R-garden Product Description
Here is a very basic list of potential health benefits for some R-garden products. Please keep in mind that these are just guidelines to help you find something suitable to augment your health regime. We make absolutely no claims to just how effective any product will be for any individual; benefits vary from person to person. Common sense dictates that use of these products would not be your first avenue of recourse for serious disease or illness but should only be used as a supplemental component to your overall health program.
Advanced Joint Formula with an Enzyme Activating Systemhelps "increase flexibility, strengthen joints, and decrease inflammation" (http://www.rgarden.com/adjoinfor1201.html). My Mum is 75 years old and started having pain while taking her daily walk. We bought some AJF and she was back to her normal routine within a very short period of time. Highly recommended! Contains chondroitin sulfate, glucosamine sulfate, natural minerals for bone development (creatine monohydrate, calcium citrate, magnesium) and an enzyme activating system (lipase, amylase).
Bowel Tonerhelps speed up transit time in intestinal tract; contains oat bran, prune concentrate, senna seed, licorice root, rhubarb root powder, fennel seed powder, irish moss, anise seed powder, parsley root powder, cellulase, lipase
Calcium Citrate Chewablehelps build and strengthen bones and teeth; contains calcium citrate, lecithin, vitamin D and a fruit flavoring
Cili Bao Formula"Cili Bao is an herb rich in naturally occurring Superoxide Dismutase(SOD) having 220,000 IU per 100 grams of the fruit. According to Prescription for Nutritional Healing, Superoxide Dismutase is an enzyme that revitalizes cells and reduces the rate of cell destruction. It neutralizes the most common, and possibly the most dangerous, free radical Superoxide. It also aids in the body's utilization of zinc, copper, and manganese. SOD levels tend to decline with age, while free radical production increases." Contains cili bao, bee pollen, lecithin, Korean ginseng, l-carnitine, lipase and amylase. (http://www.rgarden.com/cilbaofor120.html)
Co-Q10 Anti-Oxidantbest known for benefits to the heart; co-q10 is found in just about every cell in the body, levels drop as we age. Contains coq-10 and lipase
Coral Calciumhelps build strong bones and teeth, keep blood vessels healthy, support immune system, reduce stress, increase concentration and memory, may help with weight loss and pms; contains calcium, magnesium, vitamin D (The Calcium Connection: Its Surprising Health Benefits)
Cordycepshelps regulate immune system; lower cholesterol, triglycerides, LDL, raises HDL; lower high blood pressure; increase blood supply to heart and brain; relieve and improve respiratory illnesses; improve liver function; regulate blood sugar;enhances other nutritional regime; improve memory; sleep better; improve appetite; give more energy (read testimonials)
Echinacea Herb Formula with an Enzyme Activating Systemhelps purify the blood, rid the body of bacterial and viral infections; stimulates production of white blood cells. May be useful for colic, flu, colds, infections, itching, headaches, fevers.
Enzymesdue to cooking and over-processing of foods we do not digest nutrients properly; use of enzyme supplementation helps combat the detrimental effects of our modern diets. (Read interview with Dr. Edward Howell who states "Enzymes may be the key factor in preventing chronic disease and extending the human lifespan." pdf; html). Specific enzyme formulas below (as well as other products in the Rgarden family that have an enzyme activating system built in):
- Amylase Enzymehelps digest carbohydrates; may be useful for relieving asthma, allergies, arthritis, swelling, inflammation, skin eruptions, bee stings, and joint mobility
- Gamma-Zyme Enzymehelps digest fat, starches, fiber; no protease--more soothing for those with stomach/colon problems
- Lipase Digestive Enzymehelps digest fats; may be useful for chronic inflammatory and cardiovascular conditions and for those without gallbladders.
- Maximizer-Multiple Enzymecontains protein, fiber, fat, oil, starch, sugar & dairy reducing enzymes
- Pet Digestive Enzyme
- Protease Digestive Enzymehelps digest proteins and catch toxins; may be useful for relieving fever, infection, colds, flu, sore throat, parasites, candida, acne, depression, anxiety, fatigue, insomnia.
- Quadra-Zyme Plus Enzymehelps digest proteins, starches, fats, fibers, sugars, dairy
- Master Blend
- Adrenal Blend
- Bone/Muscle Blendmay be useful for muscle, joint, bone, tendon or ligament pain; degeneration of muscle, joint, bone, tendon or ligament tissues; back pain; spasming muscles; spinal mal-alignment; osteoporosis; rheumatism and arthritis
- Cellular Regeneration Blendmay be useful for poor growth and development; anemia; slow healing; indigestion; frequent headaches; chemical sensitivities; fragile bones; cancer or other tumor growth; degenerating joint tissue; poor digestion; muscular weakness; abdominal bloating
- Colon Blendmay be useful for constipation; intestinal gas; indigestion; abdominal bloating; bad breath; headache; sore muscles and joints; malnutrition; sluggish mind and body; toxic taste in mouth; nausea and vomiting; diarrhea; coated tongue
- Detox Blend
- Eyes Blendmay be useful for eye focusing difficulties; spasming eyes; light bothered eyes; night blindness; glaucoma or cataracts; red or irritated eyes; eye fatigue; flashing lights in vision; loss of vision
- Fat Metabolism Blend
- Female Hormone Blendmay be useful for irregular menstruation; PMS; irregular growth patterns or development; excessive or diminutive sex drive; unusual cravings; impotency; hot flashes; infertility; osteoporosis; hair loss; emotional instability
- Heart Blendmay be useful for chest pains; rapid or irregular heart beat; dizziness; constant indigestion; lightheadedness; shortness of breath; constant debilitating fatigue; irregular blood pressure; pains in left arm and shoulder; constant headaches
- Histamine Blendmay be useful for allergies; asthma; flu like symptoms; skin rashes; sneezing, hay fever, runny nose; uncontrolled swelling around a wound; unusual swelling of arms, legs or face; some bladder infections; red, itching eyes
- Immune/Fungi Blend
- Kidney Blend
- Liver/Gallbladder Blendmay be useful for inability to digest fats and oils; severe nausea; yellow tinge to skin and eyes; deep, dull pain in lower right chest area; pain in lower rib cage; chemical sensitivity (especially to perfumes, common sprays, etc.); headaches; mental and physical fatigue; ache all over; chemical taste in mouth; hyper/hypo-active; some severe overweight conditions
- Nerve Sheathing Blend
- Pancreas Blendmay be useful for fatigue especially mid-morning and mid-afternoon; slight dizziness when standing up or rising quickly; sunlight bothers eyes; lack of stamina; insatiable cravings for sweets; heart beat irregularities; constantly "stressed out"
- Prostate Blendmay be useful for urgent desire to urinate; frequent urination day or night; difficulty starting the urine stream; decreased size and force of urine stream; incontinence; incomplete bladder emptying; urinary tract infection; acute urine retention
- Skin Blend
- Thymus/Immune Blendmay be useful for fever; sore throat, eyes, nose, mouth; redness or swelling; runny nose or throat discharge; warm areas over infected regions of the body; feeling cold or chilled; indigestion, nausea, vomiting; achy feeling; lack of energy; poor ability to digest good foods; discharge from mucous lining or reproductive organs
- Thyroid Blendmay be useful for "sluggish" feeling, especially in the morning (hypo-activity); bloating of the arms, legs, and face; irregular menstruation; improper milk secretion (male or female); lack of, or too much, sex drive; irregular heart beat; heart beat too slow; heart beat too weak; emotionally upset at the slightest provocation, "crying"; mentally sluggish; gray day blues; grouchy/irritable; always cold or hot feeling when others do not feel the same; improper cellular growth such as too short, or too tall; excessively overweight; chronic fatigue; sluggishness
Inner Garden Florahelps restore proper balance to intestines; contains "friendly" bacteria that eats up toxic waste from food that wasn't fully digested and eliminatedl. acidophilus, l. plantarum, l. salivarius, b. bifidum, b. infantis, l. bulgaricus, l. casei, s. thermophilus, s. faecium.
L. Salivariushelps restore proper balance to intestines; may be useful for bowel cleansing, fighting food poisoning, flu-like symptoms, removal of plaque from teeth
Milk Thistle Herbal Formula with an Enzyme Activating Systemfeeds the liver which is the filter of the bloodstream and causes it to dump out toxins; contains herbs, lecithin, and an enzyme activating system
MSMmethylsulfonylmethan (MSM); "Help your muscles...organic sulfur compound that occurs naturally in the human body. MSM is abundant in nature, but easily destroyed by heat, drying and food processing...contains MSM and two enzyme activators--amylase and lipase." (R-garden January 2003 brochure) Helps to nourish joints, enhance mobility, help body maintain strong connective tissue like tendons, ligaments and cartilage.
Multi-Vitamin Mineral Formula with an Enzyme Activating Systemcontains vitamins A, D3, E, C, B1, B2, B5, B6, B12, niacin, folic acid, biotin, calcium citrate, magnesium citrate, potassium citrate, iron, copper aspartate, manganese aspartate, zinc chelazome, chromium, citrus bioflavinoids, gamma oryzanol, selenium, lutein, silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate, cellulose (capsule); also contains enzyme activating system unique to Rgarden: proprietary blend of protease, amylase, lipase, cellulase, lactase, sucrase and maltase.
Noni Juice"Research indicates that noni stimulates the immune system, regulating cell function and cellular regeneration of damaged cells...invaluable as a healing herb because it increases energy, lowers high blood pressure, helps alleviate pain, acts as an anti-inflammatory and anti-histaminic agent, and helps regulate sleep." (http://www.rgarden.com/soutpacnonju.html) Definitely an acquired taste!
Pycnogenol Anti-Oxidantdefends against free radicals produced by UV rays, stress and environmental damage; may be useful for chronic venous insufficiency; PMS; undernourished skin, diabetic retinopathy; poor blood circulation; boosting immune system; increase metabolism; build endurance and energy (http://www.pycnogenol.com)
Sun Energyhelps promote energetic well-being, bolsters immune system, detoxifies, cleanses, nourishes on a cellular level; rich in enzymes, nutrients, amino acids, vitamins, SOD, plant lipids, auxins, chlorophyll, fibers, naturally chelated minerals. Contains five blends: algae, fresh organic grass juice, fresh organic vegi juice, herbal extract and multi-fiber.
Vitamin Owho can't use more oxygen? You might want to give this product a try if you:
Check out: What People Are Saying About "Vitamin O"
- have trouble sleeping at night because you're experiencing discomfort
- find it hard to get out of bed in the morning because you're sore, stiff, or weak
- find yourself short of breath or dizzy after climbing the stairs or dizzy when you get up from lying down
- struggle to get in and out of your car
- even moderate exercise is a struggle for you
- seem to catch every cold and flu bug around
- suffer when the seasons change
- have trouble when it's cold and damp outside
- find it hard to maintain a healthy weight
- suffer from poor digestion
- feel 'pins and needles' when you sit for a while or take an airplane flight
- get leg cramps during the night
- forget where you put your keys, your wallet or purse, or your glasses
- forget people's names or appointments by accident
- have a persistent health problem that doctors can't seem to make go away
- suffer from unexplained skin problems, bruises, sores, infection or bleeding
("The Magic of Vitamin O," Dr. John Heinerman; please see:Interview of latest clinical study)