For several years, the Red Water Grass has been used in various places across the world for health and medicinal purposes. The plant has grown in popularity among populations of the world for its vast health and medicinal benefits. Some of the conditions that the Red Water Grass has been observed to remedy include swelling, hypertension and colds. Over the recent past, quite a number of people have been turning to Red Water Grass for diabetes. It has been established that the plant and its extracts are pretty effective at remedying diabetes and controlling the blood sugar. Statistic show that cases of diabetes have risen quite considerably in the current generation. This is largely brought about by the poor lifestyle choices and the unhealthy diets that people follow. Diabetes kicks in with mild symptoms but as time goes by, the symptoms grow pretty severe and can even be life threatening. Some of the common diabetes symptoms include swift unexplained loss of weight, skin disorders, backache, polydipsia, polyphagia and polyuria. When the conditions reaches an advanced stage, other severe symptoms such as loss of or diminishing vision step in. It is therefore important to swiftly establish a way to step down the blood sugar levels as soon as you are diagnosed with the condition. Red Water Grass is fast being adopted by people from all across the world as a remedy for diabetes. It helps in controlling the condition by lowering the blood sugar levels. Using the right amounts of the Red Water Grass regularly for a reasonable amount of time may even reverse diabetes. Besides its potency in lowering blood sugar levels, another of the reasons Red Water Grass has grown pretty popular among populations is the fact that it is relatively easy to prepare and use. There are quite a variety of ways of using the herb depending on what it is being used to treat, the form in which it is available and the user preferences. For lowering of blood sugar and reversing diabetes, the process of preparing Red Water Grass is as follows. Add four cups of water into a pot. Add about a handful of Red Water Grass into the pot. Over high heat, boil the contents of the pot for a period of about 20 – 25 minutes. Remove the resulting mixture from heat and strain off the tea. For the best results, you should drink the tea a reasonable number of times throughout the day if you are unable to do so, you should drink one cupful in the morning and another in the evening. After suffering diabetes for a long time, diabetes sores/ulcers are bound to arise. This is another condition that the Red Water Grass can help remedy. To prepare the herb for drying up diabetes ulcers, get 24 leaves of fresh Red Water Grass and add to a pot of 4 cups of boiling water. Clean the leaves and add them to the pot and boil for another 20 minutes. Strain the tea and drink a cupful of the tea daily until the sores dry up. It is recommendable to drink it in the morning.