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Wha ti ss pi r ul i na ?

S p i r u l i n a Whati si t ?

S pi r ul i nai sat ypeofbl ue gr e e na l ga et ha ti sr i c hi nvi t a mi ns ,mi ne r a l s ,a mi noa c i dsa ndphyt onut r i e nt s .S pi r ul i nai sanut r i t i ousuni c e l l ul a rbl ue gr e e nmi c r oa l ga et ha tc ont a i nsma ny vi t a mi ns ,mi ne r a l s ,a l lt hee s s e nt i a la mi noa c i dsa ndpowe r f ula nt i oxi da nt s .S pi r ul i nai se xt r e me l ynut r i t i ousa ndoneoft het hemos tnut r i t i ous ,c onc e nt r a t e dna t ur a lwhol e f oods( gr a m pe rgr a m)i nt hewor l d.S PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i nat a bl e t s ' c ons t i t ut i oni sove r60% pr ot e i n,c ont a i ni nga l le s s e nt i a la mi noa c i dsa ndi sr i c hi nvi t a mi ns ,mi ne r a l sa ndphyt onut r i e nt s .S pi r ul i na ha snoha r dc e l lwa l l( noc e l l ul os e ) ,whi c hme a nsi tc a nbedi ge s t e de a s i l ya ndi shi ghl ya s s i mi l a t e d. S PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i naha save r yhi ghphyt onut r i e ntc ont e nt ;i tha s31t i me smor ea nt i oxi da ntpr ope r t i e st ha nbl ue be r r i e sa nd60t i me smor et ha ns pi na c h.Whe nc ompa r e dt oot he r f oodsS PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i naha s :290% mor ec a l c i um t ha nwhol emi l k,830% mor epr ot e i nt ha nt of u,4500% mor ebe t ac a r ot e net ha nc a r r ot s ,8000% mor ei r ont ha ns pi na c h. ( Ba s e donat ypi c a la na l ys i sofours pi r ul i naa ndt hea bovef oods ) .Andt he r ei smor ea nt i oxi da nta nda nt i i nf l a mma t or ya c t i vi t yi n3gofours pi r ul i nat ha ni nf i ves e r vi ngsoff r ui t sa nd ve ge t a bl e s .

V i t a m i n s S pi r ul i nac ont a i nsBe t ac a r ot e ne( a bove )whi c hc a nbe c onve r t e dt ovi t a mi nA.Vi t a mi nAi sne e de df or nor ma ls ki n,nor ma lvi s i ona ndf ort hei mmunes ys t e m. S pi r ul i nac ont a i nsvi t a mi nB1 2whi c hi sne c e s s a r yf or t henor ma lf unc t i onoft hebr a i na ndne ur ol ogi c a l s ys t e m.

Mi n e r a l s S pi r ul i nac ont a i nsc oppe ra ndc oppe ri sne c e s s a r yf or t henor ma lc ol our a t i onofha i r .S pi r ul i naa l s oc ont a i nt s i r ona ndc hr omi um.I r oni sne e de df orhe a l t hyr e d bl oodc e l l sa ndf orhe a l t hyha i r ,a ndc hr omi um ha s be e ns hownt ohe l pr e gul a t ebl oods uga rl e ve l s .

P h y t o n u t r i e n t s S pi r ul i nac ont a i nsCphyc oc ya ni n( a bove ) ;apowe r f ul a nt i oxi da ntf oundonl yi ns pi r ul i naa ndot he rbl ue gr e e nmi c r oa l ga e .S pi r ul i nac a nhe l pyourbody' s i mmunes ys t e m;t hec a l c i um s pi r ul a n,ac ompoundc ont a i ne di ns pi r ul i na ,ha sbe e nf oundt obeve r ye f f e c t i ve a ga i ns tnume r ousvi r us e s .AJ a pa ne s es t udyf oundt ha t t hos et a ki ngs pi r ul i nas howe das i gni f i c a nti mpr ove me nti ni mmunema r k e r s .

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Q u a l i t ys p i r u l i n a

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S PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i nai spr e mi umqua l i t y s pi r ul i na . S PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i naha sna t ur a l l y mor ev i t a mi nsa ndmi ne r a l st ha nmos tot he r br a ndsofs pi r ul i na . F ormor ei nf or ma t i on pl e a s e : Vi s i tourWe bs i t e

" Spi r ul i nai st hemos tnut r i t i ousnat ur alwhol e f oodknown.That ’ swhys pac eage nc i e sl i keNASAandt heESAar e l ooki ngi nt os pi r ul i naus ef ort he i ras t r onaut s . "

WhyS pi r a l y nes pi r ul i na ?

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S PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i nat abl et snat ur al l yhavehi ghamount sof vi t ami ns ,mi ner al sandphyt onut r i ent s .Bec aus edeeps eami ner alr i c h wat eri sus edi nt hec ul t i vat i onpr oc es sof S PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i nanat ur al l yhasmor e vi t ami ns ,mi ner al sandphyt onut r i ent st han ot hers pi r ul i na. ///////////////////////////////////////////

Eac hs pi r ul i nat abl eti spac k aged i ndi vi dual l yi nbl i s t ert r ayst oens ur e t hatours pi r ul i nai sati t sbes t . S pi r ul i naoxi di s esands l owl yl os ess omeofi t s nut r i t i onalval ueswhenl ef te xpos edt o oxygen.That ’ swhyi t ’ si mpor t antt ohave yours pi r ul i nat abl et si ndi vi dual l ypac k ageds o t hatyouknow youar er ec i evi ngt hef ul l benef i t sofyours pi r ul i nat abl et s .

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Res tas s ur edt hatS PI RAL YNEs pi r ul i na t abl et sar e99. 5% pur epr emi um s pi r ul i na.Ther emai ni ng0. 5% c ons i s t sofaveget abl ebi ndi ngagent .Our s pi r ul i nat abl et sar es ui t abl ef orveget ar i ansand ar ehal al .Wedonotus eanybul ki ngagent sor c el l ul os ec as i ngsf orours pi r ul i nat abl et s .The c el l ul os ec as i ngsar edi f f i c ul tt odi ges t .Our s pi r ul i nat abl et shavenoc el l ul os ewhi c hmeans t heyar edi ges t edeas i l y .

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S p i r u l i n a h e a l t h b e n e f i t s Howdoesi thel p?

S pi r ul i nahe a l t hbe ne f i t s S pi r ul i nai sat ypeofbl ue gr e e na l ga et ha ti sr i c hi nvi t a mi ns ,mi ne r a l s , a mi noa c i dsa ndphyt onut r i e nt s . NoS pi r ul i na

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S pi r ul i nac a nhe l pma i nt a i nagoodl e ve lofpe r s ona lwe l l be i ng;wi t hava r i e t yofpowe r f ula nt i oxi da nt s ,vi t a mi nsa ndmi ne r a l st ha the l pyoua c hi e ve opt i mum nut r i t i ont ok e e pyouf e e l i nggr e a ta ndhe a l t hy .S pi r ul i nac a ne nha nc eyourbody' si mmuni t y .

S pi r ul i nac ont a i nsCphyc oc ya ni n;apowe r f ula nt i oxi da ntf oundonl yi n s pi r ul i naa ndot he rbl ue gr e e nmi c r oa l ga e .Cphyc oc ya ni nha ss i gni f i c a nt i mmunee nha nc i nga nda nt i vi r a lpr ope r t i e s .Re s e a r c honCphyc oc ya ni n s howst ha tCphyc oc ya ni nhe l psi mpr over e s i s t a nc et oi nf e c t i ousdi s e a s e s .

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S pi r ul i nac ont a i nspowe r f ula nt i oxi da nt si nc l udi ng;Cphyc oc ya ni n,c hl or ophyl l ,z e a xa nt hi na ndbe t ac a r ot e ne .Thehuma nbr a i ni suni que l yvul ne r a bl et ooxi da t i vei nj ur y .Ant i oxi da nt sc a ni nhi bi tt heoxi da t i onofmol e c ul e s whi c hc a nc r e a t ef r e er a di c a l s .F r e er a di c a l sc a us eoxi da t i veda ma ge .Ant i oxi da nt sa r ef r e que nt l yus e dt ot r e a tf or msofbr a i ni nj ur y .

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S pi r ul i na ’ sa nt i oxi da ntpr ope r t i e sha vebe e ns hownt opr ot e c ta ga i ns toxi da t i veda ma gef r om e xe r c i s e .As t udy( Ka l a f a t iM,e ta l . )publ i s he dbyt heof f i c i a lj our na loft heAme r i c a nCol l e geofS por t sMe di c i ne ,Me di c i ne&S c i e nc ei nS por t s&Exe r c i s es howe dt ha ts pi r ul i na i nduc e das i gni f i c a nti nc r e a s ei ne xe r c i s epe r f or ma nc ea ndf a toxi da t i on. I nt hes t udy ,ni nemode r a t e l yt r a i ne dma l e st ookpa r ti nadoubl e bl i nd,pl a c e boc ont r ol l e d,c ount e r ba l a nc e ds t udy .Ea c hs ubj e c tr e c e i ve d6gr a msofs pi r ul i naor6gr a mspl a c e bof or4we e ks .Ea c hs ubj e c tr a nonat r e a dmi l la ta ni nt e ns i t yof7075% oft he i rVO2ma x f or2hour sa ndt he na t95% VO2ma xt oe xha us t i on. Ti met oe xha us t i onwa ss i gni f i c a nt l yl onge ra f t e rs pi r ul i nas uppl e me nt a t i on;2. 05mi nut e sa nd2. 7mi nut e swi t hs pi r ul i nas uppl e me nt a t i on( a bove ) .I nge s t i onofs pi r ul i nai nc r e a s e df a toxi da t i onr a t eby1 0. 9% dur i ngt he2hourr unc ompa r e dwi t ht hepl a c e bot r i a l( l e f t ) . Thea nt i oxi da ntpr ope r t i e sofs pi r ul i nama yha ver e s ul t e di ni nc r e a s e df a toxi da t i on,whi c ht he nma yha ver e s ul t e di na ni nc r e a s e de xe r c i s epe r f or ma nc e .

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E n v i r o n m e n t a l l yF r i e n d l y Whati si t ?

Re c y c l e dwa t e r Thewa t e rus e di nt hec ul t i va t i onpr oc e s sof ours pi r ul i nade e ps e ami ne r a lr i c hwa t e ri ti s l a t e rr e c yc l e d.

Nona r a bl el a nd Noa r a bl el a ndi sus e di nt hec ul t i va t i onofours pi r ul i na .L e a vi ng goods oi lt obeus e df orf a r mi ng.

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