Drumstick tree ( Moringa ) or “miraculous tree,” as they call it in India, grows at the foot of the Himalayas, and is 5 to 10 meters high. All parts of this plant, leaves, flowers, roots, seeds are usable and can be consumed.
Drumstick tree helps with:
- abdominal ulcers,
- skin disorders,
- and blood sugar.
It was first used as an antibiotic in traditional medicine 1000 years ago, but the evidence was found at the end of 1940. Indian scientists have identified Pterygospermin as an active ingredient in the drumstick tree that causes antibacterial activity.
Pterygospermin, once consumed, is decomposed into two separate benzyls Isothiocyanate. There are many health benefits to this tree. Studies have shown that drumstick tree cures more than 300 diseases, contains more than 90 nutrients and 45 antioxidants.
This tree is probably the healthiest plant on earth. In addition to protecting the body, it can also be used in the cosmetics industry for making perfumes and aromatherapy oils.
The natural benefits of the miraculous tree are:
- improving the body’s immune system,
- improving blood circulation,
- supporting the normal blood glucose level,
- having natural anti-aging properties,
- anti-inflammatory properties,
- increasing mental clarity,
- naturally increasing body energy.
It also contains anti-cancer compounds that help prevent cancer cells and is useful in the treatment of ovarian cancer. It has been reported to contain unique compounds and mechanisms that contribute to cleanse the liver. It also protects the liver from the toxic effects of salts on rare earth metals such as cerium and indium.
An interesting detail about this plant is that its seeds, when broken, can help to purify contaminated water, because they are non-toxic and biodegradable, and it is proven that they reduce water turbidity, clay content, and bacteria. “This miraculous tree is great for overall health, so you should include it in your diet.”