Bee Pollen has a high concentration of an amino acid called "aspartic acid" that has the ability to stimulate the glands. When this happens it gives a great feeling of potency or rejuvenation, thereby bringing about youthfulness. In other words, Bee Pollen brings energy to the body. Some people believe Bee Pollen is anti-aging because they feel an overall sense of emotional well-being.
There have been some studies that found Bee Pollen positive in the condition of pernicious anemia and conditions associated with the gastro-intestinal system, i.e. - constipation. Bee Pollen has been useful in hormonal balance, hypertension and conditions associated with the glands (the endocrine system). Bee Pollen improves the appetite where it has been lost. Bee Pollen also contains a large amount of protein, some researchers say as much as 35%. It is high in B-Complex, and has Vitamins A, C, D, E and Lecithin. Bee pollen has long been considered a complete food because it has so many nutrients essential to life.
Those who are allergic to Bee Pollen should consult their doctor and refrain from taking Bee Pollen because it could cause itching, dizziness or even some difficulty swallowing. Small doses for anyone should be taken at the beginning.
Bee Pollen is useful for allergies, lowering blood pressure, depression, endurance, energy boosting, exhaustion, hay fever, indigestion, prostate problems and overall vitality.
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