Potatoes have great healing abilities when made into fresh juice. It is a wonderful anti-inflammatory agent against all forms of inflammatory diseases that manifest in aches and pains, such as arthritis, joint pain and back pain. Potato juice ( being alkaline) helps to prevent cancer and cardiovascular diseases by alkalizing the body. It is also a detoxing agent that flushes out the liver and gallbladder. Potato juice has been used in Japan and other places in the world to treat hepatitis with good success. So drop the fries and start making the potato your next drink of choice.