Flashcards in Special Supplements Deck (24):
What can the 3 products of algae be used for?
Increase energy, mental alertness, aid in weight loss and just for nutritional value
How can amino acids be taken?
In combo or individually
Who are amino acids popular for?
Body builders, athletes and fitness industry
What can DNA/RNA do?
Retard aging, improve memory and immune functions and other any protein functions in body
What are 2 purposes of detoxifiers?
Provide direct support for steps in detox process and help prevent problems that may occur during detoxification
What plays a role in how digestive system works?
Emotions, stress level and balance within endocrine and nervous system
As we age what happens to HCL levels and digestive enzymes ?
Bones are _____% minerals ?
Bones are _____% organic material including collagen and non collagen proteins?
How much cortical bone is lost per year during and after menopause ?
What is most active antioxidant in bloodstream?
What are antioxidants needed for ?
To fight free radical damage caused by pollution, bad lifestyle habits, poor food, food chemicals and additives and hydrogenated fat
What is bone mineral matrix formed from?
Hydroxyapatite (calcium and phosphorus)
Excess phosphates in diet disrupt balance
What are the 3 products of algae?
Chlorella, spirulina and blue-green manna
What are anti inflammatory amino acids
Glutamine and lysine
What are some probiotic supplements?
What are prebiotic supplements?
Short chain fatty acids
What health issues are amino acids helpful for?
Allergies, stress related fatigue and hypoglycemia
What are the 4 antioxidant herbs that are super fruits ?
Wolf berry, mangosteen, gac and goji
What is algae high in?
Proteins, vitamins and minerals
What are the supplemental oils?
Fish oils, wheat germ and octacosanol
What vitamin is in wheat germ?
What can octacosanol (component of wheat germ) do?
Enhance endurance, reaction time, vitality and performance of 'life'
Also has mild cholesterol lowering effect