Like many entrepreneurs, Lisa Curtis solved her own problem, then realized that others had the same one. Curtis, a vegetarian, felt sluggish on her bean, rice and millet diet when she was in the Peace Corp in Niger. Women in the local health center recommended eating the leaves from moringa trees. She did and her energy returned.It turns out that moringa is a plant protein like quinoa. It has essential amino acids, half the daily iron requirement, and a lot of vitamins and antioxidants. It’s anti inflammatory properties may be even greater than turmeric.