Our grandmothers were well aware of the health benefits of cabbage.
Cabbage is one of the most commonly used vegetables, but it is also one of the most effective natural remedies which treats several health issues.
This vegetable is difficult to digest, but compresses of cabbage leaves can do wonders for your health.
Many people describe this vegetable as a magnet that ”draws out” the disease from the body.
If you have been experiencing any of these problems, apply a few cabbage leaves on these parts of the body.
Swelling of the hands and feet
Leg swelling is usually caused by fluid buildup, some problem with the circulatory system, the lymphatic system, or by an injury. No matter what the cause is, cabbage leaf can reduce the swelling of your legs. Wrap your feet with cabbage leaves. Secure the area with a bandage. Leave it to act overnight.
Apply the cabbage leaf on the neck and secure it with a scarf. Leave it to act overnight and remove it the next morning. This method improves the function of the thyroid gland.
Put the cabbage leaf on your head and cover the area which hurts you the most. This natural remedy helps you relieve tension headaches.
Pain during breastfeeding
Put the cabbage leaf on your chest. Cabbage has pain-killing properties and it will reduce the pain.
If you have a fever and you can’t treat it with medications, put cabbage leaf on your chest. When the cabbage leaf dries, put a new one.
Injection can lead to pain, swelling, and redness. Cabbage leaves can reduce the side-effects of receiving an injection.