Like blueberry and raspberry, Wolfberry is fruit but in Chinese herbal medicine it is listed as one of the top grade herbs because of its therapeutic effects and without any side effects. It has played an important role in food therapy for cancer patients. In China people who are over age 40 keep Wolfberry in their diet to maintain good health and youthful appearance. In Chinese history there is a record of the most long lived man who lived 256 years on earth. His name was Qing Yun League (1677-1933). His photos which are kept in the archives of the local government show he was nine feet tall and burly. In his long life he had 24 wives and 180 children and grandchildren. At age 10 he started traveling to different places collecting herbs. He specialized in treating eye diseases and orthopedic; he practiced Chinese medicine and sold herbs to make a living. Later he became a Chinese medicine scholar. In 1977 at age 100 he obtained a special award from the government because of his outstanding achievement in Chinese medicine. At age 200 he still gave lectures at the University and accepted western scholars' visit. He was kind and never got angry. How an he live such a long life? He said the first reason for his longevity is he is a vegetarian. The second reason is he always maintain a peaceful mind. The third reason is he drinks the Wolfberry decoction every day.
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