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BlackStrap Molasses Organic Unsulphured- 330 Grams
Molasses (/ m ə ˈ l æ s ɪ z, m oʊ-/) or black treacle (British English) is a viscous product resulting from refining sugarcane or sugar beets into sugar.It is also known as epa ijebu,Gbogonise.
According to research black strap molasses is the go to home remedy for anemia, menstrual cramps, constipation, and other ailments
This age old remedy continues to be relevant because it works!!!
Black strap molasses (BSM) is rich in iron, magnesium, potassium, sodium, copper,phosphorus; antioxidants; vitamins B6 and B3, thiamine, and riboflavin. All of these are crucial for fighting illnesses and ensuring better health.
Unlike refined sugar, molasses contains some vitamins and minerals.
One tablespoon —
- manganese: 13%
- magnesium: 12%
- copper: 11%
- vitamin B-6: 8%
- selenium: 6%
- potassium: 6%
- iron: 5%
- calcium: 3%
BSM is iron and vitamin B rich making it an excellent remedy for beating iron- or vitamin-deficiency anemia.
People with anemia — a condition where your body doesn’t have enough red blood cells — often feel tired and weak. One type of anemia is caused by a lack of iron in the diet.
Blackstrap molasses is a good source of iron. About 1 tablespoon of blackstrap molasses contains 20 percent of the daily value for iron.
About 5 tablespoons of blackstrap molasses can provide 95 percent of your required daily iron intake. Molasses is a supreme blood builder booster.
Thyroid Health, TSH, Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism
Unrtunately, having anemia can lower your TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone), resulting in a vicious cycle of menstrual issues.
- TSH is a hormone that stimulates the thyroid to make thyroid hormones.
- In order to make TSH, the body needs iron.
So, if iron is low, then TSH is also low. And if TSH is low, then thyroid function is out of balance
Furthermore, an imbalance in thyroid function can show up as either hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism.
And research shows that:
- hypothyroidism is associated with heavy periods, irregular periods and fertility issues.
- hyperthyroidism is associated with irregular and light cycles.
In conclusion, having healthy iron levels is an integral part of having a healthy period. Molasses can help regain healthy iron levels.
We will share three recipes many women swear can be used to shrink small sized fibroids naturally. While waiting for research on these, it doesn’t hurt to try this natural remedies.
1.ACV Recipe: Add 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar and 1 tablespoon of molasses in 1 cup of warm water and drink once a day.
2.Tamarind Recipe: Add 1 tablespoons of tamarind powder and 1 tablespoon of molasses in 1 cup of warm water and drink twice daily.
1 tablespoon of blackstrap molasses contains 12% of the daily recommended intake of magnesium.Magnesium reduces menstrual discomfort by relaxing spasming uterine muscles, and reducing the production of prostaglandins–a hormone-like chemical that triggers pain and inflammation.
Due to its high magnesium content;it not only works as a muscle relaxer but also soothes the uterine walls and reduce blood clots that aggravate menstrual pain.
Start taking it a week before your period starts
A scientific review published in 2017 showed that there’s a potential link between b-vitamin deficiencies and menorrhagia (Heavy periods).
the liver helps us get rid of excess estrogen, without enough b-vitamins in our diet, the liver can’t effectively do this. causing estrogen build up , thicker endometrial lining and heavy periods. Molasses is rich in b-vitamins that can help reduce this.
Molasses are highly recommended to Nourish Your Body After a Miscarriage.
It is rich in iron, Manganese, Magnesium, copper, selenium, potassium, calcium,B- complex: B1 (thiamine). B2 (riboflavin). B3 (niacin). B5 (pantothenic acid) and B6 (pyridoxine) which help to replenish nutrients and support your body in its natural recovery process.
Everyone knows that calcium is needed for strong bones, but not everyone knows the importance that magnesium plays in growing them.
Blackstrap molasses contains both calcium and magnesium, so it can help you guard against osteoporosis. About 1 tablespoon of blackstrap molasses provides 8 percent of the daily value for calcium and 10 percent for magnesium.
Adequate levels of magnesium are also crucial in preventing diseases like osteoporosis
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
IBS can cause gas, bloating, diarrhea or constipation. Consuming BSM on an empty stomach can neutralize the pH of your stomach and digestion
The magnesium found in it also serves as a laxative; ask for recipe
BSM can also help reduce the frequency of asthma attacks as well as lessen their severity. The vitamins found in it help strengthen your immune system and fight off allergens that trigger asthma
One tablespoon in the evening plain or added to warm water can gently encourage a bowel movement in the morning
Consuming BSM along with ACV reduces inflammation help regulate the hormones that control PCOS
There’s no research on this but many women and men swear by this.
As we get older our body slows down the production of melanin that gives us our hair color. Blackstrap molasses contains vitamins and minerals that encourage the production of cell renewal, prevention of hair loss, and nourishes the follicles. Furthermore, high copper levels in blackstrap molasses stimulate melanin production which re-pigment and darken hair. Additionally, blackstrap molasses is high in antioxidants; it thickens hair and
stimulates strong hair growth.In other words, molasses supports healthy hair growth and reversal of greying hair.
How to take blackstrap molasses for grey hair:
Begin by taking orally 1 to 2 tablespoons a day for one year. Because this is a natural remedy for grey hair reversal and whole body health. It will take time to see optimal results.
Some also add 2 tablespoons of molasses to hair rinses.
This amazing amazing product is so affordable; you don’t have an excuse not to have it in your pantry.
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