Dr. Sebi, famous holistic medicine professional and self-identified healer, died this week in Honduras while in custody. He was 82-years-old.
A statement on Sebi’s Instagram page said:
“However, his legacy and vision will live on through us all. They will not shut us down—They will not silence us! Please stand beside us in these moments of great anguish. Do not accept the propaganda of other people or news outlets. This is the only Dr. Sebi approved channel and has always and will always be his only one true voice. We will provide updates and videos of Dr. Sebi’s last moments in Honduras soon.”
According to his webpage, Sebi was born Alfredo Bowman in the Honduras in 1933 and spent “decades studying the plants and herbs of North, South and Central America, Africa and the Caribbean.” Sebi began a line of products dubbed “Cell Food and has treated celebrities such as Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, actor Steven Seagal and iconic singer Michael Jackson, Hip-Hop Wired noted.
However, Sebi was also a controversial figure. Over the years, he’s claimed he could cure AIDS cancer, STDs, diabetes and other ailments with herbs and other natural treatments. But it’s important to point out that reputable medical sources and organizations including the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention refute any claims that holistic treatments can cure any of those diseases on their own.
The details surrounding Sebi’s death are questionable: According to Rolling Out, he caught pneumonia while in jail for suspicion of money laundering, but others on Twitter say his passing was a conspiracy to silence the impact of his work.
RIP. Dr. Sebi.
Afternoon Minute: Man’s Wife And Mistress Place Dueling Obits In Same Newspaper
Canadians Shout ‘Black Lives Matter’ After Mentally Ill Man Dies In Hospital Following Arrest
Former Temple University Cop Charged With Brutal Beating Death Of Girlfriend Who ‘Would Not Submit’
#DrSebi: Famed ‘Herbal Healer’ Dead At 82 was originally published on hellobeautiful.com
Deitrick Haddon Ex-wife -- Damita Haddon, Finally Breaks Her Silence!
Gospel Singer Shawn Jones Dies On Stage While Singing “Worthy Is He”
Donnie McClurkin Repairing ‘Broken’ Relationship With 12-Year-Old Son Matthew
Tye Tribbett Discusses Affair & Suicide!
Bishop IV Hilliard Speaks On Being Jailed After Church Fight!
The Clergy Respond To Letter From a Birmingham Jail
One of Gospel Music's Giant Has Passed -- Ms. Lecresia Campbell
Download The New Spirit 1340 Radio Mobile App!