1. To improve HEALTH and STRENGTHEN the BODY, eat the curry made of ripe Pumpkin.
2. Pumpkin is very good food for DIABETICS and OBESE PERSONS.
3. To treat the BITE of POISONOUS INSECTS as a first aid, make a paste of dried pumpkin rootstalk and sandalwood and apply to the affected region.
4. To get rid of RINGWORM and OTHER SKIN DISEASES, apply the juice of pumpkin plant leaves to the skin.