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Why you should take probiotics for cholesterol management

The word "probiotics" is synonymous with the terms gut health, immunity, digestion, metabolism, nutrient absorption, and good reason. The studies about probiotics have been increasingly positive when it comes to their role in our overall health. However, researchers suggest probiotics may play a significant role in maintaining normal cholesterol levels. 


What are Probiotics?


Probiotics are live microorganisms that provide health benefits when ingested. 


Our gut is filled with gut microbes that help us function every day. Some of these functions include energy metabolism, nutrient absorption, and immunity. Probiotic products seek to add to the number of healthy gut microbes we already have. The aim is to support our existing gut microbiota to make sure our bodies function properly and resist health problems. 


How Probiotics Affect Cholesterol


Studies show a strong correlation between probiotic consumption and better cholesterol management in people with high cholesterol levels. One study showed that probiotics were able to significantly lower LDL (bad) cholesterol levels and total cholesterol. The benefits are also enhanced when people with high cholesterol take probiotics for more extended periods, even in capsule form. 


Probiotics help manage cholesterol by binding with cholesterol molecules. This helps prevent our intestines from absorbing them into the bloodstream. 


Probiotics can also assist the body in producing enzymes and other compounds that can help burn fat and turn them into energy instead. Then, we also have specific strains of probiotics that can make unique fatty acids that help prevent cholesterol from being formed by our liver. 


Based on hard science, it seems the correct strain and quality of probiotics can indeed help improve our quality of life for the long term. If you’re interested in trying a probiotic supplement specifically designed to help manage cholesterol levels, look no further than Cholestequel.*


Maintain Normal Levels of Cholesterol with Cholestequel*


Cholestequel is our best-selling probiotic supplement formulated for people who want to have normal levels of cholesterol. It’s clinically shown to improve cholesterol and triglyceride levels in people who have problems with “spikes” in both biomarkers. *


The secret lies in Floradapt Cardio, a patented probiotic formulation composed of no less than three unique strains of Lactobacillus Plantarum. These three strains produce enzymes that reduce bile salts. Bile salts can accumulate cholesterol which can cause abnormal levels in the bloodstream. By reducing bile salts, you are effectively preventing too much cholesterol from entering your bloodstream. 


Reducing triglycerides and cholesterol can help lower the risks of heart health, blood pressure, and blood flow problems.*


What makes Lactobacillus Plantarum special?


You might be thinking, “why did you choose this strain instead of other strains?” the answer that is because of the following:


  • Lactobacillus Plantarum can survive the digestion process, specifically our stomach acids. Most probiotic supplements don’t hold up well against highly acidic environments, reducing their number to super low levels, making them nearly useless.
  • This strain adheres to the intestinal wall. This makes it capable of functioning well before we turn it into a waste product.
  • This strain can produce an enzyme called bile salt hydrolase. This is the enzyme you want when you want to directly influence your cholesterol levels as it breaks down bile salts.

Besides just being an excellent probiotic for cholesterol management, the brand Floradapt Cardio has been cited for having zero side effects. This is huge considering many probiotics often have side effects related to gut or digestion such as bloating or problems with regularity. Floradapt Cardio also functions as a free radical barrier, protecting our cardiovascular health from oxidative stress.

Takeaway…


The science of probiotics is still too young, making it difficult for us to truly understand just what they are capable of. However, early studies show that daily consumption of probiotic-rich foods or supplements leads to a better quality of life, especially when managing cholesterol levels. 


Many products out there claim to work for cholesterol, but they’re either low quality or have harmful side effects. Cholestequel helps you maintain a healthy cholesterol range without any side effects, and it does so through a specially designed probiotic. 


When it comes to normalizing cholesterol levels, no other brand comes close to Cholestequel. 

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