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100% Natural Vitality Tea brewed from 16 different wild-crafted roots and herbs. These ingredients have been blended and brewed all-naturally and with care to bring out their unique benefits and flavors.
Each bottle of PALO contains 300mg of Polyphenol Antioxidants and depending on the time of harvest of our natural ingredients, this number can reach 400mg per bottle.
Polyphenols have been shown to have numerous benefits and in fact researchers think the antioxidant activity can be greater than that of Vitamin C. It is the Polyphenols that give PALO its somewhat bitter flavor, not uncommon to the tannin notes found in red wine, pomegranate and other bitter/tart fruits that are also high in Polyphenols.
The University of Maryland Medical Center recommends 240 – 320 mg Polyphenols per day, equal to one bottle / serving of PALO.
Green tea is reported to contain the highest concentration of Polyphenols with 75mg-100mg per 8oz. cup. At 300 mg / bottle, one serving of PALO contains three times that of a cup of Green Tea.
PALO’s Core Ingredients
Sarsaparilla (Bejuco de Chino) An adaptogenic herb that supports the body’s natural energy. Used traditionally in the Dominican Republic as a detoxifying tea that also helps recovery from strenuous activities.
Cinnamon (Canela de la Tierra) A concentrated immune system booster that has 5 times as many antioxidants as ½ cup of blueberries or a cup of pomegranate juice, aids metabolism and promotes blood flow.
Maca root (Raiz de Maca) An adaptogen and nutritionally dense superfood packed with b-vitamins, minerals, enzymes and all the essential amino acids necessary to boost stamina and endurance.
Clove (Clavo Dulce) Rich in calcium, magnesium, potassium, sodium, vitamins A, vitamin b-complex and vitamin C, clove also contains a variety of Flavonoid polyphenols which rank it among the most potent antioxidants in nature.
Chewstick (Bejuco de Indio) Contains Saponins, a type of phytochemical shown to support and relieve stress on the immune system, thereby assisting the body to work more efficiently.
Brazilwood (Palo de Brasil) Known for its blood purifying properties and its ability to support circulation and kidney health.
What are Polyphenols?
Polyphenols are Antioxidants that occur in all plant foods and contribute to the beneficial health effects of vegetables and fruit.
Antioxidants are substances that fight free radicals — damaging compounds in the body that change cells, damage DNA, and even cause cell death. Many scientists believe that free radicals contribute to the aging process as well as the development of a number of health problems. Antioxidants such as Polyphenols can neutralize free radicals and may reduce or even help prevent some of the damage they cause. – University Maryland Medical Center
An Adaptogen is any plant with properties that enhances the body’s ability to “adapt” to prolonged stress strenuous activities, diet or environmental toxins. Adaptogenic herbs have also been argued to help reduce cortisol levels in the blood, helping the body to sustain energy more efficiently.
A Wildcrafted plant is one that has been harvested from its natural or “wild” habitat without pesticides or chemicals. These herbs are considered to be more potent as they have benefited from the natural symbiotic relationships within their environment.
PALO is an herbal tea supplement. These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These botanicals are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This information is not meant to serve as a medical prescription. It is only intended to be useful information and is not a substitute for advice provided by your health care provider.
Polyphenols Health Benefits. Polyphenols supplement research study, health benefit, by Ray Sahelian, M.D.
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