Moringa is a known as the
Its is a nutritional powerhouse.
Gram for gram, dried Moringa powder contains:
11 times more Vitamin A than carrots
17 times more Calcium than milk
25 times as much Iron as spinach
15 times as much Potassium as bananas
9 times as much protein as yogurt
josef offers Moringa powder that is derived from ground tender leaves of the Moringa leaf not more than 30 days old. It is hand picked and is the most potent moringa powder available in the market . Our Moringa leaves are hygienically processed and are shadow dried to retain the nutrients of the Moringa leaf.
josef offers bulk quantities for any amount required as well as convenient 1/2 lb opaque packages. The recommended serving size of Moringa Leaf powder is 6 grams per day .
Moringa Oleifera is called "Nebedaye," which means "never die," in many African languages. The Moringa plant is native to Northern India, where it was first described around 2,000 B.C. as a medicinal herb. The Moringa tree spread Eastward from India to the lower parts of China, Southeast Asia, and the Phillippines. From India it also spread Westward to Egypt, around the Mediterranean, and finally to the West Indies in America.
Ancient Egyptians treasured Moringa oil as protection for their skin from the ravages of desert weather. Later, the Greeks found many healthful uses for Moringa and introduced it to the Romans. Ancient Maurian warriors of India were fed with Moringa Leaf Extract in the war-front. The Elixir drink was believed to give extra energy and relieve them of the stress and pain incurred during war. These soldiers were the ones who defeated “Alexander” the Great.
Moringa is one of the richest sources of antioxidants, containing approximately 46 antioxidants. It is a well known fact that antioxidants work better in combination with other nutrients which Moringa supplies in ample amounts. Moringa''s leaves are also rich in Flavonoids.
Flavonoids are what give plants its pigmentation for coloration. Research indicates that flavonoids may modify allergens, viruses, and carcinogens, and so may be biological "response modifiers". Vitro studies show that flavonoids also have anti-allergic, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, and anti-cancer properties.
Some of the antioxidants present in Moringa are as follows:
Indole Acetic Acid
Moringa powder contains all 8 essential amino acids:
Isoleucine, Leucine, Lysine, Methionine, Phenylalanine, Threonine, Tryptophan, Valine.
Moringa powder also contains the following Non-essential amino Acids:
Alanine, Arginine, Aspartic Acid, Cystine, Glutamine, Glycine, Histidine, Proline, Serine, Tyrosine
Moringa - Breast feeding supplement
Lactacting mothers require an abudance of nutrients when compared to a normal person. Many research studies confirm that Moringa acts as galactogogues and increases breast milk production. With 17 times the calcium of milk, Moringa helps to increase the quanitity and quality of milk secreted by lactating women.
Moringa for Athletes
Athletes are considered an elite crowd of people, always striving to stay fit and outperform competition. Moringa, with its extrodinary Iron content, helps to improve the hemoglobin content of the blood. This in turn helps the blood to deliver more oxygen to the muscles during aerobic endurance exercises. With the abundant calcium content that Moringa contains it helps build stronger bones and also improves metabolic activities of the body.