According to recent research, Chaya (Cnidoscolus chayamansa) is not only a plant with high nutritional value; it also has important medicinal properties. One new research conclusion even states the following: "It is clear that Chaya possesses significant anti-inflammatory and cardioprotective activities."
Read more scientific research findings here.
Like so many others that are passionate about helping to reduce suffering and disease in today's challenging world, we would love to see more research and funding dedicated to natural healing plants and herbs.
Even though Chaya is often called the Mayan Miracle, we don't believe there is any such thing as a silver bullet that can fix all of your health problems. We do firmly believe, however, that adding nutrient rich superfoods to your healthy lifestyle increases your odds of living a longer and higher quality life.
As with many natural plants and herbs used for centuries traditionally in various cultures, Chaya has gained a reputation for helping relieve the symptoms of various diseases and conditions. Known as a diabetic food that helps support blood sugar levels, healthy supplements are an easy way to increase overall wellness and increase energy.
Traditionally, Chaya has been reputed to have a positive effect on the following:
Weight Loss Aid
High in Nutrients
Immune System Health
Information and statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Dietary supplements are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Dr. Suzy is a retired Doctor of Chiropractic and active Health And Fitness Educator. The information and suggestions that she shares on this website are for reference purposes only and not intended to be diagnostic in any way nor a substitute for consultation with a physician or other licensed health-care professional. Always obtain a complete physical examination and discuss your specific conditions, limitations, and health history with the qualified health care provider of your choice before making major lifestyle changes.