NURTURE BY NATURE : ELDERBERRY SYRUP
Highly recognized for its ability to act as a natural health remedy. Elderberries have been used for centuries for their antiviral, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. They contain Bioflavonoids, which have been used to enhance the action of vitamin C, act as an antioxidant, and to treat allergies, viruses, and other inflammatory conditions. Bioflavonoids anti-viral activity help viruses from infecting healthy cells! Elderberries are one of the richest sources of anthocyanins and phenolic compounds among small fruits and have strong antioxidant protection and therapeutic benefits including reduced risk of coronary heart disease, reduced risk of stroke, anticarcinogenic activity, improved visual acuity, and improved cognitive behavior.
The antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of clove is higher than many fruits, vegetables and other spices. Cloves contain analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral and anticarcinogenic properties.
Natural anti-microbial, anti-biotic, anti-fungal, anti-viral, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory. It is a natural immune booster and fights histamine reactions. We use Ceylon Cinnamon, “true cinnamon,” which is considered the healthiest form of cinnamon!
Strong anti-bacterial properties! Contains very potent anti-inflammatory compounds called gingerols & Shogals. Gingerols inhibit the formation of inflammatory cytokines; chemical messengers of the immune system which help boost immunity, fighting infections and reduce inflammation! Shogals have been studied and reported to relax the airway and aid in reducing cough. Ginger also contains properties to aid with nausea relief, improve brain function, and antioxidants which fight free radicals.
VITAMIN C (l-ascorbic acid)
Helps protect the cells from free radicals & is necessary for growth, development and repair of all body tissue! Immune boosting, antioxidant, and can improve white blood cell function. We only use 100% Organic L-Ascorbic acid in our products. L-Ascorbic acid is the most active form of Vitamin C derived from natural sources & is extremely important in protecting and healing the body!
Reportedly preferred as a cough suppressant over dextromethorphan, found in over the counter, preservative filled, cough medications. (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18056558).
Its impressive effect on symptomatic relief has made honey recommended by the World Health Organization as a natural cough remedy for children over 1 year of age. (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4264806/)
We use local, raw, honey. Raw honey is a proven antibacterial agent and aids with allergy relief.
Full of antioxidants, vitamins, & minerals! Maple syrup contains calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, sodium, potassium, and zinc. It and was found to have 24 different antioxidants, and contains vitamins such as thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, and B6. Oxidative damage, which is caused by free radicals, is believed to be among the mechanisms behind aging and many diseases. The antioxidants in Maple Syrup are important for neutralizing free radicals and reducing oxidative damage, potentially lowering your risk of some diseases. Maple syrup is also full of manganese, which helps boost energy production and synthesis of fatty acids and cholesterol
We believe in keeping it simple... Through experience and research, we have chosen to limit our ingredients to this list due to the proven effectiveness of this combination and the questionable safety and efficacy of other ingredients found in similar elderberry syrups you may see. We truly have you in our best interest & want to keep it simple and safe! If you have allergies to any of the above ingredients, please, reach out! We would love to make a special batch for you to help you stay well throughout the year!
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and this company is not licensed to give medical advice. Elderberry Syrup is not a medication but is considered an immune boosting natural remedy. While elderberries, when prepared properly, have been proven effective for the reasons mentioned above, please do your own research to determine if they are right for you. Elderberries are to be used with caution with certain medical conditions & we advise you to consult with your physician before using if you have a chronic illness