- Varicose Veins
- Weakness in the knees & legs
That is the warning passed down from my relatives on my father’s side who claims that the source is a Doctor in the family who has made a lot of money treating such patients. I personally used to love eating cuttlefish Kangkong ( Jiu Hu Eng Chye ) and Sambal Kangkong. But after hearing about the warning ( approx 20 years ago), I started eating it sparingly! The thing is I cannot find any resource or link even that makes this factual.
What I have found however is that Kangkong is rich in Iron and other nutrients, so whether the above is true or not remains to be seen or rather verified.
Anyhow here are some facts on Kang Kong and Varicose Veins….