Waihi Bush Organic Flax Fibre-Original 550g
It is a fine flax seed meal naturally packed with valuable nutrients:
- High in both soluble and insoluble dietary fibre
- High quality protein that is Gluten free so suitable for those with Coeliac disease
- Low in carbohydrate
- Antioxidant rich for cell protection
- Phytoestrogens for hormonal and immune system balance
- Omega-3, Omega-6 and Omega-9 fatty acids
- Low glycaemic index (GI)
A truly a super-food because it is pack with nutrition. It may helps in the following:
- Blood sugar stabilisation e.g. diabetes, hypoglycaemia or insulin resistance. This works on many levels:
- The fibre content slows glucose absorption and therefore reduces spikes in blood sugar levels
- Low carbohydrate and high protein content means low glycaemic index (GI). Combined with foods that have a higher GI, flax fibre can reduce the blood sugar response
- Omega-3 essential fatty acids help to make cells more sensitive to insulin and therefore glucose is cleared more quickly from the bloodstream
- Bowel health . Due to its good mix of soluble and insoluble dietary fibre and its Omega-3 fatty acid content. Both constipation and diarrhoea respond well to increased fibre intake. Some people find flax fibre - original helpful for I rritable Bowel Syndrome or Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Adequate dietary fibre intake helps to prevent haemorrhoids, diverticulitis and bowel cancer
- Cardiovascular health . As a good source of dietary fibre, flax fibre - original can help reduce blood LDL cholesterol, a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Omega-3 fatty acids have been shown in many studies to be associated with better heart health
- Hormonal balance e.g. prostate health, breast health, menopause, osteoporosis, PMS, endometriosis. Dietary fibre helps to clear by products of hormone breakdown out of the bowel before they can be re-absorbed. flax fibre - original is extra special because it is also very rich in phytoestrogens called lignans, that can have a gentle balancing effect on the sex hormones
- Immune system balance . Flax lignans have an immune boosting effect, which may benefit people with allergies, cancers and other conditions where the immune system is not functioning optionally
- Oxidative damage . Because flax fibre - original is rich in antioxidant lignans and contains naturally occurring vitamin E, it helps to protect the body cells against free radicals
- High protein, low carbohydrate diets . flax fibre - original can be a valuable part of a high protein, low carbohydrate regime because it is also high in dietary fibre and can help to prevent constipation.
Flax fibre - LSA
A blend of certified organic finely ground flax seed meal, sunflower seed and almonds.
A well balanced source of Omega-3 and Omega-6 Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs) and Monounsaturated fatty acid (Omega-9).
- A well balanced source of dietary fibre which helps remove toxins from the body. A high fibre diet assists with healthy regulation of blood cholesterol, blood sugar and oestrogen levels.
- Contains 34% high quality well balanced protein which is necessary for healthy muscles, blood and organs
- Is Gluten free - so safe for those with Coeliac Disease.
- A good source of Lignans which have a powerful immune boosting effect and act as plant oestrogens to balance hormonal fluctuations.
- A good source of the B Vitamins - Folate, Thiamine, Pantothenic acid, Vitamin B-6. and also Vitamin E.
- A good source of Minerals , particularly Magnesium, Phosphorus, Manganese, Zinc and Selenium.
- Rich in Antioxidants.
- Very low carbohydrate - good for diabetics and athletes.
Sprinkle to juice, salads, coleslaw, sandwiches, cereal, fruit salad and pancakes. Enrich rice, cottage cheese, yoghurt and smoothies. Add to soup, sauces, stews and casseroles as a healthy thickener.
It is important to drink more fluids when you increase your intake of dietary fibre. Flax fibre - LSA must not be swallowed in its dry form.
Net Weight: 550g
Product of New Zealand
Imported and Solely Distributed by: Radiant Code Sdn Bhd
*This product has a 6% GST Tax on top of the listed price for Malaysia customer.