Gum Arabic is known for its popular and scientific properties for the treatment of several chronic diseases. These healing properties are proven by scientific researches conducted in Germany, Britain, Sudan and America in the mid-nineties. The gum arabic is derived from acacia trees. Sudan is the world’s largest producer, the largest exporter of gum arabic, accounting for around 90 per cent of the world’s gum production.
And for those who do not know, the gum arabic is one of the miracles of the Holy Quran, which Allah spoke about (mentioned in the name of Manna ) in several Quranic verses, including what is mentioned in Surah Taha: O Children of Israel! We delivered you from your enemy, and We appointed with you a tryst on the right side of the Mount and We sent down to you manna and quails (80) And the gum is kind of the Manna according to the interpretation of the scholars, which is one of the greatest blessings that God gave to the children of Israel.
Among the properties of gum arabic, we cite that it helps to form beneficial bacteria that contribute to treat and prevent serious diseases such as the liver and kidneys. These deseases are difficult to cure with chemical drugs, so gum arabic is one of the most medical and therapeutic structures that help to get rid of these diseases. It give good results in the treatment of patients with renal failure, heart and bone and colorectal diseases. Gum Arabic is considered as the best herbal cure for renal failure at present. It is the subject of interest of specialists worldwide. It is still new in Tunisia because the culture of herbal treatment is still not known.