According to Interaksyon, Arianwen Rollan, a 17-year old student of Cebu City National High School, has won the First Award presented by the Qatar Foundation for Research and Development in Medical Science at the recently concluded Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF).
Rollan was honored for her research on the anti-tumor properties of malunggay (moringa) seeds.
According to Post Zambia, THE Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ) says the moringa tree, a ‘wonder’ plant with multiple functions, is a tool for rural development and can create wealth for poor farmers.
Speaking during a special lecture on “the potential of the moringa tree for poverty alleviation and rural industrialisation”, EIZ president George Sitali said the level of awareness of the benefits of Moringa and its efficacy to expedite rural industrialisation was too low.
“Agriculture has a big impact on the Zambian
Like me, you probably don't like the taste of the Moringa seeds. So you find it difficult to chew the seeds and swallow right? You are not alone! Many people DON'T LIKE THE TASTE of Moringa seeds. But we really need to chew the seeds to derive their health benefits. I tried to figure out ways of eating the seeds easier and I will share with you here.