Add A Scoop Immune Support Blend
by Smoothie Essentials
GMO Free – Gluten Free
Add a Scoop Immune Support Blend is an excellent source of Vitamin C and factor in the maintenance of good health.
Kosher – Halal – Vegan
What is Immune Support?
Many plants produce substances that are useful to the maintenance of
health in humans. Since prehistoric times, people have used various
indigenous plants for treatment of sundry ailments. In recorded history,
the study of herbs dates back beyond 5,000 years. The uses of plants
for medicine and related purposes changed little in early medieval
Europe. The monasteries tended to become local centers of medical
knowledge, and folk medicine derived from the gardens of the homes and
villages provided for simple treatment of common disorders. Most modern
herbalists agree that pharmaceuticals are more effective in emergency
situations where time is of the essence.
The benefit of the Smoothie Essentials Immune Support Blend goes hand
in hand with the results of a survey released in May 2004 by the
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine which states
that 19% of the adults interviewed include herbs, botanicals and enzymes
among their personal choices of home remedies.
A healthy immune system is a cornerstone to an active healthy life.
Among the many natural remedies for keeping the immune system strong,
Smoothie Essentials Immune Support Blend combines herbs like Echinacea
and Goldenseal. These herbs, plus a regular intake of adequate vitamin
C, will help keep your immune system in good shape.
Featured Immune Support Ingredients
Goldenseal was first used by Native American tribes. The active
ingredients in goldenseal are alkaloids, berberine and hydratine. These
compounds work with the body’s natural immune defenses to provide a
healthy immune system.
comes from a plant also known as “coneflower” that many of us grow as
an ornamental in our gardens. Echinacea is thought to work to support
the immune system by encouraging normal white blood cell production. A
healthy immune system with strong white blood cells is needed for our
bodies to combat the many germs and viruses that we come across in
Beta-glucan is notable for its ability to modulate the immune system.
It is derived from the cell wall of baker’s yeast, oat and barley
fiber, and many medicinal mushrooms such as the Japanese “King of
Mushrooms,” the Maitake.