It is also considered as super food and, it is very affordable and easy to prepare, but be very careful and keen in preparing this vegetable because it might kill you in just a single mistake.
This vegetable also called water spinach has been recently proven to be a noxious seed, according to a recent study. It has been distinguished by an agricultural authority as injurious to the crops, the ecosystem, people, and the livestock.
Due to ignorance, most of the noxious weeds have been introduced into the ecosystem. These are actually plants which grow aggressively and multiply very quickly without control and display adverse effects through contact or ingestion.
Be careful with kangkong
Be very cautious on the way how you cook and what this plant because you may end up with a case of Fasciolopsiasis.
This is a condition which has been caused by the Fasciolopsis buski, a large parasitic intestinal fluke which can be found as larval cysts laid in the water of the plant as well as other vegetables. The cyst in humans and pigs releases the fluke and anchors itself to the intestine wall, causing indigestion, abdominal pain, and allergic reactions. If the condition is left untreated it can be fatal. For this reason, it is recommended that you fry or boil it prior its consumption.