Chiropractic is key to getting the best out of your body through mechanical, structural and neurological enhancement as well as preventing degeneration and problems from occurring in the future. However to be the best you can be it is important that we also consider the other aspects of health that are also essential for your long lasting well-being.
Chiropractic Nutrition: To help you achieve this here at the Peterborough Chiropractic health and Wellness Group we have researched a number of supplement programs to find the one that is the best to compliment your diet and help you further add to your health and wellbeing.
The Americans lead the way in health and wellness research and a company called Synergy do just that.
Did you know that modern foods having been genetically modified, farmed too early to meet demands, sprayed with pesticides and fertilizers. It is not as wholesome as it once was even if you chose to eat super foods like spinach, kale, broccoli, blue berries (which we highly recommend you do).
Synergy in the United States have engineered 6 products that will help to enhance your nutritional intake to the max resulting in increased energy levels and a sense of wellbeing. We enjoy these products daily, and we recommend that you do too.
The Synergy V3 System
This is a combination of 3 products that are taken daily for life with a long list of health benefits: ideal to support yourChiropractic Nutrition needs.
The flag ship product being ProArfi-9+, the highest quality L Arginine supplement in the world. It is used as part of the health routine of many athletes as well as us here at the clinic.
Containing the 5 essential vitamins C, D3, K, B6 and B12 this supplement can help with:
- When we get over 40 years old our hormone levels decrease. ProArfi-9+ boosts muscle mass and preserves bone density by encouraging Human Growth Hormone (HGH) production in the brain. This also leads to a reduction in fatty tissue which is useful in weight management and strength training.
- Helps to accelerate wound healing and post surgery recovery. Research has shown that it is effective in treating burn wounds and stimulates wound healing in the elderly.
- Has been used in the treatment of IBS and to reduce ulcers, especially stress related without affecting gastric acid production.
- 1000 times more powerful than any naturally occurring antioxidant in the body. This supports various body systems and may protect against heart disease, stroke, cancer and diabetes; as well as slowing premature aging.
- Cardiovascular support such as controlled blood pressure and reduced plaque formation. Nitric oxide keeps the arteries relaxed and pliable for normal blood pressure preventing hypertension and angina. This also increases blood flow to the tissues and organs enhancing their performance in the gym and daily life.
- Enhanced memory (particularly long term memory) and may help to reverse the effects of Alzheimer’s and dementia.
- Nervous and Immune system functioning with may help fight bacterial infections.
- ProArfi-9+ may help in the treatment and prevention of diabetes since many of the disease complications include poor circulation and blindness are vascular in nature. Arginine is also found to reduce insulin secretion in the pancreas.
- Helps with cholesterol control by lowering serum and LDL cholesterol levels.
- Red blood cell formation
- Bone strength and blood cell
So they are just a few of the many reasons to consider adding ProArfi-9+ to your daily routine. The price works out at only £1.50 a day sold in boxes of 30.
A powerful food supplement containing vitamin B6, acai berry and green tea extract. Consuming 4 table spoons of this a day is the same as 3.5kg of organic fruit. How many of us can say that we get our 14 portions of fruit and veg in a day? That’s right, the recommended 5 is the VERY MINIMUM, ideally you would have at least double that. With a busy life in the modern world this an easy way to help get the goodness you need to be healthy and to stay healthy. Mistify is also a powerful antioxidant (which means it reduces free radicals within the body. These are acids that destroy body tissues). This is sold in a bottle and taken as a shot or mixed into other blended healthy drinks. One bottle will last around 1 month.
Replace your coffee, can of coke or sugar ridden juice or squash with this delicious and healthy drink supplement, simply add a teaspoon full to water. PhytoLife is a rich combination of chlorophyllin (sodium copper chlorophyllin) and peppermint oil sourced from mulberry leaves and alfalfa. 90% of people are more acidic (pH < 7.0) within their bodies than alkaline. We should ideally be more towards the alkaline level with an ideal pH of 7.4. Acid increase within our bodies is due to over exposure to chemical and/or emotional stresses such as smoking, alcohol, pollution, depression or work stress (which causes excessive excitatory hormones to be released such as adrenaline or cortisone). Even exercise causes increased acid production as a bi-product of taking in a greater levels of oxygen. Reducing acid within the body, PhytoLife acts as an antioxidant and anti inflammatory preserving body tissues as well as being a tasty drink.
e9 (Energy drink/pre workout)
This is an energy formula that utilises the amino acid L-arginine and a unique blend of vitamins and natural caffeine sources to increase stamina in the gym and life in general; a much better option for you than a cup of coffee in the mornings. e9 is a long lasting, low-calorie formula which contributes to normal, energy yielding metabolism. It reduces tiredness and fatigue, contributes to psychological and mental functioning, supports the body in energy production.
SLMsmart (Protein/food supplement)
Most protein supplements are made of synthetic amino acids which with prolonged use may damage the liver. SLMsmart is sourced from naturally occurring food based amino acids and can be used as a meal replacement with a busy lifestyle. 3 protein sources are sourced including soy, whey and casein which contribute to the growth and maintenance of muscle mass. In addition maltodextrin, canola oil and sunflower oil (to name but a few) are present to maintain energy and sustain your ideal weight. This shake is itself a meal containing calcium, iron, potassium and B vitamins.
Is an assistant to a detoxification regime, which helps your body benefit more from new nutritional supplementation. With a significant quantity of magnesium and fiber it helps contribute to normal energy metabolism and valuable electrolyte balance. This supplement it particularly beneficial to the digestive system.