Cabbage is a plant rich with vitamin B2, iron, calcium, protein, magnesium and pantothenic acid. This is very respectable plant in the alternative medicine and it is used as ingredients in treating ulcers, swelling or strains. Cabbage is commonly used in injuries and arthritis treatments, also it is great pain reliever and people using it in treating gout.
Treating Gout with Cabbage Leaves
This is very simple but effective remedy. Take few cabbage leaves and place them in a plastic bag. After that put the bag in a freezer.
When you feel pain, put the frozen bag on the affected areas. Wrap your feet with a towel and leave it until unfreeze completely.
Healthy nutrients will be absorbed by the skin and uric crystals deposits will be dissolved.
There are people that have allergic reactions to cabbage, so if swelling or itching appears on the areas where the cabbage leaves are placed, remove them immediately.
Treating Swollen Feet with Cabbage
This treatment can be used for swollen feet. Repeat the same procedure described above but wait for 30 minutes. Cabbage will absorb water and you will feel relief.