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Stay Super-Sharp With SuperLeaf

Stay Super-Sharp With SuperLeaf

by Anna O'Byrne May 15, 2015

"By the time you're eighty years old you've learned everything. You only have to remember it." So said George Burns, and he hit upon a tender point. 

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Everything You Need To Know About Moringa In A Digital Download

Everything You Need To Know About Moringa In A Digital Download

by Anna O'Byrne April 06, 2015

Exciting news! Our book, The More of Moringa, is now available on the Kindle store, here.

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3 Easy Ways To Improve Your Family's Health

3 Easy Ways To Improve Your Family's Health

by Anna O'Byrne March 06, 2015

You know what's really tough? Keeping up your own health while also playing overseer to the health of your kids, and sometimes even your partner.

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Want Love To Last? Nourish Your Heart

Want Love To Last? Nourish Your Heart

by Anna O'Byrne February 09, 2015

February is the month of love, and, naturally, the month we dedicate to heart health. As you’ve come to expect, I take an optimistic slant on the topic. I believe that heart disease is preventable for nearly everyone.

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The Inspiration Behind Our Amazing Moringa Recipes

The Inspiration Behind Our Amazing Moringa Recipes

by Anna O'Byrne January 12, 2015

Our challenge was to demonstrate how the extravagantly-nutritious Moringa can be an integral part of everyday eating. Sure, you can stir the leaf powder into a cup of water and toss it back. But how can you blend it seamlessly into your meals? How can you use Moringa to boost the foods your family eats, without their even knowing it?

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Moringa For Hypertension: A Whole Food Solution

Moringa For Hypertension: A Whole Food Solution

by Anna O'Byrne December 02, 2014

Moringa has long been used as traditional medicine for high blood pressure. When put to the test, animal studies do show that Moringa leaves downgrade pulmonary hypertension.

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If You Must Have Cholesterol, Take It With A Side-Shot Of SuperLeaf

If You Must Have Cholesterol, Take It With A Side-Shot Of SuperLeaf

by Anna O'Byrne November 03, 2014

Do we have any readers who worry about cholesterol? If your favourite foods come from the fryer, a package, or a living creature, chances are you're getting too much cholesterol.

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Protect Your Eyes With Moringa

Protect Your Eyes With Moringa

by Anna O'Byrne October 06, 2014

Doctors often prescribe vitamins as the first course of eyesight-loss prevention. These high-dose supplements are rich in carotenoids, like lutein and zeaxanthin. As it so happens, so is Moringa.

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The Luxury Beauty Product With Just 5 Botanical Ingredients

The Luxury Beauty Product With Just 5 Botanical Ingredients

by Anna O'Byrne September 05, 2014

If you need moisture, smoothing and regeneration, I have just the thing: an organic, cold-pressed combination of moringa seed and phytonutrient-rich fruit oils.

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‘Chlorophyll? More Like Borophyll!’ Well, Not Exactly

‘Chlorophyll? More Like Borophyll!’ Well, Not Exactly

by Anna O'Byrne August 27, 2014

Remember Adam Sandler in Billy Madison? He was a funny guy, but he grossly underestimated the fascinations of chlorophyll.

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Get Your Antioxidants On With 4x The Vitamin E Of Almonds

Get Your Antioxidants On With 4x The Vitamin E Of Almonds

by Anna O'Byrne August 11, 2014

You wouldn't think that Moringa leaves could be a potent delivery-mechanism for fat-soluble vitamins. But they are. Amazingly so.

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A Leaf For Life For All Of Us

A Leaf For Life For All Of Us

by Anna O'Byrne July 30, 2014

"One of my earliest and most memorable experiences working in international nutrition took place in the town of Masaya, Nicaragua in 1984. A desperate young woman was holding a very sickly three year old and begging for help."

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Here's Why A Holistic Health Coach Loves Moringa For Immunity

Here's Why A Holistic Health Coach Loves Moringa For Immunity

by Anna O'Byrne July 07, 2014

Moringa leaves have an outsized impact for their tiny size. They’re incredibly nutrient-dense, meaning that the nutritional compounds are present in very high concentrations.

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B-Energized With Over 100% Of Your Daily Vitamin B2

B-Energized With Over 100% Of Your Daily Vitamin B2

by Anna O'Byrne June 27, 2014

People who love Moringa cite its energizing effects. That's at least in part due to the B-vitamin goodness: just 10 grams of moringa leaf powder provides over 100% of your required daily vitamin B2.

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Want To Age Gracefully? Get Plant-Powered

Want To Age Gracefully? Get Plant-Powered

by Anna O'Byrne June 15, 2014

Moringa leaf powder tops the charts in antioxidant power, coming in at 157,600 umoles, according to a test conducted by independent lab Brunswick Laboratories.

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Galacta-what? How Moringa Increases Milk Supply, Naturally

Galacta-what? How Moringa Increases Milk Supply, Naturally

by Anna O'Byrne June 02, 2014

Moringa oleifera leaves support lactation naturally. In a recent pediatrics study comparing mothers of pre-term babies, those who took moringa leaves daily had much greater milk volume.

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Better Than Eggs ... And Also Strangely Good For Eggs

Better Than Eggs ... And Also Strangely Good For Eggs

by Anna O'Byrne May 23, 2014

I am not an egg girl. Not at all. Even as a child, I couldn't handle the taste or smell. Now, I eat a plant-based diet and even the taste of a meringue is too much egg! But recently I was at my GP for a check-up, and she made the case for eggs

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Fight Aging And Disease With Beta-Carotene

Fight Aging And Disease With Beta-Carotene

by Anna O'Byrne May 05, 2014

Have you heard of retinol? Or maybe retinoids? Chances are you've seen these variations on vitamin A on the labels of anti-aging products.

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Make The Switch From Milk To Moringa

Make The Switch From Milk To Moringa

by Anna O'Byrne April 25, 2014

Most Canadians are getting more than enough calcium - and it may be wrecking their health. But if you're free of dairy and calcium fortified foods, then you may need high-quality calcium from plant foods. 

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Want More Energy And Mental Clarity? Get This Supercharged Plant Source Of Iron

Want More Energy And Mental Clarity? Get This Supercharged Plant Source Of Iron

by Anna O'Byrne April 02, 2014

In Canada, approximately 20% of women and 50% of pregnant women are iron deficient. Low iron puts us at risk for anemia, a condition that essentially starves our bodies and brains of oxygen.

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Perfect Plant Proteins For Vegan Athletes (And The Rest Of Us)

Perfect Plant Proteins For Vegan Athletes (And The Rest Of Us)

by Anna O'Byrne March 28, 2014

Let’s do a deep dive into the world of plant proteins. Some of the richest sources are not yet mainstream, but we think omnivores should take note.

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The Superfood Most Canadians Don't Know About

The Superfood Most Canadians Don't Know About

by Anna O'Byrne March 03, 2014

Why should you care about choosing nutrient-dense foods? Foods packed with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and anti-inflammatory compounds are disease-fighting, energizing and anti-aging.  

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Better Than Ginseng: The Immune Booster You Need Now

Better Than Ginseng: The Immune Booster You Need Now

by Anna O'Byrne February 10, 2014

When it comes to colds and flu, prevention remains the best remedy, and what better way than to build your natural immunity.

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Introducing SuperLeaf™ Moringa

Introducing SuperLeaf™ Moringa

by Anna O'Byrne January 06, 2014

We all want maximum nutrition to look and feel our best. But with our busy, hectic lifestyles, it's not easy to prepare fresh superfoods every day. 

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