Going back to the basics, supplements exist because over time, humans have found that higher doses of certain nutrients than what we normally get in our food can be beneficial. Often, eating enough of the foods that contain these nutrients is unrealistic. Putting these nutrients in a capsule or tablet in a higher dose or isolated from food allows us to get the medicinal benefits of these nutrients without putting our health at risk from overeating. However, some ingredients are clumpy, sticky or grainy, and don’t go into a capsule or tablet very well. Other ingredients are not soluble or
With so many curcumin products claiming high bioavailability these days, how do you know what is the best curcumin supplement for you?
Here, we breakdown the top five factors (Absorption & Retention, Clinical Trials, Efficacy, Purity and Potency) that make a good curcumin supplement. Most curcumin supplements offer limited benefits because standard curcumin is poorly absorbed and quickly gets excreted from the body. Longvida Optimized Curcumin was created as a solution to the curcumin problem of low bioavailability and poor tissue absorption. Longvida Optimized Curcumin has been studied in several clinical trials and has been proven to be absorbed into the tissues where it benefits inflammation relief, joint, brain, liver health, digestion and more!
By avoiding rapid excretion in the body, Longvida Optimized Curcumin products such as Curcumin Active, CurcuVIVA, CurcuMind, and CurcuLight are absorbed into tissues where they are stable and retain maximum effectiveness. Longvida Optimized Curcumin products are free of synthetic processing aids and are potent, so that you can obtain the maximum benefits from your curcumin supplement.