Chia Seed - Organic
Organic Chia Seeds. “Chia” is the Mayan word for “strength.” Chia seed is highly nutritious, medicinal, and it has been used for centuries for its beneficial properties. Chia was a staple for Incan, Mayan, and Aztec cultures because of it's ability to energize the body. Today, Chia seed is being rediscovered and embraced as a “superfood” and it is quickly becoming popular among nutritionists and herbalists alike.
Essential fatty acids alpha-linolenic and linoleic acid, mucin, strontium, 30% protein, Vitamins A, B, E, and D, and minerals including calcium, phosphorus, potassium, sulphur, iron, iodine, copper, zinc, sodium, magnesium, manganese, niacin, thiamine, silicon, and anti-oxidants. Touted as being the new ‘superfood’, Chia seeds are high in easily digestible protein, essential fatty acids, vitamins, soluble fiber, antioxidants, and minerals. Chia seeds readily dissolve into the water, creating a substance that looks like gelatin. This gel-forming action is due to the soluble fiber in the Chia seed. Chia seed has hydrophilic properties, and can absorb more than 12 times its weigh in water. 1 pound
DISCLAIMER: ALWAYS CONSULT WITH YOUR DOCTOR BEFORE TAKING ANYTHING IN ADDITION TO YOUR DAILY MEDICATION. THIS PRODUCT IS NOT INTENDED TO TREAT OR CURE ANY ILLNESS AND IS USED AS A COMPLIMENT TO YOUR CUSINE WHILE PROMOTING GOOD HEALTH FROM THE VITAMINS, MINERALS AND COMPOUNDS FOUND NATURALLY IN EVERYDAY COOKING SPICES.