Q.1) Where did Wheatgrass come from ?
Ans.: In different forms, wheat has been used for thousands of years for it’s nutrients and healing properties. In 1958, Dr Ann Wigmore did extensive research in to Wheatgrass, and since then, many claims have been made about it curing people of cancer etc.
Q.2) How is Chlorophyll so
closely related to human blood?
Ans.: Wheatgrass is rich in chlorophyll, also called as Green Blood. This chlorophyll plays a vital role in photosynthesis, which allows the plan to obtain energy through sunlight. Its structure resembles to the structure of heme found in the hemoglobin. The only difference is with the magnesium and the iron molecule.
Q. 3) What is the importance
of Chlorophyll’s resemblance to human blood?
Ans. : Chlorophyll and Hemoglobin are so much alike in atomic structure. It allows it to be absorbed quickly and begin to rebuild the blood stream.
Q.4) In what other ways is chlorophyll beneficial to us ?
Ans. : Scientists have found chlorophyll to be effective in detoxification, deodorising and in healing of wounds. In 1980, Dr Lai at the University of Texas Medical Centre, found extracts of Wheatgrass and green vegetables inhibited the effects of two carcinogens. He noted that the more chlorophyll in the vegetables the greater the protection. Spector and Calloway in 1959 demonstrated that green vegetables provide protection from radiation damage in test animals. Chlorophyll limits the growth of germs by providing an environment which interferes with their growth. Chlorophyll heals wounds by stimulating the repair of damaged tissues by inhibiting the growth of bacteria. Chlorophyll decreases swelling, has been shown to be effective in healing peptic ulcers and promoting bowel regularity.
Q.5) What are enzymes?
Ans. :Enzymes in laymen terms are like highly skilled workers on an assembly line. Each enzyme performs a specific function within the body while in harmony with other enzymes. They are important and required for everything we do, vision, thought, dreams, reproduction, breathing, digestion are all controlled by enzymes.
Q. 6) Why are enzymes so important for good health?
Ans. : With the important role of enzymes involvement in every body function, it is necessary that we intake adequate enzymes on a daily basis. Unfortunately, medical doctors have found that we don’t get all the enzymes we need from our cooked, oversalted and over processed foods. This intern results in overall poor health situation. Wheatgrass Juice can provide the additional enzyme intake your body requires for overall good health.
Q.8) Is it true that enzymes aid in the prevention and curing of cancer?
Ans. : Yes, it is true that enzymes have been linked to the prevention and curing of cancer. In an article recently published in the Journal Of Longivity Research Vol.2/No.4 1996, enzymes were praised for there ability to combat the cancer disease. Enzyme in short deter the cancer cells ability to hide from the immune system and spread throughout the body.
Q.9) Is there specific nutrients Wheatgrass powder is rich in ?
Ans.:Yes. Wheatgrass is a concentrated source of many nutrients, especially beta-carotene, calcium, iron, vitamin K, protein, vitamin C, vitamin B12, folic acid, vitamin B6 and other trace nutrients.
Q.10) How much Wheatgrass powder should I take a day?
Ans.: We recommend you start with 1 to 2 teaspoons a day, but start with 1 teaspoon and increases gradually upto achieve satisfactory results.
Q.11) Could Wheatgrass powder help me with my dieting?
Ans.: Yes, Blood circulation is increased, so too is the body’s metabolism which results in the body burning off excess fat.
Q.12) I eat lots of fruit and vegetables, should I have Wheatgrass powder too?
Ans.: Unfortunately, commercially produced fruit and vegetables are grown using pesticides, fungicides, insecticides and artificial fertilisers. The soil they are grown in are often mineral deficient.
Q.13) Is Wheatgrass safe to take if I have a wheat allergy?
Ans.: Wheatgrass is harvested at the jointing stage before it turns into a grain. It is extremely rare for people with wheat allergies to react to the cereal in its grass stage.
Q.14) Is Wheatgrass powder safe for Children?
Ans.: Yes, It is safe for children to take wheatgrass powder.
Q.15) Are there any side effects after taking Wheatgrass
Ans.:There are a few mild wheatgrass powder side effects, the most common of which include: headaches, nausea, diarrhea, and allergic reactions during the first few days of use.