Sea kelp is a natural source of a wide range of vitamins, including Vitamin A, B1, B2, C, D and E, whilst also being high in minerals - zinc, calcium, iodine, copper, magnesium, iron and potassium. It contains the highest natural concentration of calcium of any food – 10 times more than milk!
According to a study conducted in 2008, the iodine content within sea kelp was found to have effectively removed chemicals that stimulate the ageing process from human blood cells. It can also help protect your skin against UVA rays and daily pollution.
Sea kelp is a rich natural source of iodine and is vital for the operation of the thyroid gland which plays an important part in body development and metabolism, which helps to burn fat and reduce weight gain.
Kelp is particularly good for loosening mucous in the body. It can lower blood pressure, treat rheumatism and arthritis, and can also boost the immune system to help combat various cancers.
According to a Korean study, did you know that sea kelp can also be used to greatly improve blood glucose levels? It's also said to positively influence glyclemic control and increase antioxidant enzyme activities in patients with Type 2 diabetes.
Kelp is a rich source in Vitamin K, which can help to build stronger bones.
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