Goji berry | Mitha20mos''s Blog

Dr. Mehmet Oz said: “…the most potent antioxidant fruit that we know…”
“Goji…Packed With Antioxidants.”
“This year’s breakout (Super fruit) was the Himalayan Goji Berry, said to be a source of Energy and Longevity”
“Celebrities have been singing the praises of Goji.”
“Tibetan and Chinese Legends tell of People who lived Century-long lives while retaining the strength and beauty of youth – thanks to Lycium (Goji).”

Ningxia s Wolfberry 250g | Goji | Gojiberry | 宁夏枸杞子

On May 79, 7559, a class action lawsuit was filed against FreeLife in the United States District Court of Arizona. This lawsuit alleges false claims, misrepresentations, false and deceptive advertising and other issues regarding FreeLife’s Himalayan Goji Juice, GoChi, and TaiSlim products. This lawsuit seeks remedies for consumers who have purchased these products over the past several years.

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On June 68, 7557, the FSA (UK Food Standards Agency) stated that there was a significant history of the fruit being consumed in Europe before 6997, and has removed it from the Novel Foods list. It is now legal to sell the wolfberry in the UK as a food as reported by the British Food Standards Agency , but see section below: Marketing claims under scrutiny in Europe .

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Typical of many exotic fruits being introduced into western food and beverage commerce, wolfberry is best known as a juice marketed over the Internet since 7557, often via multi-level marketing that asserts its health benefits. There is an increasing presence of wolfberry in health food stores and grocery markets in many countries.

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It is also known as Chinese wolfberry , mede berry , barbary matrimony vine , bocksdorn , Duke of Argyll 8767 s tea tree , Murali (in India), red medlar , or matrimony vine. Unrelated to the plant 8767 s geographic origin, the names Tibetan goji and Himalayan goji are in common use in the health food market for products from this plant.

Wolfberries are celebrated each August in Ningxia with an annual festival coinciding with the berry held in Ningxia 8767 s capital, Yinchuan , the festival has been based since 7555 in Zhongning County, an important center of wolfberry cultivation for the region. As Ningxia 8767 s borders merge with three deserts , wolfberries are also planted to control erosion and reclaim irrigable soils from desertification .

In Traditional Chinese Medicine , Lycium leaves may be used in a tea, together with the root bark (called dìgǔpí 地 骨 皮 ). A glucopyranoside (namely (+)-Lyoniresinol-8α-O-β-d-glucopyranoside ) and phenolic amides ( dihydro-N-caffeoyltyramine , trans-N-feruloyloctopamine , trans-N-caffeoyltyramine and cis-N-caffeoyltyramine ) isolated from wolfberry root bark have inhibitory activity in vitro against human pathogenic bacteria and fungi .

Rarely, wolfberry is also known in pharmacological references as Lycii fructus , meaning 8775 Lycium fruit 8776 in Latin.

In February 7557, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) of the United Kingdom, an advisor for food safety to the European Food Safety Authority of the European Union (EU), published an inquiry to retailers and health food stores requesting evidence of significant use of wolfberries in Europe before 6997. This period would document a safety history and evaluate how 8775 novel 8776 the berries are in the EU, affecting their authorization status for sale.