Historically, cranberry fruits and leaves were used to support a healthy prostate, beneficial intestinal flora, blood sugar levels, liver and kidney function.
More recently, cranberry has been used as a traditional folk remedy to support a healthy urinary tract. Cranberry has also been linked to supporting a healthy viral and bacterial response. Additionally, cranberry has been shown to support healthy gums and teeth by possibly inhibiting matrix metalloproteinases (MMP) production and activity.
Traditionally used by Native Americans for foods, fabric dyes and medicine; cranberry became a popular crop harvested by early settlers when they discovered its unique uses.
When Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the first national Thanksgiving in 1863, it became the iconic holiday food North Americans know today. Modern studies have shown cranberry may be an effective alternative to antibiotics for those who have built up a resistance. A study conducted on antibiotic-resistant patients in 2014, showed cranberry may have supported significant improvements and symptom relief without recurrence for more than a year.
Some possible health benefits and traditional uses of Raw Organic Freeze Dried Cranberry Powder may include:
May support memory & mental acuity
May help to support healthy kidney function
Supporting healthy blood pressure levels
May support healthy intestinal flora growth
A source of antioxidants
May help support a healthy prostate
Possibly having diuretic properties
May support healthy bowels
May support a healthy inflammation response
May support the body's ability to protect against infection
A source of Resveratrol
May help support a healthy bladder
May help to support the healing of ulcers in the gastrointestinal tract
May support healthy circulation
Containing compounds that studies have shown may possess anti-asthmatic properties
May help to support healthy teeth & gums
Combating urinary tract infection
May support digestive health
Constituents of Cranberries include:
Minerals: Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Zinc, Copper, Manganese, Selenium
Vitamins: Vitamin C, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, Vitamin B-6, Folate, Choline, Betaine, Vitamin A (RAE), Beta carotene, Vitamin A (IU), Lutein & Zeaxanthin, Vitamin E, Gamma Tocopherol, Vitamin K
Amino Acids: Tryptophan, Threonine, Isoleucine, Leucine,. Lysine, Methionine, Cystine, Phenylalanine, Tyrosine, Valine, Arginine, Histidine, Alanine, Aspartic Acid, Glutamic Acid, Proline, Serine
Anthocyanidins: Petunidin, Delphinidin, Malvidin, Peonidin, Cyanidin
Flavan-3-ols: Catechin, Epigallocatechin, Epicatechin, Gallocatechin
Flavonols:> Kaempferol, Myricetin, Quercetin
Proanthocyanidins: Proanthocyanidin Monomers, Proanthocyanidin Dimers, Proanthocyanidin Trimers, Proanthocyanidin 4-6mers, Proanthocyanidin 7-10mers, Proanthocyanidin (>10mers)
Suggested Use: Mix 1 tablespoon with juice, yogurt, or add to your favorite smoothie.
Tincture - This method takes 15 to 30 days depending. You will need 3 items (mason jar with cover, the herb/herbs of your choice, liquid for extracting). The extracting liquid can be alcohol, alcohol/ water combo, vinegar or vegetable glycerin. Take the product and fill the jar ¾ full, add the liquid of your choice and close the jar. Then, shake the jar so everything is well mixed and everyday shake the jar 5 minutes at a time, several times daily. After 15 to 30 days strain and bottle in dark glass amber jars. The time frame depends on the liquid you use to do the extracting.
Miscellaneous facts about our raw, organic freeze-dried Cranberry Powder
Certifications: USDA Certified Organic.
Ingredients: Organic Freeze Dried Cranberry Fruit and 3% silicon dioxide.*
Parts Used: Whole, Cranberry.
Botanical Name: Vaccinium macrocarpon.
Other Names: Craneberry, mossberry, ibimi, fenberry, bog cranberry, bearberries, sassamanash, American cranberry, sasemineash, large cranberry, Bogberry
Origin: Grown and freeze-dried in USA. Packaged with care in Florida, USA.
*This product contains a small amount of silicon dioxide, which acts as a drying agent and is necessary to keep this powder from clumping into hard chunks or one solid brick. Learn more about Silicon Dioxide, and why it is important.>
How to Maintain Optimum Freshness
Our raw, organic freeze-dried Cranberry 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 raw freeze dried Cranberry Powder in a cool, dark, dry place.
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