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Friday, 10 February 2017

Orange Peel and its Many Health Advantages

Back in the days when we were growing up in the village I remember vividly that my mother sometimes would boil herbs of orange leaves, guava and mango leaves as well, for the purpose of curing malaria (fever) using the steam bath approach. Then I cannot recall her making use of orange peels for anything. But now orange peels have also proven to be highly potent as a remedy for various ailments. Oranges are very popular fruits in Nigeria but very few people identify with the peel, which is arguably the healthiest part of the entire fruit as modern research has shown.

Orange peel health benefits