Moon Balance – for menopause
Menopause is a natural transition for a woman. Although, as with any physical and emotional change process, there may be temporary difficulties to face, it is also seen in some cultures as a second “rite of passage” where a woman achieves maximum wisdom and respect. So it can also be a time of powerful emergence.
Regular exercise and good nutrition can make a huge difference to how your body adjusts to the physiological changes of menopause. Eating the right foods and keeping active are vitally important during this time of change. You may also choose to take a supplement to provide additional nutritional support.
The unique combination of herbs and nutrients in Moon Balance have been optimized to help maintain well-being and vitality during menopause. Digestive enzymes have also been added to aid maximum absorption. Moon Balance has been further enhanced with our own AquaSource Algae.
Pfaffia (Suma) is a vine from the South American rainforests. Often called “Brazilian Ginseng”, pffafia is an adaptogenic herb which means it helps the body adapt to change. It has been extensively studied by scientists in Japan and America and is consequently a herb popular with menopausal women in these countries.
Mexican Yam was discovered growing wild in Mexico by Japanese scientists in 1936. Some islanders in Papua New Guinea regard the yam as sacred and devote festivals to it; their language even has dozens of words for the yam. Interestingly, the menopause does not seem to be an issue for these people.
Dong Quai has been used in China for thousands of years. Also known as the “female ginseng” because of its adaptogenic properties, Dong Quai is one of the most widely researched Chinese herbs. It may help maintain the health of the female organs by maintaining efficient oxygen transport in the blood.
Maca is another adaptogenic herb which may help the body adjust to changes taking place during the menopause. It may help maintain optimal stamina during this challenging time.
Astragalus is an Asian herb that helps support the body’s defences and maintains the health of the immune system.
Atriplex (salt bush) is a very resilient plant that grows in extreme conditions and is well adapted to withstand stressful environmental influences. Many of the symptoms normally associated with menopause are actually symptoms of blood sugar imbalance. It is naturally high in the mineral chromium.
Lignans are found in some plant foods such as flaxseed and may be of benefit to menopausal women.
Organic Acerola providing vitamin C in a highly absorbable form. Vitamin C is needed for making collagen, a protein which helps keep the skin supple and elastic, an important consideration during the menopause. It also maintains the integrity of the blood vessels, thus supporting the circulatory system. An adequate level of Vitamin C in the diet is vital at this demanding time of life. It is a powerful antioxidant which means it protects cells from harmful free radicals produced by external stresses, chemicals and day-to-day metabolic processes.
AquaSource Algae provides a wide spectrum of nutrients in easily absorbable form
Good nutrition can make a huge difference to how your body adjusts to the physiological changes of the menopause.
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