Hepatitis B is a virus that attacks the liver and causes both acute and chronic disease. Many people suffer from this infection and it can turn into liver cancer and cirrhosis of the liver, both of which can become fatal if not treated at the outset. The virus infects the liver and damages its cells.
The inflamed liver causes extreme fatigue, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, yellow skin and eyes, swelling and pain in the abdomen and dark colored urine. This virus is mostly transmitted through direct contact with the blood or semen or vaginal fluid of an infected person.
It can be also transmitted through vaginal, anal or oral sex with an infected person. Drug users who share needles and other injecting equipment are also liable to get infected easily. Severe infections lead to sudden liver failure.
Olive leaf has innumerable healing and curative powers. Its main compound, a phytochemical known as oleuropein has strong antiviral and antifungal properties which kills the hepatitis B virus quickly and effectively. It also supplements the body and the immune system with new strength and energy and enables it to stay healthy and well functioning.
Boil a cup of water. Steep one teaspoon of dried olive leaves into it for ten minutes after which filter the tea and drink at least three times daily. You can also take one 500 mg capsule of olive leaf extract daily.
Dandelion has many therapeutic uses. This plant which grows randomly is full of significant antiviral, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties which not only reduce the swelling and pain but also flush out all the harmful toxins from the liver and give it a thorough cleansing.
You can make dandelion tea by either using the fresh leaves and flowers or by using the dried form. Soak a teaspoon of it in a cup of boiling water for ten minutes then strain the infusion and drink three cups daily.
Beets are very good for hepatitis B as they are very high in nutrition. They have significant amounts of iron, potassium, folic acid, manganese, calcium and copper and vitamins like A, B group and C all of which promote the regeneration of the damaged cells in the liver and reduce the swelling and pain. They also detoxify the liver and provide vital energy to the body. Drink two glasses of fresh beet juice everyday.
This plant belongs to the daisy family. It helps to recover from hepatitis B quickly and effectively. It protects the liver and inhibits the damage to its cells. It contains cynarin which is an acid and which stimulates the production of bile and protects the liver from all kinds of infections and insufficiency.
Boil one litre of water and steep two tablespoons of dried artichokes leaves into it. Filter the infusion and drink one cup of it three times daily, before a meal.
Licorice has potent antiviral and antioxidant properties which annihilate the hepatitis B virus rapidly and successfully. Chew a piece of licorice root two or three times daily.