Friday, 13 December 2013

OSTEMATRIX



Shaklee Difference:
The only calcium with the most balanced that ensures 99% absorption rate. Unique formula, made of natural mineral and mineral salt which is rich in the Dead Sea, contains calcium, magnesium, phosphorus and vitamin D, zinc, copper, manganese and boron. These nutrients need to be consumed together for absorption of the body and prevent the formation of sediment of some minerals. Studies have proven that supplementation of calcium will increase elderly women’s bone density effectively.

Key Benefits:
Ø  Strengthen bones – Calcium prevents osteoporosis, strengthen nails, skeleton, teeth, muscles, nerve system. It also treats fractured bones, osteomalacia (adult rickets), brittle nails, eczema, convulsion/spasm, bleeding gum and stimulates the thickening of blood.
Ø  Improve numbness and cramps – Consuming 600mg of calcium before bed will improve numbness, cramps, join pain and arthritis.
Ø  Eases stress – It balances blood pressure; maintains regular heart beat, nerve impulses, calms nerve; promotes good night sleep; improves palpitation, nervousness, neightmares and stress. Also improves depression, mood swing, headache, dizziness.
Ø  Improves menstrual problems – Studies have shown that consuming of 1,000 mg of calcium and magnesium simultaneously alleviates menstrual and aids in urination.
Ø  Alkalisation of body – Calcium is an alkaline mineral, therefore it is effective in maintaining the balance of pH in our body. It prevents obesity during middle age. Additionally, calcium helps cells to absorb nutrient and stimulates detoxification.
Ø  Improves stomach hyperacidity and gastric pain
Ø  Vitamin D: Names as vitamin D in 1916 when it was discovered that it could treat rickets. It increases the absorption of calcium and phosphorus in order to increase bone density, strengthen skeleton, improves periodontal disease. Vegetarians, those lack of exposure to sun during summer or hot day, over age of 55, pregnant woman and children should take vitamin D supplement.
Ø  Magnesium: This is the no. 2 crucial positive ion of our body. It promotes composition of bone and cartilage. Helps in nerve system, activates enzymes in our body to produce energy, the contraction of nerve and muscles, stabilise irregular heart beat of heart patients, facilitates the smooth excretion of waste from stomach and intestines; prevents calcium sedimentation of calcium; dissolves and reduces the formation of kidney gallstone or gallstone. It is also important for those with glucose fluctuation problem.
Ø  Zinc, boron, manganese, copper: Maintains healthy skeletal metabolism and muscle grow, composing enzymes needed for bones, repair cartilage, prevent arthritis.

How to choose for premium calcium:
v  Choose those with vitamin D and magnesium
v  Do not pick those made of bone meal and dolomite for possible lead content.
v  Avoid chelated minerals as such chemistry process will cause the body to absorb polluted heavy metal and toxin in the course of absorbing minerals.

Recommendations:
For health maintenance: 2 times daily, 2 tablets each time (after meal)
For menstrual problems, pregnancy, stress, cramps and numbness: 2 times daily, 3 tablets each time
For fractured bones, osteoporosis: 3 times daily, 4 tablets each time



Friday, 1 November 2013

GLA COMPLEX




Shaklee Difference:
Most GLA (gama-linolenic acid) available in the market is produced from Evening Primrose Oil (EPO), whereas Shaklee’s GLA is extracted from Borage which contains more than 2 times of GLA in EPO. Borage is 3 times more bioavailability and 3 times more effective than EPO. Shaklee extracts GLA from borage which is planted organically in the district of Saskatchewan.
Each capsule contains more than 300mg GLA which is the best source of Omege-6. It is combined with sunflower oil and vitamin E to increase its potency and stability. The freshness and potency are protected by ShakleeGuard, a patented natural anti-oxidant. Its bioavailability is clinically proven whereby it can be absorb and blend into cells and tissue.
Key Benefits:
Ø  A Trusted Traditional Herbs – Borage is the favourite herbs of Westerner. It treats ulcer, removes virus, alleviates fatigue, clears phlegm, relieves nerve numbness and increase body stamina.
Ø  Regulate Oestrogen and Testosterone – GLA forms prostaglandins to regulate hormones in men and women, improves PMS symptoms such as pains, aches, acne, mood swing, water retention and tender breasts.
Ø  Delay Menopause – Improves menopause conditions such as hot flashes, insomnia, indigestion, depression. Long term consumption will delay ageing, tighten and tone uterus wall to attain youthful skin.
Ø  Improves Prostatomegaly – GLA improves men’s prostate and frequent urination problems.
Ø  Fights Cancer – GLA is an anti-oxidant that increase body’s immune system, prevents the growing of tumour and cancer cells.
Ø  Improves Skin Inflammation – It reduces skin inflammation, eczema, allergies, itchiness, dry-skin, improves age spot, tinea, ringworm. It also relieves pains and swelling arised from minor rheumatism, arthritis.
Ø  Prevents Diabetes Complications – Lower blood sugar, effective for diabetes during pregnancy and old age. Relieves numbness and aches caused by high blood sugar.
Ø  Slimming and Prevents Weight Gain – Lower LDL cholesterol, effectively prevents overweight, tone skin and muscles gradually for ladies to attain curvy figure, prevents weight gain. Take on empty stomach to suppress hyperacidity.
Ø  Prevents High Blood Pressure – Prevents blood clot, stimulates blood circulation, expansion of blood vessel, improves high blood pressure, prevents heart problems such as arteriosclerosis and myocardial infarction.
Ø  Improves Hair Texture – Improves dry hair and hair loss conditions.
Ø  Hyperactive and Autism (ADD/ADHD) – Clinically proven that GLA and fish oil improve children with autism, difficulty to study and hyperactive.
GLA Is Not Only For Women
A lot of people have the misconception that GLA is only for women. In actual fact, GLA supplements linoleic acid which same as essential amino acids cannot be manufactured by human body, thus need to obtain from food intake. It is important for children (cut open the soft gel to empty the liquid and mix with any food)., growing teens, adult and even after menopause and andropause (male menopause).

LECITHIN




Shaklee Difference:
Extracted from non-GMO organic soybean, each capsule contains 530mg soy lecithin including 80mg of choline and 48mg of inositol. Lecithin secreted by the body will produce acetyl-choline, inositol, phosphorus and unsaturated fatty acid. 





Key Benefits:
Ø  Absorbs Fat-soluble Vitamins – Aids our body in absorbing fat-soluble vitamin A, D, E and K.
Ø  Protects Liver – Prevents deposit of fats in liver, cirrhosis of the liver and fatty liver. Also helps in restoring liver health.
Ø  Breakdowns Fats and Cholesterol – Lecithin is like the “cleaner” of blood vessel, additional consumption helps in emulsifying and metabolizing fat, cholesterol and triglycerides in the body.
Ø  Slimming – Prevent obesity. Consume in large quantity to accelerate the burning of fat for a balanced slimming effect.
Ø  Beautify Muscles and Skin – Forms cell membranes keep skin moisturized and subtle for beautiful skin, activates cell metabolism and delay ageing.
Ø  Improves allergies – Prevents blood platelet activating substance from coiling the tissues in blood vessel, thus improving allergies such as skin disease-dermatitis, hay fever.
Ø  Prevents Gallstones – 90% of gallstones were formed by cholesterol, lecithin emulsify the excess cholesterol to prevent the formation of gallstones.
Ø  Improves Memory and Eases Stress – Contains choline which develops transmitter for cranial nerve to increase learning power, improve memory, prevent Alzheimer and ease stress. Pregnant ladies should take adequate amount of lecithin for foetus to grow healthy cells.
Ø  Prevents High Blood Pressure – Improves high blood pressure by preventing arteriosclerosis and promoting blood circulation.
Ø  Improves Men’s Prostate – Studies have proven that men’s prostate and urethra problems can be improved by consuming large quality of lecithin.
Ø  Eases Constipation – Lecithin is the most effective stool softener, it moisturize the colon and disintegrate toxins in colon.

Recommendations:
For health maintenance: 2 times daily, 3 capsules each time (before or after mean)
For sliming, high blood pressure, breakdown fat: 2-3 times daily, 6 capsules each time (before or after meal)

OMEGA GUARD



Shaklee Difference:
Shaklee Omega Guard is extracted from cold water deep sea fish (sardines, mackerel, herring, anchovies) along the coast of Japan, not from fish liver oil (excessive intake of fish liver oil will cause toxic), Shaklee fish oil is 3 times more density than cod liver oil, it is the source of the most natural healthy EPA, DHA, ALA. Comparing with Omega-3 products in the market, Shaklee’s Omega Guard contains all 7 types of Omega-3, with the highest proportion in DHA. One serving of omega guard provides 905mg of EPA and DHA omega 3 fatty acids.
Most manufacturers use high pressure distillation method to extract fish oil, however this method not only destroy some of the nutrient, it is also not able to filter heavy metal content. Shaklee employ ultrapure pharmaceutical grade latest technology – triple molecule filtration and low pressure distillation process to extract the purest and most natural Omega-3 fish oil, any contaminants which include lead, mercury, arsenic, cadmium, dioxins and PCDs are removed.
Key Benefits:
Ø  Essential fatty acides – Omega-3 is essential fatty acid which cannot be produced by our body, therefore we must take from food. Plant base Omega-3 cannot be converted into EPA and DHA effectively by our body. Omega-3 helps the secretion of prostaglandin more effectively in preventing prostatomegaly and urination problems arising from andrepause. It also balances the changes in women’s hormones concentration that cause PMS, for smooth and ruddy skin complexion.
Ø  Prevents bloods vessel disease and stroke – DHA and EPA can resist thrombosis, lower high blood pressure and blood concentration, loosen and smooth blood vessel, silky smooth blood circulation, therefore it is effective to improve high blood pressure and stiff neck or headache. It also lower cholesterol, suppresses harmful blood clot in the body, lower triglycerides and LDL cholesterol, control obesity conditions and prevents arteriosclerosis, myocardial infarction, heart disease and stroke.
Ø  Helps the development of foetus brain and improves memory – DHA is the main nutrient for brain it is crucial in the last 3 months development of foetus brain, nervous system and retina. Breast milk contain generous amount of DHA. DHA improves memory and learning ability, prevents Alzheimer’s disease, improves vision, hearing sense and prevents migraine.
Ø  Enhances immune system and nourishes lungs – Regulates immune system, for instance, improves skin allergies, psoriasis, hay fever, bronchitis, asthma, hepatitis, lupus erythematosus and kidney disease.
Ø  Resists cancer – Studies have shown that Omega-3 can prevent cancer of lung, breast, prostate, colon. Additionally, it improve enterogastritis, stimulates post surgery liver and pancreas functions of cancer patients
Ø  Improves arthritis – Fatty acids in Omega-3 dissolve into cartilage tissue, this is to prevent the destruction of enzymes that form cartilage tissue. It prevents and improves arthritis, join pains, gout effectively.
Ø   Improves insomnia and stress – It has been proven that EPA and DHA has the ability to stabilise emotions and improves mental health, which include depression, stress, anxiety, neurasthenia, insomnia, autism, hyperactivity of children and schizophrenia.
American Public Health Association recommends eating at least the size of a deck of poker cards of deep sea water fish twice a week which contain unsaturated fatty acid Omega-3. This helps to reduce heart disease by 44%

Why cold water sea fish?
 In the 1970s, a Nobel Prize Winner American scientist discovered a secret: Eskimos living in different environment did have different health conditions.
Eskimos living in Greenland of Denmark catch fish for a living: coronary heart disease is almost none, no asthma, psoriasis, high blood pressure, diabetes. However, Eskimos living North America are hunters and meat are their main food; the high cholesterol diet has caused a lot of coronary heart disease.
Further research discovered the truth about cold water fish: Sea water fish highly contain unsaturated fatty acids i.e. EPA and DHA that can lower blood fats, suppress the accumulation of blood platelet and delay the formation of thrombus, treat asthma and skin allergies effectively.
Burping fishy smell?
 Small number of people will burp with fishy smell after taking fish oil, recommend to consume the fish oil before meal or on empty stomach.
Who should not take fish oil?
Fish oil lubricates the blood vessel which will thin the blood for smooth blood flow and delay the thickening of food. Therefore, patients going for surgery and pregnant women going to labour are not recommended to consume fish oil.
Recommendations:
 For health maintenance: 2 times a day, 2 to 4 capsule each time (before or after meal)
For bone ache, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, insomnia: 2 times a day, 2 capsules each time