Asthma, usually stimulated by allergens, is a respiratory disease which affects the bronchi of the lungs, making breathing very difficult, can be controlled to a large extent. The use of the following two plants may be boiled: Aurelia and the bark of the Eucalyptus tree. The plant leaf of the Aurelia plant may be boiled for approximately 5 minutes. This can be had in small portions for three mornings. The same method applies for the bark of the eucalyptus tree.
This rather strange method is used by many Jamaicans who testify to its efficacy:
Find a tree that you think may have some longevity, put the child to stand as close as possible to the tree, just where the child head stops mark the area (ensure to remove the child) and chop the spot. Many persons boast that this Jamaican Folklore has worked.