Acai Berry FAQ
The pages of this site should contain everything you need to know about the acai berry. But in case you're in a hurry, we have answered the most frequently asked questions below.
What is the acai berry?
The acai berry is a small berry about the size of a grape. It has been considered by many to be the #1 superfood in the world due its extremely high concentration of antioxidants, healthy omega fats and fibers.
What are the origins of the acai berry?
The acai berry comes from the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil.
Is the acai berry a scam?
While there are plenty of worthless acai products out there, the acai berry itself is scientifically proven to be one of natures perfect foods. It’s most certainly not a scam.
Why is the acai berry called the worlds number one superfood?
Besides the perfect amount of fibers, healthy monounsaturated fats, iron and amino acids, the acai berry is absolutely packed with antioxidants (considerably more than other fruits).
Why can’t I get acai berries at my local grocery store?
Although the acai berry has been used by the natives of the rainforest for years (there are even legends about it), it spoils within a day of being harvested. Obviously, this makes it impossible to ship it long distances. However, with the recent research and interest in the acai berry, more and more large companies are figuring out how to process it quickly and ship it to the United States.
Why is the acai berry so good for you?
Antioxidants protect your cells from the damage caused by unstable molecules known as free radicals. Free radical cellular damage may lead to diseases and even cancer. Fortunately, the acai berry is jam packed with these antioxidants. It’s also packed with a large variety of other essential nutrients.
What are the benefits of consuming the acai berry?
Although results vary from person to person, here are just a few of the reported benefits of consuming the acai berry:
- Reduced pain and soreness
- Better sleep
- Increased energy, vitality, and stamina
- Increased libido
- Improved immune system
- Improved mental focus
Does the acai berry really improve sex drive?
When NBC’s Matt Laurer took a recent trip to the Amazon, he was amused to find that the acai drink he had just finished is commonly referred to as “Amazon Rainforest Viagra”. Not only does the acai berry increase energy and stamina, but it also makes the entire body (including sexual response) function better.
Does the acai berry really decrease the risk of cancer?
A recent University of Florida study found that the acai berry killed cancer cells in lab tests. While this doesn’t prove that the acai berry is the cure for cancer it is, nonetheless, an extremely encouraging beginning, and really demonstrates the healing power of the antioxidants in the berry.