Minvita Mulberry Superfood Powder is made from 100% pure white Mulberry leaves. Most people describe mulberry leaves as having a taste that's slightly bitter and sweet. Tea made from Mulberry Leaf has a distinct earthy taste, which many people enjoy. Only the best quality leaves are harvested which are then dried at room temperature to maintain their high nutritional content. Mulberry Superfood Powder has a fine grain size and can be added into smoothies, juices, cereals, yoghurts or simply add to hot water and stir.
There are numerous health benefits of mulberry leaf.They can help to balance blood sugar, inhibit carbohydrate absorption, and can offer some protection against atherosclerosis and high LDL-cholesterol levels. Plus, white mulberry leaves are rich in antioxidants, calcium, and other vitamins and minerals.
Studies show that the powdered leaves of white mulberry seem to lower blood sugar in people who have type 2 diabetes. Taking 1 gram of the powdered leaf three times a day for 4 weeks decreased fasting blood sugar levels by 27%. In another small study of people with type 2 diabetes, white mulberry leaf, 1 gram taken 3 times daily for 4 weeks, reduced total cholesterol by 12%, and LDL ("bad") cholesterol by 23%, and increased HDL ("good") cholesterol by 18%. One of these studies published in Diabetes Care , the most widely read diabetes journal, reported an average 44 percent reduction in peak post-meal blood sugar elevations (or spikes).