Why Qishr is good for new moms – Fatemi Coffee

Why Qishr is good for new moms

Disclaimer: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Individual results may vary and as always, consult a physician to determine if caffeine, and what quantity, is safe for you to consume.

QISHR, a drink made from coffee husks and spices, is much like an herbal tea but made from coffee fruit, not leaves. It smells like tea, brews like tea, but tastes like coffee. But what about this drink makes it a good choice for coffee addicted moms who are breastfeeding?

Nutrition Facts

Amount Per 100 g
Calories 24.04 Kcal (101 kJ)  
Calories from fat 0.14 Kcal
       
Total Fat 0.02g    
Sodium 2.17mg    
Potassium 6.6mg    
Total Carbs 6.14g    
Sugars 5.77g    
Dietary Fiber 0.03g    
Protein 0.03g    
Vitamin C 0.1mg    
Calcium 9.6mg  

Below are a few health benefits to QISHR, some of which may appeal greatly to new, breast-feeding moms.

1. Low caffeine

Qishr contains 111,4 mg/l caffeine. It is quite low compared to brewed coffee and is comparable to black tea. But because of the caffeine content, it is still an energy drink that stimulate your body or help you stay up.

2. High Polyphenols

Polyphenols is believed to have anti-aging qualities due to it’s antioxidants which protects you from free radicals that can cause cancer and inflammatory. Also it helps you build your immune system.  Compared to green tea, goji, or fruits like pomegranate, strawberries, blueberries, even vitamin C and E; qishr is higher in antioxidants .

3. Contains BDNF

According to extensive research for decades of FutureCeuticals, cascara also contains BDNF (Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor). BDNF is a protein essential that helps maintaining your healthy memory and cognitive function and also improve your mood and sleep.

4. Prevents Dementia, Alzheimer and Parkinson

Like regular coffee, consuming coffee cherry tea regularly is also beneficial to prevent Dementia, Alzheimer and Parkinson.

5. Protects against diabetes type 2

Because of the natural sweetness in qishr, it is also helps protect you from type 2 diabetes. Although, those who already have diabetes, excessive intake of the tea may lower insulin sensitivity. That will significantly lower or increase your blood sugar level.

6. Maintaining liver

Moderate intake of qishr also found to protect you from hepatitis, fatty liver, cirrhosis, and prevents liver cancer progression.

7. Good for weight-loss

Moreover, drinking qishr will also helps with the weight-loss because it increase your metabolism that will burn calories and fat in your body.