PALEMBANG. In order to lower the rate of high blood pressure or hypertension in the elderly in Kelurahan 13 Ulu, Jl. Fatmajaya lrg Batu. RT 31, RW 06 Cita Sehat, as the implementing institution of Rumah Zakat in community health empowerment program runs activities that have been agreed together by the participants of the target members.
On Saturday (28/10), 15 participants of elderly are following the material presented by bu Nila S. Kep related to traditional medicine. It was starting from the way of making, eating rules and how many a day. The ingredients delivered are Garlic, Papaya mengkal, Slendri leaves, Banana ambon, Cucumber.
“Of the 5 ingredients there are substances that can lower blood pressure such as potassium and diuretics. Diuretic substances can be useful to absorb excess salt in the body and discharged through the urine.”Said Nila S. Kep.
On this meeting, the participants of the training are hypertension club members committed to practicing and making traditional medicine at home. “Insyaallah I will try at home for traditional medicine, the ingridients are not expensive and easy to get. Thanks Rumah Zakat,” said Ibu Esti, one of member.
Newsroom / Nurul Rahayu