Bawang (Allium sativum)
Bawang or garlic, is a specie in the onion family Alliaceae. Bawang is a close relative of onion (sibuyas).Bawang has been used as herbal medicine (to prevent heart disease, atherosclerosis, hypertension, cancer, and high cholesterol) in many cultures for thousands of years, dating at least as far back as the time that the Egyptian pyramids were built.
Garlic is a natural antibiotic (due to its antibacterial compound Allicin). Its juice can inhibit the growth of fungi, and viruses effectively preventing viral, and yeast infections. It is also believed to help cure AIDS (based on preliminary studies).