What is Papaya Paw Paw
Papaya also known as Paw Paw or Papaw has been used for food and medicinal purpose for many centuries. Papaya is a tropical fruit and has its origin in Mexico Asia Central America. The Papaya flesh is deep yellow or orange in colour and very juicy, it can grow to a height of 5 metres
Healing Properties of Papaya Paw Paw
Health benefits of the papaya fruit, leaves and stems have been known and used through out the ages. Papaya can be used as a fermented juice, the leaves as a tea or just eaten as a fruit. Papaya is a good dietary fibre and helps maintain a good digestive system. Papaya leaf extract has many health benefits.
Health Benefits of Papaya Paw Paw
Papaya are rich in antioxidants and vitamins and contain a digestive Enzyme known as papain. Papaya is a popular fruit which can be used on cereal, added to fruit salads and is also used in juices. Young leaves once cooked can be applied to a salad. Papaya can be used as a remedy for acne, dry skin and pimples. Papaya leaf extract, tea and capsules are available at Natural Health Organics online store.