Afrigetics Hypoxis 60 x 300mg Capsules
Hypoxis is a powerful African medicinal plant used in the treatment of HIV. Its well known as an immune enhancer containing sterols and sterolins which have been shown to be beneficial at enhancing an under-active immune system or decreasing an overactive system. Hypoxis stands out as the single most widely used natural treatment for HIV in Africa and its promoted by traditional healers across Southern Africa.
African healers have been treating illness with herbs for centuries and continue to produce results from natural herbs that are readily available in the wild.
In Africa the majority of people (80%) still use herbs as their primary form of healthcare, preferring natural cures to the sometimes dangerous pharmaceutical alternatives.
In Southern Africa Hypoxis or African Potato is considered to be one of the most important herbs for treating cancer and HIV.
In Africa, herbal medicines are often used as primary treatment for HIV/AIDS and for HIV-related problems. Ministries of Health of several African nations currently promote Hypoxis as a traditional medicine for the treatment of HIV and associated symptoms. Two principal African herbal compounds used for HIV/AIDS treatment in sub-Saharan Africa include Hypoxis hemerocallidea (common name: African potato). The corms of H. hemerocallidea are being used for immune related illnesses such as the common cold, flu, arthritis, cancer and HIV/AIDS.
The Hypoxis rooperi plant’s healing powers have been scientifically studied and has been hailed as an important breakthrough in the western world’s fight against cancer. Professor Ben Smith, head of the department of oncology at Cape Town’s Tygerberg Hospital has treated patients suffering from advanced cancer and found it increased their life expectancy. Victims of cancer of the pancreas usually die within four to six months of diagnosis, but after plant sterol treatment they lived for a year or longer. Although as yet there is no scientific evidence that Hypoxis rooperi eliminates cancer tumors, it does seem to slow down the growth of certain types of tumors. “You Magazine – 10 July 1997. Cancer sufferers also find it lessens the unpleasant side effects of chemotherapy as it boosts the immune system which is drastically lowered by chemotherapy treatment. New to the civilised western nations it could become the panacea of the future for all infections.
For generations Sangomas, the traditional healers of Africa, have used herbs to heal and cure the sick. They have knowledge of herbal medicines that help prevent arthritis, heart disease, cancer and many modern day illnesses. Natural and organically grown plants contain anti-oxidants that shield the body against disease such as arthritis, lung ailments, bronchitis, cancer and even chronic fatigue syndrome. Today, western doctors and scientists are finding that these natural herbs and secret preparations from Africa and other countries do indeed have incredible preventative, curative and rejuvenating qualities.
Traditional healers have used it as muti for treating a variety of ailments. Now the humble African Potato Plant has been found to be an amazing help in treating various modern diseases. This wonder plant boosts the body’s immune system. Sterols and Sterolins are the active ingredients in this herbal product. These exist in all plants but are highly concentrated and especially abundant in the African potato. The African potato plant remedy developed by a research team led by Professor Bouic, of the University of Stellenbosch medical school, has been hailed as an important breakthrough in the fight against arthritis and as it increases the body’s natural resistance to disease, it has given fresh hope to treatment of other illnesses from the common cold to cancer. Professor P. Bouic et al.int.J. immunopharmc 1996;(12)693-700 Arthritis sufferers have experienced increased mobility, a marked reduction of inflammation and pain with encouraging overall improvement in their well being after commencing the African Potato Plant treatment.