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90Life Research  2019, Vol. 2 Issue (3): 87-92    DOI: 10.12032/life2019-0725-002
    
A darkfield microscopic evaluation of the live blood effects caused by Moringa oleifera
Howard W. Fisher1,*(), Colombe Gauvin2
1HOC Academy, Radcliff Kentucky, USA.
2Naturopathic Clinician Clinic Preventive, Montreal Quebec, Canada.
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Abstract  

Erythrocyte aggregation is the tendency of erythrocytes to form aggregates whose shapes change according to normal variations or pathological conditions. Consequently, regardless of cause, these anomalies effect changes to flow dynamics and predispose the inability to carry out transportation activities and decrease functional capillary density or decrease erythrocyte surface area, also decreasing functional efficiency. Functional capillary density is the determination of the number of capillaries in an area that have erythrocyte flow and relates to the subsequent ability of the blood to deliver nutrients, fluid and solute exchange, and waste product excretion. Red blood cell aggregation has a significant impact on functional capillary density. Moringa oleifera, one of the most phytonutrient dense plants as identified by the NIH, has garnered interest by those involved with anti-aging medicine. The US National Institutes of Health, the nation’s medical research agency whose mission is to seek fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and the application of that knowledge to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce the burdens of illness and disability, has affirmed Moringa oleifera can “arrest, reverse, and cure, over 300 different diseases and disorders.” Regular use of Moringa oleifera has been shown to have a multitude of health benefits. In addition to this, Moringa oleifera provides all of the essential amino acids, vital vitamins, contains several important minerals, is an incredibly powerful antioxidant, is high in fiber, stimulates the immune system to fight cancerous cells, tumours, ulcers, epileptic seizures and cleanses and detoxifies the entire body. Moringa oleifera has been shown to protect platelets against aggregation. In this investigation, live blood microscopic evaluation indicates positive changes in the shape and spatial orientation of the erythrocytes and decreased incidence of aggregation and rouleaux indicating improved functional capillary density. In conclusion, a proprietary formula of raw organic Moringa oleifera has empirically demonstrated subjective beneficial changes in patients who have supplemented with this formula.



Key wordsErythrocyte aggregation      Moringa oleifera      Anti-aging      Natural medicine     
Published: 25 July 2019
Corresponding Authors: W. Fisher Howard   
E-mail: docfisher@gmail.com
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Howard W. Fisher, Colombe Gauvin. A darkfield microscopic evaluation of the live blood effects caused by Moringa oleifera. 90Life Research, 2019, 2(3): 87-92.

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Fig. 1 The microscopic images from the control and active blood samples.
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