Bromelain is a mixture of enzymes derived from the stem and fruit of pineapple plants, and is best known as a digestive aid used to treat various ailments. It is also beneficial in reducing inflammation caused by infection and trauma. In addition, Bromelain stimulates the body to produce chemicals that combat pain and swelling.
Quercetin is a flavonoid, which means it's a plant pigment used for its chemical reactions. Flavonoids have been found to have an anti-inflammatory effect that may help manage chronic inflammatory conditions such as allergies and asthma.
It is also a nutraceutical. A nutraceutical is a substance found in some foods that have medical benefits and health-giving additives that can help prevent or treat a disease.
With all of the focus on viruses and viral infections since early 2019, we wanted to create a supplement (and protocol) that helps to boost the immune system, especially during the long, cold winter months. The Immune Support formula is designed to help support immune function.
Our newest supplement, Neuro Calm, is now available for purchase on our website. To narrow it down to one sentence....Neuro Calm has been specifically designed to temporarily promote relaxation, support cognitive health and/or brain function, aid in energy metabolism and in tissue formation.
You’d be hard-pressed to find any medical professional who would deny that there’s a connection between your brain and gut. In fact, the growing body of research validating this link only proves that they’re connected in more ways than we could have possibly realized.
In an age of health hyper-awareness, society is coming round to the notion of natural interventions to prime our immune system. The past year has brought attention to our vulnerabilities and reminded us of the hidden invaders that can occupy our bodies seemingly undetected.
These self-care tips are highly recommended leading up to and during the winter season to ensure that your immune strength is fit to fight whatever comes at it this year. When your mind and body are both in peak health and the connection between the two is strong, the common cold won’t take you down.
The immune system is a rapidly evolving system in the body that changes frequently. As we continue to understand more of what improves our immune system, here are 3 techniques with relatively new science to back up their efficacy and show promise for improving the overall strength of our immune systems.
Magnesium plays an important role in managing vitamin D activity/function and helps to maintain calcium balance. Magnesium’s presence is necessary for the function of enzymes that activate vitamin D in the liver and kidneys, as well as the enzymes responsible for carrying it in the blood.
The term ‘Trigger Point’ (TrP) may mean different things to different doctors, pain practitioners and patients. I am going to use the term in its true form, albeit with my own thoughts on the mechanism’s fine print.