Health Benefits of Bamboo

Though bamboo plant is native to Asia, it can be found throughout the world in various climates. Inspite of its towering height, bamboo is not considered a tree. Infact, the woody perennial plant is actually a member of the grass family and is considered as the tallest grass in the world! Different parts of bamboo plants have long been used to treat variety of diseases because of its various curative properties.

Health Benefits of Bamboo

Listed below are some of the health benefits of bamboo:

  • Bamboo for Stomach Disorder:

    It is suggested that bamboo leaves can help in toning of stomach muscles and promoting the activity of stomach. This can help in treating indigestion and other gastric-related problems. Moreover, the antispasmodic property of bamboo can help in soothing stomach and intestinal spasms, thereby treating diarrhea, etc.

  • Bamboo for Menstrual Disorders:

    The emmanagouge property of bamboo can help in promoting and regulating menstrual periods. This may help in treating irregular periods.

  • Bamboo for the Treatment of Respiratory Disorders:

    The antispasmodic property of bamboo leaves can help in treating spasms of the respiratory tract. This may help in treating asthma, bronchial spasms, etc.

  • Bamboo for the Treatment of Intestinal Worms:

    It is believed that the germicidal property of bamboo may help in killing intestinal worms. A decoction of leaves may help in getting rid of thread worms.

  • Bamboo for Ulcer Treatment:

    Bamboo can help in cleaning and healing of wounds by promoting blood circulation. This may help in treating ulcers.


3 responses to Health Benefits of Bamboo

  1. hw long can some body use bamboo for the treatment of menstrual disorder before it regulates the menstrual circle

  2. ideally, it is not how long but how well. The whole idea is to correct irregularities. Hence, it should be taken regularly until the problem is solved during which the body system would have been purified and corrected. Thanks

  3. can bamboo help me to add more to my height because am too short for my liking and my parents are tall