The Abitare la Natura team conducted a serious and thorough analysis of the properties and thousands of uses of the wonderful greenish-blue algae: spirulina, deciding to include it among the products that will be grown in our village, also taking into account the high profitability. Health benefits and how spirulina is used in medicinal and medical settings.
Regarded as one of the foods of the future (also called a superfood), it contains a large amount of nutrients that are crucial for our body. Its composition has a much higher nutritional value coefficient than any other food, to the point that it is also used by astronauts.
Algae, also known as the” food of the gods”, is one of the oldest inhabitants of our planet. The name Spirulina is given by its typical spiral shape, a color between green and blue. It is considered one of the most complete products for the human body, so it can be called a super-food of the XXI century.
The definition of” food of the future “ was given by FAO in 2008, for this and other reasons, it was taken into account by our operational team to Abitare la Natura, to research and develop new technologies that will become part of the eco-village project.
One of the most useful uses is dietary supplements, but pharmaceutical companies also use these algae for therapeutic purposes, to treat herpes simplex, or to stabilize blood sugar levels, as in type 2 diabetes.