Taken daily it is one of the best things you can do to improve & support you and your family’s health.
Support for a healthy immune system is one of colostrum biggest benefits. Ensure the body is primed to resist a wide variety of bugs, ills and chills that we can often exposed to among the immune components in colostrum are antibodies called immunoglobulins, Lactoferrin, Proline-rich Polypeptides (PRP’s). Cytokines and growth factors as well as proteins, vitamins and minerals.
Studies have highlighted the benefits of bovine colostrum to help support a healthy digestive system. It optimises absorption of vitamins and minerals from food and offers natural resistance against various pathogens that enter through the gut.
Colostrum can help lower LDL cholesterol and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. Research has also shown that the heart disease can involve immune sensitisation to cardiac antigens, i.e the immune system may play a part in heart disease. The PRPs found in colostrum may have a role in reversing heart disease.
Colostrum supports gut health, healthy immunity and influences the health of our stem cells – all things that contribute to healthy aging and longevity.
Lactoferrin is a protein found in colostrum. A number of in-vitro and animal studies have found that both human and cow lactoferrin support healthy osteoblasts and normal bone formation. It is also thought that lactoferrin may maintain healthy oestrogenic activity which has a protective effect on bone mass especially in women.
HEALING & REPAIR
Colostrum can support you body’s healing and repair processes, the mucosal cell lining, heart tissue and blood vessels. It is great for sports people of all levels. Often during intense exercise muscles suffer micro-tears as part of the muscle building process. More serious tears or strains can occur to the muscles, tendons and ligaments. Colostrum supports the natural healthy repair of tissues.