July 27, 2009
Max Muscle’s High Lignan Flax Oil
High Lignan Flax Oil is a good type of fat that contains many anti-inflammatory substances. Our form of Flax Oil is very high in ALA and Secoisolariciresinol Diglycosides. Flax Oil is very good at having anti-inflammatory effects. ALA is an good type of fatty acid from the Omega 3 family that can convert into the fatty acid DHA. Secoisolariciresinol Diglycosides helps lower cholesterol and blood sugar they also help improve blood vessel strength. High Lignan Flax Oil contains all the goodness of a regular Flax Oil plus is super charged with the Lignans called Secoisolariciresinol Diglycosides.
Servings = 32-16 servings/1-2 tablespoons daily
Directions = Take 1-2 tablespoons daily. Use on salads, hot cereals, or mix into blended beverages or yogurt.
Ingredients = Flax Oil
available @ Max Muscle San Diego
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.
July 8, 2009
Concentrated Omega 3
Omega 3 is commonly found in fish oil. Concentrated Omega Oil contains the fatty acids EPA and DHA. Omega 3 fatty acids are anti-inflammatory. DHA has been extensively studied for it’s effects on lowering blood pressure, balancing cholesterol and relieving pain. EPA has clinical success combating depression. Concentrated Omega 3 is a good supplement to take for anyone experiencing pain caused by inflammation as well as many other ailments.
Servings = 20-60 servings/1-3 daily
Directions = Take 1-3 softgels daily with food.
Ingredients = EPA, DHA, gelatin, glycerin, natural orange oil
available @ a Max Muscle Sports Nutrition store near you
July 7, 2009
MAX HEART HEALTH CHOLESTEROL COMPLEX
Max Heart Health Cholesterol Complex is designed to help maintain healthy cholesterol levels. Max Heart Health Cholesterol Complex contains plant sterols and Policosanol. Managing healthy cholesterol levels helps keep your heart strong and your blood pumping. Sterols have been shown clinically to reduce LDL cholesterol. Several studies done outside the U.S. have shown Policosanol’s cholesterol lowering effects similar to statins with out the side-effects of statins. Max Heart Health Cholesterol Complex helps manage healthy cholesterol levels.
Servings = 30 servings/2 tablets per serving
Directions = Take 2 tablets twice daily with
a glass of water before meals. For best results, take this product up to 15 minutes before eating a meal.
Ingredients = plant sterols and Policosanol
MAX HEART HEALTH CHOLESTEROL COMPLEX is available @ Max Muscle Sports Nutrition stores nationwide.
Please read all label information and warnings before buying any supplements.
Check with your Sports Association before consuming any supplement.
Use only as directed on the label. Do not exceed recommended dosage.
These statements have not been evaluated by the F.D.A. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.
August 8, 2008
Green Tea improves blood circulation by being a vasodilator. Green Tea significantly decreases levels of the bad cholesterol, oxidized LDL. Green Tea also decreases the levels of an immune protective enzymes that fights oxidized LDL, called anti-oxidized LDL IgM antibodies.
Journal of the American College of Nutrition, Vol. 27, No. 2, 209-213 (2008)
Published by the American College of Nutrition
Green Tea Reduces LDL Oxidability and Improves Vascular Function
“This study found that consumption of green tea extract by women for five weeks produced modifications in vascular function and an important decrease in serum oxidizability.”
July 22, 2008
“There was a modest, but statistically significant [cholesterol lowering] effect detectable between the two [Artichoke vs. placebo] groups,”
“Artichoke leaf extract (Cynara scolymus) reduces plasma cholesterol in otherwise healthy hypercholesterolemic adults”
Authors: Bundy, R., et al
June 6, 2008
Niacin’s cholesterol-lowering role is so accepted even many Doctors recommend Niacin for lowering cholesterol. Now there is a better understanding how Niacin lowers cholesterol. Naicin increases the amount of HDL, good cholesterol, from being broken down by up to 35%.
“The findings add to our expanding knowledge about the mechanism of niacin action on its wide range of clinical effects including… anti-inflammatory, anti-thrombotic and flushing effects.”
Source: Journal of Lipid Research June 2008, Volume 49, Pages 1195-1201″Niacin inhibits surface expression of ATP synthase B-chain in HepG2 cells: implications for raising HDL.”Authors: L.-H. Zhang, V.S. Kamanna, M.C. Zhang, M.L. Kashyap