Health Benefits
Of Chlorella And Spirulina

Wondering what some of the health benefits of chlorella and spirulina are? Both chlorella and spirulina a very healthy on their own rights. Together, they make an ultra-healthy combination that provides a plethora of health benefits. In case you didn't already know, chlorella and spirulina are two different types of algae.

Those who are dealing with diseases and various health problems will be very happy to learn that consuming chlorella and spirulina together may improve the health situations of those dealing with various cancers, osteoporosis, arthritis, and numerous other health problems. Of course, no one can make any guarantees. But if these algae could help your body in some way or another, isn't it worth at least learning about?

chlorella and spirulina drink mixture in glassA mixture of chlorella and spirulina
in a glass of water.

How can these algae do such wonders? Two reasons:

  1. They are a source of many different nutritious substances, a few of which include: Vitamins B, C, and E; Omega-3, chlorophyll, calcium, magnesium, and much more
  2. The proportions of each nutritious substance are perfectly in line with ratios necessary for proper absorption and digestion.

Since chlorella and spirulina contain so many vitamins and minerals, they act as a special superfood, which simply means that they have an extraordinary quantity of nutrients. And in this case, they also have a diverse variety of nutrients, too.

It's not a pill or a man-made chemical formula, although it can be dried and formed into a tab or capsule. It's natural, just the way God made it.

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How Chlorella and Spirulina Are Harvested

Most chlorella and spirulina is grown in large ponds under special conditions. Things like sunlight and water movement are regulated in order to optimally grow this algae. Once the growth cycle is complete, the micro-algae are strained from the water and dried out. It is then either sold as powder, or compacted into a tablet or capsule and sold that way.

The following video shows the process involved in growing and harvesting spirulina. The same process is used for chlorella. Although the video is old (from the '80s) it's still helpful to see where the algae come from. Now, check out the video...

Closing Recommendation

Both chlorella and spirulina are real foods, so you it would be pretty hard to "overdose" on it, but I recommend starting with small quantities, because it's a powerful detoxifier and it produces similar results to a laxative, if you know what I mean. :) Oh and by the way, if you consume a lot of this algae on a regular basis, you'll notice that your stools turn greenish. That's a good thing; it's a sign that you're taking enough chlorella and spirulina to gain the many health benefits they offer!

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Related Video: Demonstrating Chlorella And Spirulina

In this video, I review some of the health benefits of chlorella and spirulina, and I demonstrate how to mix the algae powder together with water for a fun, healthy drink!

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