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    Discovery Channel documentary Moringa - The Miracle Tree

    Moringa has an impressive range of medicinal uses with high nutritional value. Different parts of this plant contain a profile of important minerals, and are a good source of protein, vitamins, beta-carotene, amino acids and various phenolics. The Moringa plant provides a rich and rare combination of zeatin, quercetin, beta-sitosterol, caffeoylquinic acid and kaempferol.


    Moringa on "The Dr. Oz Show"

    "The Dr. Oz Show" featured Moringa Oleifera, a "miracle tree" known for its superior nutritional and healing capabilities. Dr. Oz recommended Moringa oleifera as one of five natural ways to jump-start your day in his show on re-energizing your life.

    Moringa oleifera's naturally occurring nutrients, anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory compounds offer unique anti-aging and energy-enhancing qualities.



    Introduction to Moringa an Amazing Tree of Life

    The Moringa tree is one of the most incredible plants ever encountered. This may sound sensationalist, but Moringa's nutritional and medicinal properties have the potential to end malnutrition, starvation, as well as prevent and heal many diseases and maladies worldwide. Moringa is truly a miracle plant, and a divine gift for the nourishing and healing of man. This plant has so many uses and special features. This is the result of our research on Moringa. From many books, research papers, videos and many websites. Moringacare has distilled the best and most useful information from all of these sources in order to save you the reader from having to wade through all of the information out there about Moringa.

    Moringa is the sole genus in the flowering plant family Moringaceae. The genus Moringa in turn is made up of 13 species. The species most common, and which is the main subject of this website. The species called "Moringa Oleifera." Moringa Oleifera is found in many tropical and sub-tropical regions. Moringa can be grown in the even the harshest and driest of soils, where barely anything else will grow. In fact, one of the nicknames of Moringa is "never die" due to its incredible ability to survive harsh weather and even drought.

    "All parts of the Moringa tree are edible and have long been consumed by humans."

    (Jed W. Fahey)

    The most incredible thing about Moringa is the amount of nutritional and medicinal chemicals and compounds found in this plant. The chart below will give you a quick view of some of the notable nutrients contained in this plant.


    Organic Moringa Oleifera's Nutritional Strength

    Iron

    25 Times the Iron of Spinach.
    Iron is necessary for many body functions including the formation of haemoglobin and brain development function.

    Potassium

    15 Times the Potassium of Bananas
    Potassium is essential for the proper functioning of the brain and nerves.

    Calcium

    17 Times the Calcium of Milk
    Calcium builds strong bones and teeth, and helps in preventing osteoporosis.

    Vitamin A

    10 Times the vitamin A of Carrots.
    Acts as a shield against a variety of diseases, eg. eye, skin, heart disease, and diarrhoea

    Vitamin C

    1/2 Times the vitamin C of Oranges.
    Vitamin C strengthens the immune system and fights infectious disease such as colds and flu.

    Protein

    9 Times the Protein of Yoghurt.
    Protein is necessary for maintaining of healthy muscles, skin, hair nails and brain cells.

    As seen in the chart above, not only does Moringa contain vitamin A, vitamin C, Calcium, Potassium, Iron, and Protein, it contains it in high amounts that are easily digested and assimilated by the human body. The chart above highlights some of the commonly known nutrients needed by the human body. Moringa also contains, not one, not two, not three, but over 40 antioxidants. Moringa is said to contain 539 known compounds which according to traditional African and Indian medicine (Ayurvedic) is said to prevent of 300 diseases and maladies.

    "Every part of the Moringa tree is said to have beneficial properties that can serve humanity. People in societies around the world have made use of these properties."

    (www.treesforlife.org)


    Vitamin & Mineral Content of Moringa


    Following are two more charts which give a little more detailed view of the vitamins, minerals and amino acids (proteins), contained in Moringa's fresh leaves and dried leaf powder. Amino Acid Content of leaves and dried leaf powder.

    All values are per 100 grams of edible portion.
     
    Fresh Leaves
    Dried Leaves
    Carotene (Vit. A)*
    6.78 mg
    18.9 mg
    Thiamin (B1)
    0.06 mg
    2.64 mg
    Riboavin (B2)
    0.05 mg
    20.5 mg
    Niacin (B3)
    0.8 mg
    8.2 mg
    Vitamin C
    220 mg
    17.3 mg
    Calcium
    440 mg
    2,003 mg
    Calories
    92 cal
    205 cal
    Carbohydrates
    12.5 g
    38.2 g
    Copper
    0.07 mg
    0.57 mg
    Fat
    1.70 g
    2.3 g
    Fiber
    0.90 g
    19.2 g
    Iron
    0.85 mg
    28.2 mg
    Magnesium
    42 mg
    368 mg
    Phosphorus
    70 mg
    204 mg
    Potassium
    259 mg
    1,324 mg
    Protein
    6.70 g
    27.1g
    Zinc
    0.16 mg
    3.29 mg
    *Figures shown for vitamin A are carotene content for fresh leaves and beta-carotene content for dried leaves. 1, 5


    Amino Acid Content of Moringa

     

    .All values are per 100 grams of edible portion.
     
    Fresh Leaves
    Dried Leaves
    Arginine
    6.78 mg
    18.9 mg
    Histidine
    0.06 mg
    2.64 mg
    Isoleucine
    0.05 mg
    20.5 mg
    Leucine
    0.8 mg
    8.2 mg
    Lysine
    220 mg
    17.3 mg
    Methionine
    440 mg
    2,003 mg
    Phenylalinine
    92 cal
    205 cal
    Threonine
    12.5 g
    38.2 g
    Tryptophan
    0.07 mg
    0.57 mg
    Valine
    1.70 g
    2.3 g
    **While Gopalan, et al. expressed amino acid content per g N (nitrogen), these gures have been converted to mg per 100g leaves for clarity.
     
    "Although few people have ever heard of it today, Moringa could soon become one of the world's most valuable plants, at least in humanitarian terms."

    (Noel Vietmeyer, US National Academy of Sciences,Washington D.C. )



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