1. The “Headache Tree” – Relieves Pain
Studies have been done showing that Noni blocks the production of an enzyme called COX-2 that produces pain. This is what aspirin and other drugs do, they block this enzyme. However, Noni does it naturally. Other research shows that Noni is up to 75% as effective as morphine, but without any of the side effects. Noni also works wonders with those in pain from Arthritis.
2. Protects against Cancer and other diseases
Many of the phytochemicals found in Noni such as Damnacanthal, Alizarin, Limonene, and Epigallocatechin gallate stop the growth of new blood vessels around cancerous cells, inhibiting the further growth of tumors and the spread of cancerous cells.
3. Full of Antioxidants
Antioxidants are greatly needed by the body to ward off free radicals, which cause damage to the body in many different ways. Noni has been proven to provide substantial antioxidants, helping to build and repair itself.
4. Antibacterial, Antifungal and Antiparasitic
With the presence of active compounds like anthraquinones, scopoletin and terpenes, Noni is effective in the fight against bacteria, fungus and other harmful things that threaten ones health
5. Increased Sex Drive
While standing around with some Costa Rican friends of mine, I brought up the subject of noni and asked what they knew about it. Every one of the men commented that they heard it helps to increase sex drive. Nitric Oxide, which helps to regulate the cardiovascular system, helps increase blood flood, providing stamina and increased energy during intercourse.
6. Feel Happy and Content
Tryptophan is an essential amino acid found in Noni, which the body converts in serotonin. In the central nervous system, serotonin plays an important role as a neurotransmitter in the modulation of anger, aggression, body temperature, mood, sleep, sexuality, appetite, and metabolism. In other words, proper serotonin levels help you feel better and have an enhanced well being.
7. Weight Loss
Noni contains an essential fatty acid called Linoleic Acid. Research has been showing that this may help increase muscle tissue, while helping to lose weight, reducing overall fat mass. Noni also is rich in fat soluble antioxidants, vitamin E and carotenoids which can contribute to weight loss and better health.
Noni is rich in soluble fibers, which help relieve constipation. Noni also contain another substance called pectin and folic acid, which also helps in regulating what passes through the intestines to aid in the digestive process.
9. Immune System
Fortalization More often today our food is found to be lacking the essential nutrients the body needs to be able to protect itself. Noni contains over 150 phytochemicals/nutraceuticals that provide necessary help to the body to be able to ward off toxins, bacteria, and viruses, enabling one to be less vulnerable to sickness and disease.
10. Anti-Aging and Healthy Skin
Collagen is one of the compounds that is produced less in our bodies as we age. Collagen helps maintain smoothness, plumpness and luster in the skin. Noni contains 3 nutrients (glycine, hydroxyproline, hydroxylysine) that helps the production of Collagen.
11. Giving Back to the Community
When you purchase Costa Rican Noni or our other products you help us give back to Costa Rica. We give 10% of our income away to support a local church, support kids that need education and food and other ministries that are helping the marginalized in Costa Rica. Help support us as we give back to the local Costa Rican community.