April 10, 2012
Remember when you were young and were constantly urged to eat
plenty of fruits and vegetables? This sage advice is sound for
anyone--young or old.
Fruits and vegetables provide essential nutrients, and they are
low in fat. Fruits contain high amounts of fiber, water and vitamin
C; nutrition found in vegetables is considerable, with vitamins A,
K and B6, provitamins, dietary minerals and carbohydrates. The USDA
Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends consuming three to five
servings of vegetables and two cups of fruit daily.
Fruits and vegetables also contain antioxidants. Berries,
grapes, oranges, plums and kiwi, among others, are sources, as is
red cabbage, pepper and spinach. But nothing comes close to
In order to neutralize the number of free radicals Protandim can
neutralize each day, one would need to eat 375 oranges and 120
vitamin C tablets. Protandim induces the cells to produce enzymes
that can eliminate 1 million free radicals per second. Protandim
has been clinically proven to reduce oxidative stress by an average
of 40 percent in 30 days.
So keep eating your fruits and vegetables for the many nutrients
they provide. But to boost your antioxidants, take Protandim every
April 6, 2012
something to sip on: of all of Protandim's five ingredients, green
tea is probably the most studied and most highly regarded.
Green tea has been an important part of Asian and Middle Eastern
cultures for 4,000 years. Numerous varieties of green tea have been
created, and the tea has only recently become popular in Western
Over the past decade, scientists and researchers have studied
and tested this long-consumed beverage, produced from the Camellia
sinensis leaves of China. These studies, conducted in university
labs across the world, have examined green tea's role in lowering
cholesterol, burning fat and fending off dementia, among other
Many health professionals agree that green tea has critical
antioxidants that assist in maintaining sound health.
Recent studies also suggest, but not prove, that green tea may
reduce the risks of developing cancers such as breast, stomach,
prostate, pancreatic and colorectal cancer. Physicians do urge,
however, that green tea not be consumed as a drug but instead to
complement the diet.
Protandim includes green tea extract containing 98 percent
polyphenols. Though green tea does have caffeine, Protandim
contains less than 4 milligrams of caffeine, less than your typical