Yacon Syrup comes from the root of the Yacon Plant… which is part of the sunflower family.
Yacon grows in South American and the large roots are cooked and made into the natural syrup.
Very Low Glycemic Index – Yacon Syrup has a glycemic index of 1 which is just about as low as you can get. The lower the Glycemic Index the slower it breaks down into sugars and the lower the number the better the sweetener for diabetics. Yacon Syrup has a much lower glycemic index than Agave Nectar.
Great Flavor – Tastes a little bit like molasses, but the carbs cannot be absorbed so you get the flavor with little or no calories.
Helps with Digestion – Yacon Syrup contains FOS which is important for colon health and helps with digestion.
Low in Calories – Yacon Syrup is very low in calories and because of that is great for diet minded people. Yacon contains inulin sugar which we can’t break down.
Supports Probiotics – Yacon Syrup contains simple sugars or FOS that are important for supporting your probiotic bacteria. Thus building up the good bacteria in your colon and boosting your immune system which prevents disease.
Antioxidants – Yacon Syrup contains high levels of antioxidants that prevent cardiovascular disease, strokes, and cancer… and can help prevent colds and flues and slow the aging process.
Weight Loss – In the Journal of Clinical Nutrition a study was found showing that Yacon Syrup helped people to lose weight, increase body mass (more muscle), and their waist line decreased… and Yacon Syrup suppresses appetite.
Constipation – Yacon Syrup contains nutrients that help keep you regular.
Heart Health – Yacon Syrup lowers cholesterol thus lower the incidence of heart attacks and strokes.
Boosts Immune System – Yacon Syrup promotes probiotic growth and boosts your immune system… thus keeping you healthy.
Dental Health – Because Yacon Syrup does not contain sucrose, making it important for dental health.
Liver Health – Studies show that taking milk thistle with Yacon Syrup can help detox the liver, lower cholesterol, and prevent fatty liver disease.
Cancer – Yacon Syrup promotes probiotic health and colon health, thus helping to prevent cancer and especially colon cancer… by preventing cancer growths in the colon. Studies show that fungus that grows on Yacon roots prevent cancer of the nervous system, blood, colon, and skin.
Antibacterial – Yacon Syrup has antibacterial qualities that stave off colds and flues.
Lower Insulin Levels – Studies show that people who used Yacon Syrup have a much lower blood insulin level. Also improves insulin sensitivity which is important for those suffering from insulin resistance.
Anti-inflammatory – Yacon Syrup also has anti-inflammatory compounds that reduce redness, inflammation, and pain.
Osteoporosis – Yacon Syrup helps calcium and magnesium to be absorbed and thus helps to build bone density.
Prevents Yeast Infections – Yacon Syrup works well for preventing yeast infections.
Lowers Cholesterol – Studies show that Yacon Syrup can also lower LDL or bad cholesterol.
Contains – Yacon Syrup also contains vitamins A,E, and C. Vitamin E for skin and sexual health… and A and C vitamins which are very important antioxidants, plus potassium for heart health and water regulation. Yacon Syrup helps you absorb B vitamins… and is full of iron which is very important for preventing anemia. Yacon Syrup contains fatty acids like butyrate which are important for reducing stress, metabolism, lowering cholesterol, and improving insulin sensitivity.
Easy to Grow – This plant takes off like Jerusalem artichokes and will grow like crazy, and Yacon also improves your soil… and you can order the roots on-line.
Buy Yacon Syrup – You can buy organic Yacon Syrup on-line or ask for it at your local health food store.
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