Cranberry is a small, sour, red berry that is known to be rich in antioxidants. Cranberry is used to prevent and treat urinary tract infections as well as kidney stones and neurogenic bladder. It may also be used to help improve heart health, control blood sugar levels in people with Type 2 diabetes, improve memory, protect against stomach ulcers caused by H. pylori, and increase immunity.
Cinnamon is obtained from the inner bark of trees of the Cinnamomum family and has been used for over thousands of years for its medicinal properties. Cinnamon may be used to help lower blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes, relieve digestive problems, improve heart health, and reduce inflammation.
Blood Sugar Balance is used to reduce blood sugar levels in people with diabetes. It may also be used to prevent and treat symptoms of diabetes such as glaucoma, cataracts, and polyneuropathy. This IC was created with the help of botanical extracts and minerals, which include bitter melon, bilberry, gymnema sylvestre leaf, lutein, and chromium.
Fenugreek, also known as Methi, is an herb that is loaded with vitamins and minerals and has been used for thousands of years in alternative and Chinese medicine. Health benefits associated with fenugreek leaves include help treat digestive problems (e.g. loss of appetite, upset stomach, constipation, indigestion and flatulence, gastritis), lower cholesterol and blood pressure levels, help stimulate milk production in breastfeeding women, reduce pain associated with menstruation, help with menopausal symptoms, improve libido, reduce inflammation, control blood sugar level, reduce risk of cancer, and promote heart health. Fenugreek may also help with arthritis, poor thyroid function, obesity, kidney problems, Parkinson’s disease, erectile dysfunction, male infertility, testosterone production, and baldness.
Magnesium is a mineral that's important for the body to turn food into energy and for bone health.
Although magnesium is available in supplements, most people should be able to get all the magnesium they need from a healthy balanced diet.
Magnesium health benefits and uses:
There is some evidence that eating foods high in magnesium and other minerals may lower blood pressure. Magnesium may help some people with heart disease, but the British Medical Journal cautions "We need bigger studies to find out for certain if taking magnesium can help to reduce blood pressure." Type 2 diabetes is also associated with low magnesium.
Experts say that many people do not eat enough magnesium-rich foods. This mild magnesium deficiency could put them at risk of a number of diseases such as:
Walnuts (tree nut) are nutrient rich and may be taken to boost heart health, reduce blood pressure, control type 2 diabetes, promote male fertility, support good brain function, decrease inflammation, and support weight control.
Spirulina is a blue-green alga that has a wide range of health benefits. It contains nearly all the essential and non-essential amino acids, as well as anti-inflammatory essential fatty acids. Studies have demonstrated that spirulina can help control blood sugar in those with diabetes, and will also lower cholesterol levels. It is an important nutrient for general detoxification, specifically related to detoxification of the herbicide glyphosate. Spirulina can also reduce the toxic effects of some chemotherapies and heavy metals. It has both antiviral and antibacterial properties as well, so is a valuable addition to any general immune fortification program.
Stevia is a plant-based sugar substitute. It may be used to aid in weight loss, lower blood pressure, control diabetes, prevent certain forms of cancer, lowers cholesterol, protect oral health, boosts bone health and reduces risk of osteoporosis, and treat eczema and dermatitis.