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Organic Amaranth: The protein in Organic Amaranth contains lysine, and ranks as one of the very highest in the vegetable kingdom. It is an excellent source of calcium (more than milk), phosphorous and iron.
Hawaiian Spirulina: A blue-green algae. Very high in protein - 6 times the protein found in eggs. Organic Spirulina contains high amounts of vitamin B-12. It helps to control sugar cravings - and encourages weight loss. Very high in chlorophyll and iron. Mother's milk is the only better source of GLA. Organic Spirulina contains 25 times more carotene than carrots.
Organic Brown Rice: Rich in iron, Vitamins E and B, amino acids and linoleicacid. Organic Brown Rice is an excellent source of quick energy.
Organic Flax Seed: A mild and harmless laxative. Organic Flax Seed is made up of 20% Omega 3 which helps to reduce serum cholesterol. It also contains lignans, a type of fiber, that has anti-estrogenic activity. Organic Flax seeds have more lignans than any other food. The protein in Organic Flax seeds contains all the essential amino acids.
Organic Millet: Yale University has shown Organic Millet 's protein, vitamins, minerals, and unsaturated fat content to be higher than any other grain. Also kown as the "King of Cereals", Organic Millet has significant amounts of iron, lecithin, and choline. Highly alkaline. Easily digested. Especially good for Fibromyalgia Syndrom. Prescription for Nutritional Healing, pg. 276.
Inulin: A fructooligosaccaride derived from chicory. Inulin stimulates the growth of friedly intestinal bacteria.
Non-GE Lecithin: Good added to all diets. Lecithin increases memory and prevents brain cell loss. It actually helps to remove cholesterol. It is beneficial for weight los. It is high in cholie and inositol, and therefore helps the liver to metabolize fat. Our lecithin is not genetically engineered.
Acerola Fruit Powder: Natural Vitamin C.
Stevia Leaf Extract: An herb that may be up to 300 times sweeter than cane sugar. Does not affect the blood sugar - 100% safe for diabetics. Also thought to produce mild strengthening of the heart and vascular system.
Horsetail Herb Powder: Rich in all minerals, especially silica - therefore good for the hair, skin, nails and bone formation and connective tissue. Helps rheumatoid arthritis and ulcers. Very alkaline. Also a good diuretic that stimulates the kidney function, heart, and lungs. Good for urinary infections. Also is high in selenium
Milk Thistle Extract: Silymarin (Milk Thistle Extract) is the best known rejuvenator for the liver. Good for all liver disorders. We use the potent - 80% standardized extract. And there is 160 mg of Milk Thistle in each serving of BTG's!
Papaya Fruit: Breaks down uric and toxic acids in the body. Good for acidosis, colon disorders, chronic illnesses, ulcer, and the digestion of proteins.
Carrot Powder: Carrots are very important in the treatment serious illnesses, especially cancer. Excellent source of beta-carotene. Aids in the treatment or prevention of stunted growth, rickets, colitis, gout and constipation as well as all forms of arthritis and skin disorders. Helps to build the immune system, to fight against disease such as Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia, etc. Prescription for Dietary Wellness, pgs. 63 & 128.
Broccoli Powder: Contains sulforaphane - known to be the most powerful natural chemical for stopping the growth of tumors. It blocks cell mutations which foreshadow cancer. Lowers the risk of cancer, primarily cancer of the colon, esophagus, larynx, lung, prostate, oral cavity, pharynx and stomach. Prescription for Dietary Wellness, pg. 59.
Citrus Bioflavonoids: Natural Vitamin C.
Natural Pineapple & Vanilla Flavor: Pure natural flavor, no alcohol...