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Nontoxic Alternatives To Retinoids

Nontoxic Alternatives To RetinoidsWhether your expecting, breastfeeding or looking for healthier options in skin care, know that you can ditch the retinoids and find some great alternatives. Did you know that retinoids, found in many skin care products, aren’t labeled as “Retinol Products”? Carefully look at the labels to find ingredients like retinyl palmitate which is a retinoid vitamin-A derivative and make sure…
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Counterfeit Superfoods And What Researchers Are Doing About It

Counterfeit SuperfoodsWhat happens when health conscience consumers create demand for exotic “superfoods”?  Well, apparently, counterfeiting the “superfoods”! It turns out that the more exotic a superfood is, the more likely it is to be counterfeited or mixed (diluted) with other products. Makes sense right? Without a baseline for what the food should look, smell and taste like it’s very unlikely one…
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Emergency Water Treatment with Moringa

Moringa for emergency water treatmentWater is Life. Did you know every 15 seconds a child dies from water-related diseases? This is a staggering statistic but more than that it is a tragedy real people are facing every day! In the West clean drinking water is taken for granted but this is not the norm around the globe. Lack of clean water is commonplace and…
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Herbal Teas that Boost Health

Herbal Teas that Boost HealthHow many health boosting herbal teas can you name? My guess is quite a few but perhaps you aren’t that familiar with Moringa tea yet. The article linked to at the bottom of this page provides a brief overview of the health benefits of ginger tea, hibiscus tea, lemongrass tea, mistletoe tea, bitter leaf tea and, our personal favorite, Moringa…
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Moringa Oleifera May Help Reverse Alzheimer’s Disease According to Latest Research

Moringa Oleifera May Help Reverse Alzheimer's Disease According to Latest ResearchExciting new research shows Moringa seed extract has cognitive healing properties. Studies involving rats with Alzheimer’s disease showed very positive results in restoring brain functions. In addition Moringa leaves possibly have neuroprotective effects as shown again in a rat model. Will be exciting to follow this research in the coming months and years. Moringa Oleifera plant may help improve cognition…
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Chickens Eating Moringa Leaves

Chickens Eating Moringa LeavesPeople often ask if chickens will eat fresh Moringa leaves. While I have heard mixed reports on chickens eating Moringa, the video below seems to answers the question clearly! Moringa is good for people and good for animals! If you have any experience feeding your chickens Moringa leaves we would love to hear about it! Please comment below. Moringa leaves…
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Moringa Research on Treating Colorectal Cancer

From the Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University in Thailand, Professor Chaniphun Butyee Ph.D. discusses recent research on Moringa for cancer prevention.  In this video, research shows very positive treatment results in mice with colorectal cancer who were fed with Moringa. Tumor reduction was significant and it was agreed that Moringa should be promoted strongly for people to consume. Research on…
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Managing Type 2 Diabetes with Moringa

Moringa has been claimed by many to decrease blood sugar levels making it a powerful tool against diabetes! The following article shows results from a clinical trial. A group of 23 people were given 8 grams of Moringa leaf powder each day for 40 days and had a decrease in fasting blood sugar of 28% vs. the control group. Consuming…
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Disease Cell Growth Significantly Slowed Down by Moringa!

This exciting article discusses the ability of Moringa to suppress the growth of cancerous cells and the potential of Moringa to also stop the rapid multiplication of cancer cells! In fact, the article states, that research shows with the right nutrient intake the onset of cancer can be delayed to the point of preventing cancer altogether. Just a few more…
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Moringa Seeds are Used in Kenya to Treat Water and Save Thousands

Moringa seeds have a number of remarkable health benefits and uses–not the least of which is water purification. When the seeds are crushed they are mixed into water and after a few hours they are up to 99% effective in reducing bacteria. Crushed Moringa seeds also clarify turbid water attracting suspended particles and trapping them. In this way, crushed Moringa…