Monthly Archives - February 2024

Yacon and Yacon Syrup: A Natural Low Calorie Sweetener

Yacon syrup is extracted from the roots of the yacon plant. It is a sweet tasting syrup which is similar to molasses. The active ingredients, mainly fructooligosaccharides FOS, have beneficial functions such as feeding the friendly bacteria in your gut as well as other metabolic benefits.Yacon syrup may have weight loss effects due to its low-calorie count and its benefit of suppressing appetite.However, yacon...

Colloidal Silver: A Broad-Spectrum Antibiotic

If you’ve spent any time browsing the internet for “alternative health” treatments or even just walking the aisles at your local health food store chances are pretty good you’ve come across bottles of colloidal silver. Maybe you’ve even used it personally or know someone who has. You’ve probably even started to notice it's being added to all kinds of consumer products - household...

Anthocyanins: Antho…What?

There is a growing trend of people who are trying to live a healthier life. While exercise is important, some would argue that eating a balanced diet is the most important aspect of being healthier. You keep hearing all about how your plate should be colorful, as this ensures that you are getting the broadest range of vitamins and...