So you’re into exotic fruit – a culinary adventurer on a quest for the next “superfood.” You’ve seen the Acai berry advertised on TV and all over the internet. It purportedly does everything from slow aging to increase weight loss, and you are intrigued.
Heck, even Oprah Winfrey’s medical talk show prodigy Dr. Mehmet Oz has lauded the acai berry as a superfood with incredible health benefits.
But are the bombastic claims nothing more than hype from nutrition industry profiteers? [Read more…]