Wikipedia says that those ancient Romans, that we often here about, used beetroot as a treatment for fevers and constipation.
Hippocrates, the granddaddy of all medicine, touted the use of beet leaves as binding for flesh wounds.
Since the Middle Ages, beetroot was used as a treatment for a variety of conditions, especially illnesses pertaining to digestion and the blood.
Since the Middle Ages, beetroot was used as a treatment for a variety of conditions
Excellent source of folate, manganese, and potassium
Helps assist bone development and healthy functioning kidneys
Helps promote normal cell growth and keeps eyes and skin healthy
Supports the digestive system and provides healthful nutrients for every stage of life
Improves iron absorption and maintains strong healthy teeth and gums
Biotta Naturals Beet Juice delivers natural nutrients that support your immune system.
This natural beet juice comes from the roots of three beets and delivers premium quality, 100% juice with natural minerals and vitamins to promote good health.
Never from concentrate. Pasteurized for safety. Gluten free and vegan
BlackCherry Canister: provides more beet for your buck. 200 g.
Beet The Odds: Examines the vast health benefits of the beet and shows you how to harness the power hidden within to radically transform your athletic performance, health and life
Organic Fruit Snack in a Squeeze Pack
Made From 1/2 Cup of Fruit and Veggies Juices
Only 70 Calories; No Added Sugar; 100% Daily Value of Vitamin C
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UNBEETABLE is an all natural performance drink. It is beetroot juice that tastes great.
The secret is in the science.
The high concentration of nitrate is clinically proven to:
* Improve Cardiovascular Performance AND Boost Muscle Efficiency
* Lower Blood Pressure
* Increase Regional Cerebral Blood Flow
Also beetroot juice has strong antioxidants.
It is great for the skin in that it protects it from premature aging by neutralizing free radicals.
It also acts as an anti-aging compound that can prevent wrinkles and fine lines.
Lycopene beetroot juice helps strengthen the skin’s elasticity and protects the skin from harsh sun rays.
It protects against the skin also from sun burn and skin cancer.
2.) Great for Hair
Beetroot juice has carbohydrates, protein, potassium, phosphorus, calcium and Vitamin B and vitamin C.
These nutrients help blood circulation in the scalp which activates healthy hair growth.
Also beetroot juice curbs itchy and dry scalp.
It has enzymatic properties that eliminate excessive dead cells that create dry conditions of the scalp.
Beet juice thoroughly cleanses intestines and stimulates their performance and improves peristalsis.
It also activates the nerves in the intestine.
Beetroot juice also aides people hurting from hypochlorhydria. This is a condition which increases stomach acidity.
The fiber contained in beet prevents waste materials moving through the small and large intestine at a good pace.
4.) Good for the Eyes
Beetroot is a great source of carotenoids such as lutein and zeaxanthin.
These two compounds are super beneficial for the health of the eyes. Drinking beet juice helps to absorb the carotenoids quite easily.
The carotenoids can get destroyed while cooking beet so it is best, if possible, consume raw.
5.) Helps Liver
Fiber in beet helps increase the amount of detoxifying enzymes in the liver.
It helps the liver by protecting against fatty depositions created by alcohol, protein deficiency and other dietary reasons.
6.) Benefits the Blood
Beetroot juice is high in iron and antioxidants. Both of these are critical for proper blood supply.
The richness of the iron content in beetroot juice is helpful to those who suffer from anemia or low hemoglobin problems.
It fosters iron absorption which then increases the blood count and helps increase blood circulation and oxygen carrying capacity of the red blood cells.
Also nitrates in beetroot juice are compounds that improve the blood flow throughout the body.
This blood flow includes the brain, heart and the muscles.
Natural nitrates increase the molecules in the blood vessels called nitric oxide. This then opens up the blood vessels and allows more oxygen to flow through body.