What is Indian bitter melon?

Answer Indian bitter melon (Momordica charantia), also known as bitter melon or bitter gourd, is part of the Cucurbitaceae family. This extraordinary fruit has many culinary and medicinal purposes.Descrip... Read More »

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What is bitter melon?

Bitter melon is the long, warty-looking fruit of the tropical and subtropical Momordica charantia plant. It gets its name from being thought to be the most bitter edible vegetable. Bitter melon is ... Read More »

Is eating bitter melon good for you?

yes but with some warnings alsoEastern Medical UsesBitter melon has been used in traditional eastern medicine for centuries. Bitter melon can be prepared as a herbal remedy in many ways and used fo... Read More »

Where can I buy bitter melon seeds in Hong Kong?

Bitter melon is a part of both Chinese medicine and Chinese cuisine. Whether stir fried, stewed or boiled in a soup with pork, bitter melon is considered both delicious and very good for your healt... Read More »

Tribal & Herbal Medicine Uses of Bitter Melon?

Bitter melon, scientific name Momordica charantia, has been used in tribal medicine practices and in herbal remedies for many years. Bitter melon may also be called African cucumber, balsam pear, o... Read More »