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What is Hoodia?

Deep inside the African Kalahari desert grows an ugly cactus plant called Hoodia (Asclepiadaceae family). It thrives in high temperatures and takes around 2 years to mature.

Deep inside the African Kalahari desert grows an ugly cactus plant called Hoodia (Asclepiadaceae family). It thrives in high temperatures and takes around 2 years to mature.

According to the British Heart Foundation 17% of men and 21% of women are obese, while 46% of men and 32% of women are overweight. Apart from a small handful of genetically related cases, the vast majority are due to overeating and food addiction. Will Hoodia be the diet wonder drug of the century to lower these numbers dramatically?

First a little information about Hoodia.

Hoodia Gordonii has been used by the South African San tribe for thousands of years. The San used Hoodia when they went on hunting expeditions. Hoodia helped to prolong their hunting trips by suppressing hunger, increasing their energy levels and even improving their libido.

There are various species of Hoodia but the Gordonii variation is the only one that contains the natural appetite suppressant. The Hoodia plant sprouts about 10 tentacles and is the size of a long cucumber. Each tentacle is covered in spikes which need to be carefully peeled. Inside is a slightly unpleasant tasting, fleshy plant. Hoodia pills kills the appetite and attacks obesity, is organic with no synthetic or artificial appetite control agents, has no side effects, contains a miracle molecule that fools the brain into believing you are full and even stops you from thinking about food and eating.

Hoodia is a natural substance that literally takes your appetite away and has a natural feel great aphrodisiac quality. Moreover, aside from using it to stop hunger, provide unperturbed energy and shore up stress, the San also use it to treat diabetes and hypertension. It's even said to cure hangovers and upset stomachs too. Hoodia is a potentially powerful weapon against obesity and the American focus on losing weight.

Some people report that hoodia works for them immediately, suppressing hunger pangs within 20 to 30 minutes after taking the Hoodia weight loss pills. However people typically need up to two weeks of regularly taking hoodia before they begin to notice the effects of hoodia, which include - A reduced interest in food - Feeling full more quickly and a overall feeling of good health.

When Hoodia is combined with a healthy eating plan and exercise, Hoodia can help to bring about tremendous changes in body fat, and can greatly improve a persons health.

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