Goji Berry Hannibal MO

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Hy-Vee
(217) 224-9442
1400 Harrison Street
Quincy, IL
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Sam'S Club
(217) 222-6682
700 North 54Th St
Quincy, IL
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(217)222-6682

Walmart Supercenter
(217) 223-9930
5211 Broadway St
Quincy, IL
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Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
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(217) 228-2331
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Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Save-A-Lot
(217) 222-2714
1120 Locust St
Quincy, IL

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Riverside Red X
(816) 741-3377
2401 Northwest Platte Road
Riverside, MO
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  • Store Layout 3
  • Quality of Items 4
  • Checkout 5


Walmart Supercenter
(573) 221-5610
3650 Star Dust Drive
Hannibal, MO
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Mon-Fri:8:00 am -Sat:8:00 am -Sun:8:00 am -
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(573) 406-0682
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Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Hy-Vee
(217) 224-9442
1400 Harrison Street
Quincy, IL
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Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Closing Thanksgiving at 2 p.m. Reopening Fri. at 6 a.m. Closing Christmas Eve at 6 p.m. Closed Christmas Day. Reopening Dec. 26 at 6 a.m.

Niemann Foods 469
(217) 228-3385
1120 Locust St
Quincy, IL

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Green Hills
(816) 324-3178
205 West Main Street
Savannah, MO
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  • Cleanliness 3
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  • Checkout 5


Shop 'N Save
(636) 227-6332
15446 Manchester Rd
Ellisville, MO
 
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Goji Berry: Salvation or Silliness?

Goji Berry: Salvation or Silliness?

Goji Berry: Salvation or Silliness? Dr. Gary Huber : Head Medical Ego
Goji Berry: Salvation or Silliness?

The goji berry has attained a degree of name recognition that rivals Mohammed Ali. Everyone has heard of it yet few can say why it is so popular. It’s popular because it contains “magic”. Yes I’m being a bit silly here but my point is simple, we tend to hear that a particular food has “amazing health benefits” and without even exploring whether it is myth or miracle we just pay the price and hope for the best.

The goji berry has long held a role in traditional Chinese medicine where they have been consumed raw, made into tinctures, or brewed into a tea. The goji has been used to treat ailments related to the liver, lung, kidney, eye, and immune system. It does in fact contain an impressive list of nutrients and is rated as one of the world’s richest source of antioxidants, as well as one of the richest sources of vitamin C. It contains an impressive list of bioactive compounds such as beta-sitoserol which is an anti-inflammatory, betaine which converts to choline in the liver and promotes a calm mood and good memory, and cyperone which is a compound reported to aid blood pressure control.

Goji is loaded with good vitamin content, 21 different minerals, all 8 essential amino acids, and a rich source of carotenoids. So let’s all run the health food store and load up right now!

Well, you might take that approach and no one could fault you. But here is my general concern regarding the consumption of goji: Are there any fresh goji berry farms in your neighborhood? Goji is traditionally grown in China, Himalayas, Tibet and Mongolia. I can’t recall what the USA’s trade agreement with Mongolia is but I question the freshness factor. All too often when a particular nutrient or food reaches critical mass in terms of name recognition we have seen some entities, of less than sterling reputation, take advantage of this fact to turn a quick buck.

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