Good Cause Wellness
Organic Raw Goji Berries, 1.5 lb.
One of nature’s most nutrient-dense superfoods!
One Simple Sentence
Organic Raw Goji Berries are abundant in vital nutrients that
strengthen the immune system, provide antioxidant protection and aid in
weight loss programs.
What Are Goji Berries?
Goji berries (Lycium barbarum) are one of nature’s most
nutrient-dense foods. They have excellent antioxidant properties and
work to strengthen the immune system. Goji berries contain (by weight)
more Vitamin C than oranges, more beta carotene than carrots and more
iron than steak. Goji berries have been used for over 2,000 years in
traditional Chinese medicine.
Good Cause Wellness Organic Raw Goji Berries are certified organic,
kosher and vegan. They are free of any pesticides or chemicals. They are
Good Cause Wellness Organic Raw Goji Berries are grown in Ningxia Province, China.
How do Organic Goji Berries Taste?
In one word, delicious. More specifically, goji berries taste like a
juicy combination of cherries, cranberries and raisins. Goji berries can
be eaten directly from the bag or added to hot or cold cereals. Goji
berries can also be added to blended drinks, salads and desserts.
What Are the Benefits of Organic Goji Berries?
Strong Antioxidant Properties
Goji berries are a superior source of
antioxidants. They far exceed the ORAC values of any common fruit. A
100g serving of goji berries contains 25,300 ORAC units compared to
prunes (5,700 units), blueberries (2,400), strawberries (1,540) and
Strengthens the Immune System
Goji berries are rich in disease-fighting
polysaccharides. Numerous research studies suggest polysaccharides
strengthen the body’s ability to fight diseases. The polysaccharides in
goji berries have a chemical structure similar to substances found in
echinacea and maitake mushrooms.
Goji berries are also a good source of Vitamin C and zinc, which are also very effective in combating diseases.
Suppresses Appetite and Over-Eating
Goji berries has a low glycemic index
(29), which is below apples (38) and oranges (42). Foods with low GI
indices take longer to be converted to blood sugar, which reduces the
body’s need for calories. The high fiber content of goji berries also
creates a “full” feeling that combats the urge to eat.
Nutrients like B1 and calcium are abundant in goji berries. These nutrients help convert food quickly into energy.
Certified Organic, Kosher and Vegan
Good Cause Wellness Organic Raw Goji
Berries meet both international and USDA organic standards. Our goji
berries are not irradiated.
Pesticide and Chemical Free
Our goji berries are free of any
chemicals or pesticides. They are grown in remote, unpolluted regions.
Good Cause Wellness Organic Raw Goji Berries are free of heavy metals
Good Cause Wellness Goji Berries are 280
grade, which means there are approximately 280 goji berries per 50g.
They are dried to a 14% moisture level and can be easily rehydrated.
What Nutrients are in Goji Berries?
Goji berries are rich in a variety of nutrients that help strengthen
the body and its vital systems. Some of the key nutrients in goji
- Polysaccharides: fortifies the immune system
- Vitamin C: provides strong antioxidant protection
- Vitamin B complex: maintains energy levels and healthy body functions
- Vitamin E: prevents oxidative stress, helps maintain healthy skin
- Amino acids: builds protein (goji
berries contain all 18 amino acids including the eight essential amino
acids the body does not produce)
- Trace minerals: 21 including including zinc, iron, copper, calcium, selenium, germanium sesquioxide and phosphorus.
Serving size: 1 oz (28g)
Servings per container: 12
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 0
Amount Per Serving and/or % Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g (0%)
Saturated Fat 0g (0%)
Cholesterol 0mg (0%)
Sodium 75mg (3%)
Total Carbohydrate 21g (7%)
Dietary Fiber 3g (12%)
Protein 4g (8%)
Amount Per Serving and/or % Daily Value*
Vitamin A 140%
Vitamin C 20%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower based on your calorie needs.
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not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. In
matters related to your health, contact a qualified healthcare
practitioner. If you are pregnant or nursing, you should consult a
health care practitioner before using this or any nutritional product.