Performance Task #2English for Academic andProfessional PurposesSubmitted By:Matt De JesusMohan CarreonAllen FernandoLimwell Lu12-SteadfastMs. Eden Grace BustoThe Health Benefits of Malunggay
Introduction:Malunggay has always been considered as an herbal medicine. It is widely used around the world and is well known for its health benefits. It has been used around the world not only as an herbal medicine but also as a cleaning agent. Aside from that, Malunggay has many uses such as drinks, soap and etc. The scientific name of Malunggay is Moringa oleifera. It is also called as The Drumstick Tree or Radish Tree. Malunggay pods contain essential amino acids, vitamins and other nutrients that are vital to the human health. Malunggay flowers and leaves are also being eaten and used as herbal medicines.These are some of the claims about Malunggay or Moringa oliefera:Claim 1: Malunggay helps to treat cancerA.Researchers have found that malunggay has an anti-tumour capacity.1.Moringa or Malunggay contains benzyl isothiocynate. Many studies have shown that these chemical and compounds derived thereof to have anti-cancer and chemo protective capabilities.12.This chemo protective aspect helps strengthen cells so they can tolerate chemotography.2B.There are numerous amounts of herbal medicine that contain malunggay and treat cancers.