Have you ever heard about Moringa? This plant is incredibly rich source of fats, proteins, carotenoids, vitamin C, iron, potassium and other valuable nutrients. It is interesting to mention that flowers, roots, leaves and bark of Moringa are used as supplements or ingredients for the production of perfumes, skin oils and other cosmetic products.
Scientific studies have proved that chemical compounds contained in moringa have few beneficial biochemical activities, including combating atherosclerosis and heart disease, boosting the immune system, and possess antiviral, antibacterial, antioxidant and tumor-suppressive effects.
Below we will take closer look at the health benefits provided by Moringa and see if these names are justified.
Moringa is rich in fiber. According to experts, it actually works as a mop in human intestines and cleanses any excess of waste that is left from a greasy diet.
This plant possesses powerful antibiotic properties and is especially effective in elimination of bacterium that causes gastritis, ulcers and gastric cancer.
Seed of this tree have ability to purify the water, and they actually do that much better than most of the conventional synthetic materials that are being utilized today.
Moringa leaves are high in vitamins, essential amino acids, minerals, etc. Namely, 100 grams of dry Moringa leaves contains: milk, 10 times more vitamin A compared to carrots 15 times more potassium than bananas, 12 times more vitamin C than in oranges, 9 times more proteins than yogurt, 17 times more calcium than and even 25 times more iron than spinach.
Moreover, chlorogenic acid present on the leaves is able to slow down the process of absorption of sugar in the cells.
The latest studies have discovered that Moringa possesses powerful anti-tumor and anti-cancer effects, and that is result of the presence of a compound called niaziminin.
It is proved that this tree helps in the regulation of the thyroid function, particularly when it comes to a thyroid that is hyperactive.
We can conclude that moringa is remarkable medicinal plant that possesses remarkable benefits and definitely should be present at everyone’s home and people should use it regularly, on daily basis.