What is bay leaf called in Twi?

What is bay leaf called in Twi?

Now let's have a look at the spices in Ghana and their local Twi names....Local Names of Spices in Ghana.
SpiceTwi name
Negro pepperAhwentia or hwentia
Bay leaves
Red bell pepperKpakposhitor

Are bay leaves antiviral?

Bay leaf has many biologic activities such as wound healing activity, antioxidant activity, antibacterial activity, antiviral activity, immunostimulant activity, anticholinergic activity, antifungal activity, insect repellant activity, anticonvulsant activity, antimutagenic activity, and analgesic and antiinflammatory ...

Is drinking bay leaf water good for you?

Bay leaf contains anti-inflammatory agents. Drinking bay leaf tea can help relieve pain such as sprain, joint pains or even arthritis. Study also shows that it helps fight diabetes. Drinking bay leave tea helps prevent many common ailments like cold, cough and flu.

Is bay leaf tea safe?

Ground bay leaf is POSSIBLY SAFE when taken by mouth in medicinal amounts, short-term. But, if you cook with whole bay leaf, be sure to remove it before eating the food. Taking the whole, intact leaf by mouth is LIKELY UNSAFE.

How do bay leaves help arthritis?

(Tip- Make a decoction of 4-5 bay leaves in 1 Litre of water and add to bathwater to relieve sore muscles and rejuvinate the body). Beneficial in helping with joint pain from arthritis. Rubbing bay leaf oil on inflammed joints reduces pain. Have antibacterial and antifungal properties.