Organic Beet Root Powder
Potent Nutritional Support
The beet is a vegetable the root of which is loaded with nutrition. Beets come is different shapes. . . . elongated roots like carrots, round like balls, etc.. The globular red beet we now eat is a more recent development of selective breeding. Organic beet powder provides a wide range of nutrients. One significant phytochemical is betaine. This plant chemical helps the liver and kidneys recycle the amino acid methionine to maintain the body's stores of s-adenosyl-methionine, more commonly known as SAM-e. Betaine also helps the liver process fat. This prevents the accumulation of fatty tissues in the liver, especially in heavy drinkers, and it also prevents excessive triglycerides and LDL cholesterol in the blood. Other antioxidants in beet root prevent the oxidation of LDL into forms that can become plaques.
Beet root powder may also be helpful as a food choice for people with the rare disease cystathionine beta-synthase deficiency. Organic beet root powder assists in lowering homocysteine levels. Beet root powder provides a broad range of nutrients.
One or two teaspoons added to water or juice, 2-4 times daily. One teaspoon of powder provides the nutrition of one beet. May be taken directly, blended into a smoothie or drink, or sprinkled on food.