The Goji Berry also called the wolfberry, is a bright orange-red berry that comes from a shrub that's native to China which have been eaten for generations.
Over time, people have used Goji Berries to try to treat many common health problems like diabetes, high blood pressure, fever, and age-related eye problems.
Goji berries are rich in nutrients and antioxidants. Goji Berries have one of the highest ORAC ratings - a method of gauging antioxidant power - of any fruit, according to Tufts University researchers. Although modern scientists began to study this ancient berry only recently, they've found that the sugars that make Goji Berries sweet reduce insulin resistance.
Some studies using Goji Berry juice found possible benefits in mental well-being and calmness, athletic performance, happiness, quality of sleep, libido boosting and feelings overall good health.
Goji berries could interact with some drugs. If you take warfarin (a blood thinner), you may want to avoid Goji Berries. Goji Berries may also interact with diabetes drugs and blood pressure drugs, so talk with your doctor first.
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