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Wheat Grass

Wheatgrass is a potent source of a number of vital nutrients your body can’t do without. Dozens of studies on wheatgrass — and also its individual antioxidants and nutrients — show that its health benefits include:

Wheatgrass Nutrients:

Vitamins in Wheatgrass Include:
• Biotin, • Carbates, • Choline, • Folic Acid, • Niacin, • Pantothenic Acid, • Pyroxidine
• Riboflavin, • Thiamine, • Vitamin A, • Vitamin B1, • Vitamin B2, • Vitamin B3,
• Vitamin B5, • Vitamin B6, • Vitamin B12, • Vitamin C, • Vitamin E, • Vitamin K

Minerals in Wheatgrass Include:
• Calcium, • Cobalt, • Copper, • Iodine, • Iron, • Magnesium, • Manganese,
• Phosphorus, • Potassium, • Selenium, • Sodium, • Sulfur, • Zinc,
• And over 70 other trace minerals

Enzymes in Wheatgrass Include:
Wheatgrass contains about 30 beneficial enzymes. Enzymes improve overall healthy functions of your body.

These enzymes are extremely beneficial in many different ways.
Benefits of Enzymes Include:
• They improve digestion
• They purify blood
• They help with utilizing body fat for increased energy
• They help combat colon problems

Amino Acids in Wheatgrass Include:
• Alanine, • Amide, • Arginine, • Aspartic Acid, • Cystine 8, • Glutamic Acid,
• Glycine, • Histidine, • Isoleucine, • Leucine, • Lysine, • Methionine, • Phenylalanine,

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Benefits of Wheatgrass

Boosting Nutrient Absorption

Wheatgrass provides vital alkalizing benefits for the body, along with increasing absorption of nutrients like electrolytes, vitamin C and vitamin E. If you want to prevent cancer and other chronic diseases from flourishing in your body as you get older, creating an alkaline environment is essential.

Acidosis (high levels of acid resulting from low alkalinity) is an all-too-common problem today, due to toxicity from the environment along with eating highly processed foods. Cancers and other diseases flourish in acidic environments, but cease to exist in alkaline ones.

What gives wheatgrass the ability to prevent acidosis? Chlorophyll is primarily responsible. Chlorophyll has been shown to help naturally balance the body’s pH level and protect cells.

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Wheat Grass Can be found in Bee Nut Buddies Aller-GEZ

 

Lowering Free Radical Damage

Wheatgrass benefits including having strong antioxidant capabilities and can also lower oxidation/free radical damage that causes aging and contribute to disease formation. Studies have found that wheatgrass can significantly inhibit lipid peroxidation in the liver and protect mitochondria within cells. This is tied to reduced inflammation levels and lower risk for diseases like cancer, liver disease and heart disease.

Raising Immunity & Cancer Protection

Studies have found that wheatgrass demonstrates anti-cancer potential, and that it seems to do so through the mechanism of inducing apoptosis (self-destruction of cancerous cells). According to research done by the Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care Unit in Israel, wheatgrass can be effectively used in holistic cancer treatment programs and also for cancer prevention. Its benefits for overall immune function include regulating immunological activity and fighting oxidative stress that contributes to cell mutations.

Research shows that wheatgrass can also help attenuate chemotherapy-related side effects such as fatigue, malabsorption and deficiencies. Other than helping to prevent and treat cancer, clinical trials show that wheatgrass may induce synergistic benefits to those with other immune-related conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, hematological diseases, diabetes and obesity.

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Wheat Grass Can Be found in Bee Nut Buddies Per Paw Diem

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