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Usually Maca Root is extremely is known as a natural libido enhancer but it is considered as one of most important SuperFoods Watch this video about the benefits of Maca and learn how Maca can improve your health.

During the program “The Drs” they talk about Maca, more precisely “Maca Root” as part of the program “Tips for A Skinnier, Healthier Sexier You, from Around the World

Maca Root Benefits – The Clinical Effects.- There are many websites on Internet that mention the benefits of taking maca or maca side effects but it very hard to know where do they get that information. We have been sharing with our public the benefits of Maca based on scientific studies. Now PeruVillage would like to share with you one of the most important studies made by two peruvian universities, The Cayetano Heredia University and The National Agrarian University . This could be considered the first test on men taking Gelanitized Maca.

During 12 weeks 60 healthy men between 21 and 65 years old were divided in four different groups, three of them received maca in different dosages and one group received only placebo tablets.

The test measured the effects of maca on :

  • Hormone Level
  • Mood and Anxiety
  • Sexual Desire
  • Semen Production

Download this amazing study and learn about the effects of taking Maca on Men


As scientific studies are carried out and the results come to light, in medical circles becomes more and more popular to refer to Maca as a natural replacement for the already famous pill from the Labs pharmaceutical Pfizer – Viagra ®. Unlike any chemical product with a tendency to have contraindications and side effects, and therefore not can be prescribed indiscriminately, in addition to its effects are for a short period of time, the Peruvian Maca Root – is a completely natural product without any contraindication known throughout more than 40 years of scientific and clinical research manager and/or under the direct supervision of its discoverer Dr. Gloria Chacón de Popovici; the effects of taking Maca regularly, for example, two teaspoons daily diluted in juice, milk, etc. as a food supplement, are durable and permanent.

Maca, also known as the Ginseng of the Andes and the Viagra of the Incas, for its aphrodisiac attributes, acts directly on the flow blood, which translates directly into an invigorating action of the pelvic area of men and women to increase sexual potency. The permanent action of Maca makes sexual appetite keep stimulating the libido and desire.

People often call Maca: Peruvian Ginseng or Viagra Natural. To avoid the mistakes we have made a list of differences between Maca and Viagra:

Maca Viagra Maca works both in men and women Maca works long-term Maca increases vitality and energy levels Maca is 100% natural and organic Maca has an overall beneficial effect on the body Viagra is only applicable in males Viagra has immediate effects but short term Viagra doesnt’t make any improvement over the levels of vitality and energy Viagra is a chemical Viagra does not have an overall beneficial effect on the body


The human body is the expression of the most finished creation. However not all people are aware about the functionality and the beauty of the human body. A well developed body shows all the beauty that the nature can do to human beings, but more beyond this aesthetic expression shows a state of optimum health and a high spiritual state. The origin of the bodybuilding is lost in time, we can see it in ancient sculptures, paintings and prints of almost all cultures, different forms of physical expression. Today, the practice of this sport has reached to limits that we have never seen before. Athletes, both men and women, have come to shape their bodies according to the highest standards. However the use of some chemical agents set out important risks to health, going against one of the fundamental principles of this discipline. They include the anabolic steroids. They are happily being known that natural supplements can successfully replace artificial products. The consumption of Peruvian Maca (Lepidium Peruvianun) in conjunction with creatine, provides effectiveness for increasing muscle mass, but without the undesirable effects of the anabolic steroids. The Original Peruvian Maca also has extraordinarily beneficial effects on general health status, increasing alertness, improving concentration and memory. In the significant reduction of stress, at a time of increasing vigor, resistance to fatigue and energy, favoring an excellent state of mood. Therefore, the consumption of Maca in athletes with high nutritional requirement is highly recommended. Maca contains 31 minerals plus vitamins and high-quality protein, but the complex phytochemical compounds are that make it so effective for improving performance in sports. Maca contains various compounds such as Glucosinolates, Terpenoids, alkaloids, tannins, saponins, fatty acids, sterols, etc. Although the benefit of Maca begins with the consumption of 1 gram daily, recommended that the consumption of Maca for bodybuilders physicist is between 1 and 4 tablespoons daily, i.e. every person between 15 and 60 grams per day, according to consider more suitable in their particular case.

Recommended use: one teaspoon once a day for children and teens one tablespoon twice a day for adults or 2-3 capsules 2-3 times a day


Peruvian Maca and the Immune System.- Peruvian Maca has the highest concentration of calcium than any other plant of its kind. This is a powerful restorative tonic for anaemic and convalescent people of diseases that require the formation of red blood cells; good also for menopause and menopause.

Maca also contains Zinc which helps the oxygenation of tissues. It also contributes to the normal development of the hair, therefore its deficiency may cause the tendency to alopecia or baldness or disorders in the appearance and vitality of the scalp.

It has been discovered that Maca contains more protein than any other Root. Its content of phosphorus, iron, iodine and calcium is also abundant. Iodine, as it is known, is a great tonic of endocrine glands, especially the thyroid. Calcium and phosphorus to help the growth of the human body and bone formation; It also has abundant carbohydrates that humans used for maintenance and replacement of power.

Maca and the Immune system


Blood: Erythrocytes, leukocytes and platelets are suspended in a liquid yellow, watery, called plasma, which is the mass of blood. Plasma also contains blood, sugar, fat, and vitamins, along with salts of calcium, sodium, magnesium, potassium and phosphorus. A six or seven percent of the plasma is made up of proteins, among them are the gamma globulin, associated with the immunity of the body against infectious diseases, and fibrin, without which blood can not clot. In 1994, Dr. Virginia Garro, expressed in his national journal which studies the properties of Maca for more than 20 years, that the analysis made by her and other scientists in other parts of the world was determined that one of the properties of Maca is the strengthen the immune system. Maca could help in healing of AIDS says: it has been shown that high content of iron strengthens cancer patients, its alkaloids Act on the central nervous system to produce energy in people who consume it, that this is notable in the treatment of elderly. Therefore it is likely that associated with other components science can be used it to treat patients with AIDS.