Shuddha Guggulu is an herb that grows as a small shrub in Asia, and the sap of the plant is dried and made into a powder that has many healing qualities. This wonderful herb has been used in Ayurvedic Medicine for almost 2,000 years with great success.
Guggulu is a powerful antioxidant working to protect your body from the ravages of free radicals thus helping to prevent disease and premature aging.
Guggulu also lowers cholesterol and studies from Baylor College of Medicine and the Texas South Western Medical Center show that Guggulu really does work to lower cholesterol in amazing ways, lowering LDL or bad cholesterol (Lowering Bad Cholesterol by up to 26 percent) and raising HDL or good cholesterol (raising HDL cholesterol by up to 15%)… and it also lowers triglycerides too! (Lowering triglycerides by almost 30 percent)
Studies done at the University of South Carolina shows that Guggulu also helps with arthritis thus easing joint pain, it’s a powerful analgesic, and Guggulu lowers C-Reactive proteins thus helping to rid your life of chronic inflammation.
Guggulu also boosts your immune system thus helping to keep away colds, flues, and even cancer. Guggulu also lowers blood sugar levels thus helping to prevent diabetes.
Guggulu helps you to lose weight by boosting your metabolism… and prevents the build up of plaques in your arteries thus preventing heart attacks, heart disease, blood clots, and stokes.
There are components in Guggulu that also help with acne getting rid of redness and swelling, also works well for boils and other skin rashes. And it also increases thyroid function helping those suffering from hypothyroidism.
Guggulu promotes monthly periods in women, if you have monthly cycle irregularity then Guggulu could help.
It also helps with constipation, gas, gastric ulcers, and irritable bowel symptoms.
Plus Guggulu is a good detoxing agent for the whole body, thus revitalizing your immune system and make you feel healthy again.
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