african mango

2012 Dr. Oz Weight Loss Discovery - African Mango

On a recent episode of his show, Dr. Oz called out Irvingia gabonensis more commonly know as African mango as a “miracle in your medicine cabinet that will help you lose 10 pounds” and labeled it one of his “breakthrough fixes for women over 40.” And with good reason: Two studies revealed that subjects who supplemented with African mango seed extract lost up to 10 pounds in four weeks. In

Does African Mango Work for Weight Loss?

Yes African Mango is known for increasing weight loss. The latest research reveals the fascinating ways in which African mango fights fat: In a study published in the journal Lipids in Health and Disease, researchers discovered that the extract reduces the action of a gene (PPAR-gamma0 that’s recognized as a “master regulator” of fat-cell growth. And in doing so, African mango enhances the activity of a hormone (leptin) that plays