?English: Jute leaves
?Scientific name : Corchorus Olitorius
?Igbo name : Achingbara
?Hausa name : LALO
?Ghana name: Ayoyo
?South Africa name: delele” the slimy morogo .

Do you Know that
? most Yoruba Pregnant women don’t waste their money at hospital for giving birth
? most Pregnant Yoruba Women see cesarean section (C.S) birth as Abomination.
? Most Yoruba pregnant women doesn’t experience Labor pain when giving birth.

baby delivered through surgical means is known as cesarean section (C.S) and In Nigeria some Culture and Religious body forbid it..

??Nature and God gave us Ewedu Leaves known as (EWE ABIWERE) Meaning (leaf of Safe delivery).It’s called Jute leaves in English Language, Igbo people call it Achingbara, Hausa call it LALO and it botanically known as Corchorus Olitorius.God has indeed blessed us with herbs…”It is simply nature”.It has been observed especially among the Yoruba speaking community of Nigeria that pregnant women who eat ewedu soup made from ewedu leaves frequently experience quick, smooth, almost painless delivery.

???Quick Delivery: When a pregnant woman is having a hard labour, get a bunch of draw leaf (Ewedu) and squeeze with the stem for once and let her take it; it will lubricate the system for easy delivery.

This leaf (Ewedu) is clearly rich in micro nutrients, and these micro nutrients aid in reducing the chances of illness in body especially for the baby in the inner side.

It is a green leafy edible vegetable that is prepared into the delicious slimy soup called ewedu. The leaf is rich in minerals, vitamins and antioxidants, iron, calcium, sodium, phosphorus, potassium, proteins, fibers, Vitamins A, C and E, riboflavin, niacin and foliate. These are nutrients that help the body to fight diseases and maintain good health.

??This leaf is very essential for the mother and the baby, it will avail pregnant women to look fresh, beautiful and energetic because the leaf contains vitamins that are very important as an antioxidant which will help the loss of waste water through the skin, thus reducing the wrinkles that are the main cause of pregnant mask.

??Not only that Vitamins A, C, and E contained in Ewe Abiwere is the key to shrink off tissue damage that can cause cancer and the effectiveness of antioxidants and lignin that can provide protection against the development of cancer cells.

Not only that, the calcium in ewewdu helps offspring to gain healthy structure , bones formation and the baby will have strong teeth and stamina in his life time. In addition, it is also contain useful phosphorus to maintain bone density. Thus, bone can avoid the danger of osteoporosis.

So, consuming Ewedu every day will give health to bone and teeth of both mother and the baby. Vitamin E in ewedu can work to reduce pain for the mother and also increase stamina. Ewedu has been known to be a remedy for pregnant women experiencing prolonged labour. A bunch of ewedu leaves squeezed with the stem can be given to her to drink. It has also been discovered that Ewedu leaves to aid milk secretion in lactating mothers…..

???How to prepare it for easy delivery

(1). Gather this leaf, preferably the fresh one, wash it very Properly
(2). Add little water, Squeeze it properly and filter it to get the juice.
(3). Drink it without adding anything.

??Other Method of preparation

? Some people prefer the cook one with locust beans without adding salt, and they will take half cup as a dosage but is not as good as the one you prepare with water and take raw.

1. Please, this is not meant for 2 to 6 month pregnancy. The leaf may not have the potential acid to terminate pregnant but it can sanction the baby to come prematurely.

2. This is the most, if not the only best, herb for the pregnancy of 7 to 8 month above. In this stage there is no over dose if it because your baby will continue to grow normally.

3. For the baby that Stand in the womb abnormally such as bridge, which is one of the reasons that precipitate CS, just get water Mellon, blended properly and get water juice, use it to squeeze the above mentioned leaf, this will help reposition your baby to turn to the normal position.

4. For those who have pelvic tight issue, use this leaf to prepare local soap that will space the door for the offspring.

5. For the unstoppable blood after birth, the Woman will not use this herb twice before the blood will regulate.