Known as the leading longevity food in the world, goji berries are loaded with powerful antioxidants and adaptogens: able to thrive in extremely harsh conditions, they transmute this ability to humans by supporting the bodies ability to handle stress. According to ancient legend, these tiny red-orange berries are the “keepers” of the ancient knowledge of Chinese herbalism–which is imparted to those who eat them. Legend also states that goji’s grew wild over the Fountain Of Youth–giving the water it’s “magical” qualities when falling into the water. Recognized for it’s prized nutritional profile, there is now scientific evidence that goji berries may increase longevity because they are very high in sesquiterpinenoids which have anti-inflammatory properties and are said to stimulate the pituitary and pineal glands to increase the production of HGH (Human Growth Hormone). Human Growth Hormone in the master of all hormones and it’s production decreases with age. Goji’s also possess over 20 trace minerals and vitamins including zinc, iron, phosphorus, riboflavin (b2), vitamin e, and carotenoids; including beta-carotene.
Eat right out the bag or add to bright earth’s rainbow superfood smoothie. Add goji berries to any hot or cold superfood blended drink. Mix with cacao nibs and nuts to make your own superfood trail mix!
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