Goji Berry

Goji Berry Extracts Lower Blood Sugar in Diabetes

Goji Berry Extracts Lower Blood Sugar in Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease that occurs as a result of increased blood glucose or blood sugar level. Body obtains glucose from food, which is utilized by body cells for energy, using the hormone, Insulin. Diabetes occurs if either, the body stops making insulin due to the destruction of pancreatic cells that produce Insulin. This is called type 1 diabetes. Or, the body does not produce enough insulin or utilize it […]

Be Aware Of The Interaction Between Goji Berries And Warfarin

goji berry and warfarin usage

Dried goji berries resemble red raisins and this evergreen, deciduous shrub grows in the subtropical and temperate regions in Mongolia, China and the Himalayan regions of Nepal and Tibet. It belongs to the Solanaceae family similar to deadly nightshade, eggplant, tomato and potato. Goji berries have a mildly tangy flavor and can be consumed as dried fruit, juice, and capsules and added to various recipes. Goji berries are very tender. […]

Goji Berries The Anti-oxidant Powerhouse!

The Benefits Of Antioxidants In Goji Berries

Antioxidants are minerals, vitamins and other nutrients. They help repair cell damage, and protect cells from attack by free radicals. Cell damage by free radicals can lead to a range of serious health problems like atherosclerosis, arthritis and cancer. Our immune system also gets weakened by attack from free radicals. Foods such as fruits and vegetables are rich in antioxidants and these can protect the immune system, stave off serious […]