Category: Hiatal Hernia

Slippery Elm : soothing for stomach – intestines – and bowels

Slippery Elm : soothing for stomach – intestines – and bowels

Description:
Benefits:
• Supports healthy digestion.
• Soothes the digestive tract.
• Helps maintain normal elimination.
• Absorbs toxins from the bowel.

Slippery Elm [Digestive, Intestinal] is also known by the names Red Elm, Moose Elm and Indian Elm. It may help to relieve occasional digestive discomfort and provides mucilage, which may soothe the throat and digestive tract.

Mucilage is an easily digestible long chain of sugars (polysaccharides) that make a slippery substance when combined with water. Historically, early American settlers used slippery elm as a survival food; George Washington and his troops survived for several days on slippery elm gruel during the bitter winter at Valley Forge.

It may also be used externally as a poultice for the skin.

Adults: Take 2 capsules with a meal twice daily.
Each capsule contains 360 mg slippery elm. Stock 670-7. 100 capsules per bottle.

Papaya Mint Chewables : Indigestion

Papaya Mint Chewables : Indigestion

Description:
Benefits:

• Helps enhance the digestion of proteins.

• Encourages the production of digestive fluids.

• Sweetens the breath.

HOW IT WORKS

Papaya is the only known food to contain papain, a powerful enzyme that helps break down protein. For centuries people have tenderized meats by wrapping them in the leaves of the papaya tree prior to cooking.

Within the body, papain is also able to act on other compounds such as carbohydrates and fats, making it a good all-around supplement for improved digestion.

Peppermint oil has been used from time immemorial as a culinary herb to enhance the digestive functions of the body.

Mint is known to freshen the breath, and it helps the utility of the digestive system. Together, papaya and peppermint make an ideal combination.

NSP ADVANTAGE

Nature’s Sunshine insists on obtaining the highest quality from nature’s bounty for a safe, effective, delicious breath mint rather than risk the unknown effects of breath mints that contain artificial coloring, flavors and preservatives.

Papaya Mint is a proprietary blend of papaya fruit, peppermint leaf and peppermint oil.

RECOMMENDED DOSAGE:

Chew two tablets with a meal three times daily. May also be used as a between-meal breath freshener.

INGREDIENTS:

70 tablets per bottle
Amount per 2 Tablets: Proprietary blend 715 mg*: Papaya Fruit (Carica papaya), Peppermint Leaf (Mentha piperita), Peppermint Oil (Mentha piperita)

*Daily Value not established

Other Ingredients: Sorbitol, fructose, stearic acid, and silica gel.

Intestinal Soothe and Build – gastrointestinal tract

Intestinal Soothe and Build – gastrointestinal tract

Description:
A formula designed to provide nutrients the lower bowel needs to function properly. The lower bowel contains millions of bacteria to help the body process nutrients. Improperly digested or slow moving food may allow abnormal proliferation of bacteria that normally are small in number. Some kinds of bacteria are able to produce powerful acids or alkalies which normally are not harmful if held in check by friendly body bacteria.

This formula contains botanicals historically used to aid in the digestive process. CONTAINS: slippery elm bark- marshmallow root- plantain herb- chamomile flowers- rose hips- bugleweed herb.
Stock No 1105-8. 100 capsules per bottle.

Aloe Vera Juice 32 fl. oz.

Aloe Vera Juice 32 fl. oz.

Description:
Aloe vera is a healing plant used to treat sunburns- minor burns- scrapes- ulcers- arthritis and constipation.

Aloe vera has healing- soothing and cleansing properties making it an ideal addition to any medicine cabinet.

Aloe Vera Juice and Aloe Vera Whole Leaf Concentrate soothe the intestinal system. Aloe Vera provides anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving substances that are especially beneficial for treating the gastrointestinal tract and skin problems.

Aloe Vera Juice and Aloe Vera Whole Leaf Concentrate may be used internally or externally- utilizing the plants unique healing properties. Aloe vera supplies the body with vitamins- minerals and 18 amino acids. Aloe vera contains vitamins B1- B2- B6 and C- niacinamide- choline and the minerals calcium- iron- lecithin- magnesium- manganese- potassium- sodium and zinc.

Lobelia Essence (2 fl. oz.)

Lobelia Essence (2 fl. oz.)

Description:
Lobelia is a smart balancing herb that has- over time- been recommended for nearly every complaint. Lobelia [Respiratory] herb possesses many properties that make it valuable to the respiratory system. One of its key constituents, lobeline, is thought to act in a way similar to nicotine.

Lobelia Essence contains 44–47 percent alcohol and apple cider vinegar. It can be added to baths or used in external cosmetic preparations.

Adults: Add essence to a bath, relaxing poultices or other external applications.

This formula is also good for kids. Each bottle contains 2 fl oz.