Açai touted by NBC’s Matt Lauer as the ‘Amazons Viagra’, the Açai Berry is quickly gaining worldwide popularity.
The amazing açai fruit is considered nature’s perfect food. Açai was recently featured on Oprah program as being the top super food for age-defying beauty. Açai berry contains a complete spectrum of essential fatty acids, which are beneficial for maintaining healthy cholesterol levels. In addition açai contains all the important nutrients, major vitamins and minerals.
The Amazon Açai Berry
With 33X the ORAC (antioxidants) of red wine, 6X the antioxidant value of noni, 10 times the antioxidants of grapes and twice the antioxidants of blueberries, Great source of natural fiber (unlike juice products), energy and Immune boosting properties, improves mental clarity. The Brazilian Açai berry (AH-sci-EE) is considered to have the best nutritional value of any fruit on earth.
Polyphenols: 16 (14 – 212 mg/L)
Anthocyanidins: Thirty times the amount in red wine.
Monounsaturated (healthy) fats (fatty acid ratio resembling olive oil): including essential omega fatty acids: Oleic (omega 9)
Polyunsaturated fatty acids: Linoleic (omega 6)
Alpha-tocopherol: natural Vitamin E
Trace minerals: copper, iron, calcium, cobalt, chromium and manganese
Dietary Fiber: 7 grams / 100 grams
Protein: amino acid profile similar to eggs – 1 oz. Equal to 1 egg
Low glycemic indexMedicinal Applications
Improves energy levels
Possesses anti-aging properties
Treats and Prevents Alzheimer’s Disease
Strengthens Immune System
Exhibits anti-stress properties
Improves lipoprotein metabolism
Helps prevent blood clots
Improves blood circulation
Promotes overall vascular health
Promotes digestive tract health
Possesses anti-bacterial properties:: Possesses anti-viral properties
Exhibits anti-allergenic properties
Lowers “Bad” Cholesterol (LDL) while maintaining “Good” Choleserol (HDL)
Promotes Prostate health
Corrects sexual dysfunction
The Açai Berry Super Food
The Açai berry is harvested from the Brazilian rain-forest and has been used for thousands of years by the natives of Brazil. The Brazilian natives believe the Açai berry to have amazing healing and nutritional properties.While there are many different berry and fruit juices on the market, Açai contains the most complete array of vitamins, minerals, and essential fatty acids. Açai contains Vitamin B1 (Thiamin), Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin), Vitamin B3 (Niacin), Vitamin C, Vitamin E (tocopherol), iron, potassium, phosphorus and calcium. It also contains the essential fatty acids Omega 6 and Omega 9, all the essential amino acids, and more protein than an average egg.