Immune Support provides a variety of botanical extracts to nourish your immune system.
The immune system is constantly fighting a huge range of pathogens and diseases, all with different kinds of strengths and weaknesses.
It makes sense that a wide and varied range of supplemental ingredients would be beneficial to the nourishment of the immune system.
Immune Support Ingredients
Vitamin E has many reported beneficial effects on the immune system. It is a potent antioxidant and acts integrally with some immune system components.
Vitamin E is an important nutrient for the maintenance of the immune system.
Healthy levels of vitamin E supplementation have been associated with a healthy immune system in aging people.
Green tea extract is a surprisingly powerful antioxidant, and this is well supported by research.
The extract form has been measured as more potent than simply drinking the same amount of green tea beverage.
Green tea antioxidants can support the body’s other antioxidants too.
Green tea has been shown to have many quite specific benefits relating to the immune system.
Beta-glucans are kinds of harmless polysaccharides (sugar chains) that occur in many kinds of bacteria and fungi.
The body associates beta-glucans with pathogenic microorganisms, so when the body encounters beta-glucans it is prepared.
There are healthy, edible sources of beta-glucans (such as from Saccharomyces cerevisiae) that are known to support the immune system.
There has been a lot of exciting research about Graviola (soursop, Annona muricata) leaf in recent times.
Various studies have concluded that Graviola has potential for the support of the immune system.
Shiitake, Maitake, and Reishi mushrooms have been associated with good immune system health.
The combination of burdock, sheep sorrel, slippery elm, and rhubarb has long been used in support of the Immune System.
The ‘Herbal Complex’ in Immune Support has a formula derived from a traditional first-nation formulation from Canada.