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The herbal way

  • Indah Setiawati

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sun, December 2 2012 | 10:09 am

PREMIUM Agustine Udayani, a handicraft artist, has been taking jamu or herbal drinks since she was a kid.

Besides getting used to the drink when she was younger, little Agustine did not like visiting the doctor and she hated injections.

Growing up, a herbal treatment became her first option against sickness. Agustine, who likes to cook nasi goreng with noni leaves, does not even remember wh...