The Many Uses of the Mighty Moringa Tree | Wake Up World

Moringa, sometimes described as the “miracle tree” or “drumstick tree”, has small rounded leaves that are packed with protein, calcium, beta carotene, vitamin C, potassium… you name it, moringa’s got it. It also displays not just one or two, but numerous potential healing powers. No wonder it’s been used medicinally (and as a food source) for at least 4,000 years. By Guest Writer Dr. Joseph Mercola

Moringa, sometimes described as the “miracle tree,” “drumstick tree,” or “horseradish tree,” has small, rounded leaves that are packed with an incredible amount of nutrition: protein,calcium, beta carotene, vitamin C, potassium… you name it, moringa’s got it. No wonder it’s been used medicinally (and as a food source) for at least 4,000 years.2

The fact that moringa grows rapidly and easily makes it especially appealing for impoverished areas, and it’s been used successfully for boosting nutritional intake in Malawi, Senegal, and India. In these areas, moringa may be the most nutritious food locally available, and it can be harvested year-round.

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