Maca is in fact root that grows in the Andes Mountains in Peru, and as a food source is used for hundreds of years. Many Peruvians used it in the past, but today it’s used for medical purposes. Maca root contains nutrient – rich substance that make it a great tool for striking a balance in your daily diet.
The medicinal properties of Maca powder are usually not associated with improving overall health, but with the treatment of many different health conditions. The root is most similar in appearance to Reno or tails. When it comes to nutritional value actually contains a multitude of vitamins and minerals that contribute to overall health. Among these are calcium, magnesium, iron and Vitamin C, B1, B2, B6 and B12. Each of these minerals and vitamins, as it is known indeed plays an important role in the good functionality of the organism.
How does Maca powder works?
The most powerful and the most precious benefit is based on its impact on the endocrine system performance. The endocrine system is responsible for the proper function of glands that secrete hormones into the bloodstream.
How Maca powder affects the body?
Maca powder can be used as a tonic for vitality and part of sports nutrition, but also to boost libido. This plant in a special way is balancing proteins, carbohydrates, antioxidants, plant sterols, vitamins and minerals. This interaction helps the body to get back in perfect form. It raises the level of energy and returns the balance in the whole endocrine system including adrenal gland, pancreas, pituitary and thyroid gland – the master regulators of hormones in the body.
How to take Maca powder?
The best way to incorporate this powder into the daily diet is to add in a smoothie, tea or fruit juice, and can be combined with various other food and drinks.
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