4 Business Ideas from 4 Coconut Health Benefits – Filipino entrepreneurs can get 4 business ideas from 4 coconut health benefits. While experts continue to gather supporting clinical studies and researches of the health benefits of coconuts products like virgin coconut oil (VCO), coco sugar, fresh coconut sap or toddy, and galactomannan, the world market of this health and wellness products is increasing and expanding.
There is a big fortune waiting to be tap from these health and wellness products. These nontraditional and newly emerging products possess the huge promise of boosting the country’s income from coconuts. And these products will grow with their niches in the rapidly growing health and wellness industry.
COCO SUGAR FOR DIABETICS
Food and Nutrition Research Institute studies established that coco sugar, which has a low glycemic index of 35, is good for diabetics. With the surging demand for this product abroad, an enterprising entrepinoy can make money from coco sugar.
VCO FOR HIGH CHOLESTEROL LEVEL
Clinical study of researchers and medical practitioners such as Dr. Mary Enig of the University of Maryland, Dr. Conrado Dayrit of the University of the Philippines Manila, and Dr. Bruce Fife, a naturopath doctor from the United States, strongly indicated that coconut oil does not raise the human body’s cholesterol level and to reinforce the goodness of virgin coconut oil to human health. VCO is good for the heart and veins. VCO is the most cholesterol-neutral.
COCO SAP FOR CANCER
Coconut has great potential product out of fresh coco sap or toddy which contains inositol in the medication of cancer patients. If this can be developed and find a good way to prolong the shelf life of coco sap while maintaining its fresh and pure form, and the validation as well as of the health benefits through a clinical study, coconut sap product is a great money maker for enterprising entrepreneur.
GALACTOMANNAN FOR GOOD FOOD, MEDICINES AND BEAUTY
Galactomannan is a newly emerging coconut product for food, cosmetic and pharmaceutical uses. Galactomannan is a gum product, similar to carageenan, which can be used in food as extender, thickener, emulsifier, stabilizer and edible wrapping/packaging material, in pharmaceutical products.
These 4 business ideas have the potentials to make money today and in the future. If you can make your own one of these health and wellness products, I bet you will get your share of the big fortune.