Nopal Cactus has been used for thousands of years by Mexican natives, both as a food and for enhanced health and vitality. This cactus is dried at low temperatures to preserve enzymes and heat-sensitive elements. Our Nopal Cactus is highly nutritious, and contains a unique phytonutrient, vitamin, and mineral profile that contributes to its beneficial effects. This profile includes support for the immune system and a moderated balance of blood sugar.* It is also high in bulk-forming mucilaginous fiber that assists most foods, herbs, and supplements taken with it to be gently and naturally timed released into the blood stream. This includes the timed release of sugars into the blood stream to support healthy blood sugar and insulin functions.* Will also time release other foods/herbs into the blood stream, including unhealthful foods. Timed releasing less than optimally healthful foods into the blood stream will allow the body to deal with the resultant toxicity with less difficulty.
Chia seeds are among the healthiest foods on the planet. They are loaded with nutrients that can have important benefits for your body and brain. Chia seeds are tiny black seeds from the plant Salvia Hispanica, which is related to the mint. This plant grows natively in South America. Chia seeds were an important food for the Aztecs and Mayans back in the day. They prized them for their ability to provide sustainable energy… in fact, “chia” is the ancient Mayan word for “strength.” Despite their ancient history as a dietary staple, only recently did chia seeds become recognized as a modern day superfood. By weight, they are about 14% protein, which is very high compared to most plants. They also contain a good balance of essential amino acids, so our bodies should be able to make use of the protein in them (11, 12).Protein has all sorts of benefits for health. It is also the most weight loss friendly nutrient in the diet
Lately, they have been gaining popularity as a health food. This is due to their high content of heart-healthy omega-3, fiber and other unique plant compounds (1, 2, 3). Flaxseeds have been linked to health benefits such as improved digestive function and a reduced risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes and cancer. They are very easy to incorporate into the diet. Grinding them is the best way to make the most of their health benefits.