The Health Benefits of the Miracle Berry

Today, the miracle berry is gaining momentum as an important agent in health-conscious living. A large amount of research has shown that the miracle fruit has incredible potential in the fight against obesity, diabetes and insulin resistance, and cancer recovery in addition to its flavor modifying capabilities. Miraculin and the Science of Flavor The active…

Evolution and Our Love of Sugar

As humans, it seems we are hard-wired to love anything sweet. In fact, we may be able to draw a distinct parallel between our love of sugar and our primitive ancestors. Was Sweetness Tied to Our Ancestors’ Survival? According to Daniel Lieberman, the Harvard Biologist who wrote “The Story of the Human Body: Evolution, Health,…

This Berry is Truly a “Miracle” Food!

The term “miracle foods” has become a catchphrase for many foods consumed by health-conscious individuals today. In fact, it is so overused by some marketing sectors as to be virtually meaningless. But in the case of miracle fruit or miracle berry products, the term is appropriate for many reasons. The “miracle” part of the miracle…

What is Flavor Tripping?

If you are familiar with miracle fruit, you may have run across the concept of “flavor tripping”. These are trendy events where people can test the miraculous taste bud enhancing properties of the miracle berry. No, there are no drugs involved in this “tripping”, just your taste buds, some miracle berries, and some foods that…