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Raw Organic Milk Thistle Seed Powder is probably the single best thing you can take for healing, cleansing and detoxifying your liver. Traditionally it has been used as a natural remedy for problems including cirrhosis, jaundice, hepatitis and gallbladder disorders. Silymarin is the main active ingredient in milk thistle which acts as both an anti inflammatory and antioxidant. However, it is preferential to use milk thistle seed rather than a silymarin extract as the whole herb often has a more balanced effect.

Medical research does suggest that milk thistle, combined with traditional treatment, can improve diabetes. Studies have shown a decrease in blood sugar levels and an improvement in cholesterol in people with type 2 diabetes. By lowering LDL (bad) cholesterol levels, milk thistle may support a healthy heart. Researchers also have found that milk thistle improved insulin resistance, a key characteristic of type 2 diabetes. Diabetes is a serious condition. Talk to your doctor before taking any supplements as they may interfere with your medication.

Some possible benefits of our Raw Organic Milk Thistle Seed Powder may include:

● Benefiting the nervous system
● Providing heart benefits by supporting healthy cholesterol levels
● Protecting pancreas against alcohol damage
● Possibly protecting against UVB rays
● Preventing LDL oxidation
● Cleansing & detoxifying the liver
● Having anti-inflammatory properties
● Beneficial for diabetic ulcers
● Having hepaprotective qualities
● Protecting against skin cancer
● Improving Adrenal function
● Protecting against atherosclerosis
● Acting as a powerful antioxidant in liver tissues
● Regenerating liver cells
● Cleansing the Gallbladder
● Inhibiting colon, tongue, & prostate, cancer cell proliferation
● Effectively combating alcoholic cirrhosis
● Valuable in postoperative liver repair
● Reducing inflammation
● Synergistically working with vitamin E as a liver free radical scavenger
● May be used safely in chronic liver disease
● Antioxidant properties
● Immunostimulating properties
● Improving insulin resistance

Suggested Use: Mix 1 teaspoons 3 times daily with juice, yogurt or add to your favorite smoothie.

Botanical Name: Silybum marianum

Other Names: Holy Thistle, Lady's Thistle, Marian Thistle, Silymarin, Mediterranean Thistle, blessed milk thistle, Mary Thistle, Saint Mary's Thistle, Mediterranean Milk Thistle, Variegated Thistle, and Scotch Thistle

Ingredients: Raw Organic Milk Thistle Seed Powder.

Origin: Croatia - Certified Organic

Z Natural Foods strives to offer the highest quality organically grown, raw, vegan, gluten free, non-GMO products available and exclusively uses low temperature drying techniques to preserve all the vital enzymes and nutrients. Our raw Milk Thistle Seed powder is certified organic and passes our strict quality assurance which includes testing for botanical identity, heavy metals, chemicals and microbiological contaminants. ZNaturalFoods.com offers Organic Milk Thistle Seed powder packaged in airtight stand-up, resealable foil pouches for optimum freshness. Once opened, just push the air out of the pouch before resealing it in order to preserve maximum potency. Keep your Organic Milk Thistle Seed powder in a cool, dark, dry place.

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