An adaptogenic herb par excellence; considered to be the most multi purposed and medicinal plant known on the Africa Continent. It has a long history of affecting the body in the most positive way; with a profound effect on the body/mind energy system. Sutherlandia is known to dramatically improve appetite, and weight-gain can be expected in wasting patients. Vernacular Names: Cancer bush, Sutherlandia, Unwele (Zulu name). Geographical distribution: Western Cape of South Africa, Namibia, Botswana. Traditional Use: Sutherlandia has a history of traditional use against self- limiting conditions, such as allergies, edema, fever, blood diseases, urinary tract infections, indigestion, headaches, heartburn, influenza, cough, asthma, bronchitis, poor appetite, gastritis, peptic ulcers, dysentery, liver conditions, rheumatism, tuberculosis, stress and anxiety. **Sutherlandia Frutescens is a well- known South African herbal remedy traditionally used for stomach problems, internal cancers, diabetes, various inflammatory conditions and recently; to improve the overall health of cancer patients.