Extensive research has been done on the unique organic compounds of soursop and it has been widely studied as an alternative way of reducing the risk of cancer. It has been found to stop the growth and formation of cancer cells when a study looked at the effects of soursop extract on leukemia cells. In breast cancer cells it was able to reduce tumour size, kill off cancer cells and enhance the activity of the immune system.
Soursop is full of vitamin C, which boosts the production of white blood cells. The leaves may be placed topically to wounds to speed healing and eliminate pain. Soursop leaves are also known to treat gout, soothe back pain, relieve stress, treats insomnia, and depression.
**Soursop leaves are typically consumed by brewing them down into tea!
** Make sure to thoroughly clean the soursop leaves before brewing :)