Be Part of Our Tribe!

Get weekly updates on stories and upcoming special events.


Moringa: Say Hello to a New Superfood

Moringa: Say Hello to a New Superfood | NextTribe

There’s a new “greenie” on the scene, and it’s not related to kale, believe it or not. Moringa, or Moringa oleifera, has been gaining in popularity as a superfood additive in smoothies, as a tea, or in capsule supplements over the past few years. And for good reason.

This lush green powder packs a punch. Moringa is also known as horseradish tree, drumstick tree or ben oil tree, native to Himalayan Mountains and parts of India and Africa. What’s all the fuss about? It’s nutrient heavy and the benefits are bountiful.

Stir a spoonful into your morning mix for major health benefits. Specifically, Moringa neutralizes free radicals, fights inflammation, and has been shown to lower blood sugar, as well as cholesterol. It’s a brain function-enhancer too, according to The Journal of Food Biochemistry. Research also shows that the polyphenols in the plant’s leaves and flowers protect the liver, reversing oxidation. And with its antibacterial and antifungal properties, it fights infection, too.

For all these benefits and more, we say “cheers!” This is one supplement that makes it easy being green.

Kimberly Cihlar



Leave a Reply

Notify of

More Finds

How Old Is Madonna? 60! Happy Birthday to the Material Girl | NextTribe

Happy Birthday to the Material Girl

Look who’s turning 60! Madonna, the world’s best-selling female recording artist and the culture-changer we all grew up with. You may not like her fake British accent but let’s recognize that not only is she showing she can pack a stadium at this life stage, but she’s also a pioneer in a million and one ways.

> Read More

Alcoholic Slushies Are the Hottest Way to Cool Down This Summer | NextTribe

Alcoholic Slushies Are the Hottest Way to Cool Down This Summer

It’s hot out there (as if you hadn’t noticed), but here’s a great way to chill out: With the new alcoholic slushies that are invading bars across America. Perhaps you’ve heard of Frosé, a frozen version of the favorite pink wine, that’s popping up all over.

> Read More

email icon

Subscribe to the Tribe!

We will only use your email to send you a weekly digest of new stories posted on the site and occasionally to let you know about special events. But that’s it. Period. Cross our hearts.
link to cool NextTribe goodies in our store
©2018 NextTribe

Sign Up Today! Receive "Loving the Skin You're In"

Each week, we’ll inspire you with engaging videos, original stories, expert interviews, timely news, exclusive offers and so much more!