postponed “.

The treasury minister also looks cool. He explained that this is not about additional resources, but a loan, the only advantage of which would be to save on interest.
“It seems to me a somewhat reductive reading. In the meantime, this money would arrive immediately. And then it would be entirely destined for Healthcare, while as far as I know the share of the Recovery dedicated to it would be between 9 and 10 billion. Let’s say Italy wants to take only half of the Mes: 18 billion instead of 36. It would still be double the amount of Recovery available “.

So is the Mes needed?
“It is needed, it must be taken and it must be spent well. There are many things to do. The RSA must all be rethought in a country that is becoming tragically old. Hospitals must be modernized and equipped. Rebuilding territorial medicine. Breaking down inequalities in personal care. : in the South they don’t even know what a Casa della Salute is “.

But, like Conte, aren’t you afraid of the risk of stigma? Italy would be the only one to ask in Europe: wouldn’t the image of a country be restored to the gas barrel?
“Actually I have also heard a lot of economists say the opposite. That is, that the ability to use an instrument that can act as a multiplier would be positively judged. If you set in motion a serious investment mechanism, the economy would also benefit: if you renovate hospitals, buy biomedical devices, finance start-ups in the sector, a virtuous spiral can be triggered “.

Does Minister Speranza also think like you?
“For reasons of political equilibrium the minister does not insist. We dream of a local medicine worthy of the name: nurses in doctors’ offices, with the appropriate equipment; more doctors in hospitals, to be trained also through scholarships for those who can’t . We need to strongly renew all the care facilities. Strengthen adolescent medicine. Encourage scientific and pharmacological research, which despite the cuts has several centers of excellence in Italy. And then there is the gigantic hole in performance: starting with the very long waiting lists that must be cut down “.

Can’t all this be done without Mes?
“It would certainly be more complicated. Thanks also to a Europe that has found itself strong and in solidarity, the pandemic has offered us – in its drama – an extraordinary opportunity. Our task now is not to waste it. Building for Italy a shield capable of defending it much more than it has been until now “.

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Here are 4 benefits of Moringa leaves, lower cholesterol and blood sugar

KONTAN.CO.ID – Moringa oleifera or Moringa leaves is a plant originating from North India. Many people use Moringa leaves as a medicinal plant. What are the benefits of Moringa leaves?

This herb has been known to have a number of health benefits for thousands of years. Moringa is rich in healthy antioxidants and bioactive plant compounds.

Almost all parts of this plant can be eaten or used as ingredients for traditional herbal medicines.

In Western countries, dried leaves are sold as a dietary supplement, either in powder or capsule form.

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The nutritional content of Moringa leaves

Summarized from the page Healthline, Moringa leaves are an excellent source of vitamins and minerals. One cup of chopped fresh leaves weighing 21 grams contains a number of substances that are beneficial to the body, including:

  • Protein: 2 gram
  • Vitamin B6: 19% of the RDA (Recommended Daily Allowance) or the recommended adequacy rate recommended.
  • Vitamin C: 12% of the RDA
  • Iron: 11% of the RDA
  • Riboflavin (B2): 11% of the RDA
  • Vitamin A (from beta-carotene): 9% of the RDA
  • Magnesium: 8% of the RDA

However, on one side, Moringa leaves also contain high antinutrients and can reduce the absorption of minerals and protein.

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Benefits of Moringa leaves

Benefits of Moringa leaves

1. Rich in antioxidants

Moringa plant is rich in antioxidants. Antioxidants are compounds that work against free radicals in the body.

High levels of free radicals can cause oxidative stress, which is linked to chronic diseases such as heart disease and type 2 diabetes.

Apart from that, powerful antioxidants can also help lower blood pressure. Moringa leaf extract can also be used as a food preservative, thereby increasing the shelf life of meat by reducing oxidation.

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2. Lower blood sugar levels

High blood sugar can be a serious health problem such as diabetes. Over time, high blood sugar levels increase the risk of many serious health problems, including heart disease.

For that, it is important to keep your blood sugar within healthy limits. Several studies have shown that Moringa leaves can help lower blood sugar levels associated with the isothiocyanate compounds in these plants.

However, most of the evidence is based on animal studies. There is very little human-based research.

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3. Lower cholesterol

Having high cholesterol can increase your risk of heart disease.

Both animal and human studies have shown that moringa may have cholesterol-lowering effects.

4. Prevent cancer

While quoted from WebMD, in laboratory tests stated Moringa leaf extract can slow the growth of pancreatic cancer cells and help chemotherapy work better.

Other laboratory studies have shown that the leaves, bark, and roots of moringa have anti-cancer effects that could potentially be new drugs for cancer.

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South Korean prime minister named three strategies to combat coronavirus :: Politics :: RBC

South Korea paid special attention to infection prevention, took a course towards digitalization and launched socio-economic support for vulnerable groups of the population

Photo: Ahn Young-joon / AP

South Korean Prime Minister Jong Se Kyung named three key strategies to combat the virus and economic recovery that are being implemented in his country. The Prime Minister said this during his speech at the Open Innovations Forum, broadcast runs the RBK channel.

The first strategy is the successful implementation of sanitary and epidemiological measures. According to Jung Se Kyun, it is a direct path to economic recovery. “Both the fight against coronavirus and the economy are two imperative goals, and a wise approach is needed in order to maintain a balance between them,” the Prime Minister said.

“The so-called three-T strategy has shown its effectiveness, which includes: mass testing (test), tracing of contacts of infected (trace) and treatment of cases at an early stage (treatment),” added the Prime Minister. He noted that the Koreans actively participated in all anti-epidemic measures, which made it possible to prevent the further spread of the infection without introducing large-scale restrictions in society.


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The second strategy is to prepare for large-scale changes in the structure of the economy and society, according to Jung Se Kyun. “Due to the global pandemic, we are entering an era of new normalcy, when global production chains are being rebuilt and a new world order is required. Our government has announced a new national development strategy, the so-called Korean New Deal. The essence of the strategy is digitalization in all areas based on a reliable employment protection system, ”the Prime Minister explained. When implementing the new course, the authorities intend to create 900 thousand jobs, and the volume of investments will amount to 58 trillion Korean won (3.96 trillion rubles) by 2025.

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