Lychee – Litchi Nutrients and Benefits

Lychee Litchi Laichi LichuLychee is a fruit and it comes from an Evergreen Tropical and Subtropical Tree that is mainly found in Asia, Mexico, or South Africa. Lychees are also called Litchi, Laichi, and Lichu. Lychee tree produces beautiful flowers that can be either yellowish white or greenish white. Lychee fruit smells good and tastes sweet. It has a rough and reddish shell that is not edible and can be removed easily. Inside of the Lychee people say there is a Poisonous  seed that looks like a buckeye nut. People around the world like to enjoy Lychees in many different kinds of Desserts. People like to enjoy Lychee fruits not only for their good smell and sweet taste, but also because of the high amount of Vitamin C. In about one cup of Raw Lychees people get 226% of Vitamin C, now that is very nice :) but becareful, many candies that are made out of Lychee fruits are artificially flavored or contain high amounts of High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS – a very deadly ingredient). Vitamin C extremely supports and improves your immune system, but HFCS (High Fructose Corn Syrup) extremely destroys your immune system, and just because the commercials try to make you believe that since HFCS is from “Natural” corn does NOT mean that it’s healthy. You see, they used natural products to make deadly products just so they could make the foods last longer on the shelves of the grocery stores. So, we recommend that you check out the ingredient list before buying Lychee candy, instead try finding Raw or Dried Lychees without any added poison. The Nutrients in about one cup or 190 grams of Raw Litchis or Lychees are: Continue reading

Tempeh or Tempe Nutrients and Benefits

tempehTempeh or Tempe is a highly nutritious fermented food that is made from soybeans. Many people replace meat with Tempeh. To make Tempeh people cook and dehull the soybeans, then inoculate them in some culturing agent, and then incubate the inoculated soybeans overnight until they form into a solid looking cake. Also, you should be careful when buying anything made from Soybeans, because Soybean oil is NOT good just for everyone, especially for boys and men, except maybe women who have gone through menopause. Soybeans contain lots of hormones. It has been proven that infants who consume Soy Formula start going through puberty as early as 18 MONTHS of age. That is not normal or healthy. It has also been proven that males who consume soybean oil are a lot LESS manly in both the way they look and the way they act. They start to be much more feminine in many aspects because soy contains lots of “feminine” hormones. Well, if you still choose to eat the Tempeh, then here is the nutrients that you will get from it:
– Vitamin B1, Thiamin
– Vitamin B2, Riboflavin (good amount)
– Vitamin B3, Niacin
– Vitamin B5, Pantothenic Acid
– Vitamin B6, Pyridoxine
– Vitamin B9, Folate
– Vitamin B12, Cobalamin
– Magnesium (good amount)
– Phosphorus (good amount)
– Copper (good amount)
– Protein (good amount)
– Manganese (large amount)
– Carbohydrates
– Natural fats
– Calcium
– Iron
– Potassium
– Zinc

The Benefits that you could get from the Tempeh are:
– Lowers bad cholesterol levels
– Normalizes Blood sugar levels
– Improves Gastrointestinal Health
– Supports Healthy Menopause
– Improves bone health
– Supports thyroid gland function
– Supports Nerve Health
– Protects from free radicals
– Improves Immune System
– Supports Skin Health
– Supports Hair Health
– Supports Nails Health