There are many areas of claimed human health benefits from using Diatomaceous Earth Food Grade.
Some of these uses are listed below:
- There are many claims that DE helps maintain a healthy colon
- Many people claim that DE lowers high blood pressure
- Lower Cholesterol is also a claimed benefit of the use of DE
- Osteoporosis & Joints health is a claimed benefit of Diatomaceous Earth as well
- People are also using DE for natural weight loss
- DE is also used for hair, nails, teeth and gums health
Diatomaceous Earth Food Grade and a Healthy Colon
Diatomaceous earth is primarily silica, which on Mohs scale of Hardness is a 7, where
Diamond, the hardest mineral, has a hardness of 9. The Mohs scale of mineral hardness characterizes the scratch resistance of various minerals through the ability of a harder material to scratch a softer material.
It is thought that DE helps keep the colon clean by scratching away particles clinging to the colon. This produces more surface area for the colon to absorb nutrients into the body. It is thought that by getting rid of these unwanted particles that a reduction in the risk of polyps, cancers, and ulcers will be achieved.
Many people claim that DE lowers high blood pressure
Searches of the internet provide a wealth of claims by people that it is effective in the control of high blood pressure.
Lower Cholesterol is also a claimed benefit of the use of DE
There are also many claims that the absorption of silica into the blood stream can lower choleresterol by as much as 50%.
Osteoporosis & Joints health is a claimed benefit of Diatomaceous Earth as well
Silica is an important element needed by the human body. There is a body of knowledge that suggests that silica assists in depositing calcium where it is needed in the body. There are multiple claims that this silica could be obtained through a daily dosage of diatomaceous earth into the body.
People are also using DE for natural weight loss
Many DE users claim that a daily dosage of DE in the morning, curbs there hunger, and therefore the eat less.
DE is also used for hair, nails, teeth and gums health
Silica is a major component of our hair. It also helps harden the enamel of our teeth. It helps prevent receding of the gums, is a major component of our nails and silica plays a major role in maintaining healthy skin.
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