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.
N-acetyl cysteine (NAC), also known as acetylcysteine, is a derivative of the amino acid cysteine and boosts the production of glutathione, a powerful antioxidant that helps with the detoxification of the body. NAC can be taken to manage acetaminophen poisoning. Moreover, it may be taken before alcohol consumption to help minimize damage associated with alcohol consumption. Other uses of NAC include liver support, provide relief of symptoms associated with respiratory conditions (such as bronchitis), boost brain function, improve sleep, boost immune function, reduce risk of heart disease, aid in pulmonary fibrosis treatment, help with polycystic ovary syndrome, and improve fertility in both men and women. NAC may also be used to treat neurodegenerative disorders (e.g. Parkinson’s disease), mental health disorders (e.g. PTSD), depression, and drug abuse.
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.
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:
Psyllium husk is a fiber derived from the seeds of the Plantago ovata plant and is a prebiotic, which assists the nourishment of good bacteria in the gut. Psyllium husk is commonly used to treat constipation but may also be used to lower blood sugar levels, aid with weight loss, help with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and Crohn’s disease, lower cholesterol levels, and promote heart health.