Heavy metals are everywhere: our water, our cleaning supplies, and our food. Even in the air we breathe! Though it’s nearly impossible to avoid them, heavy metals are toxic and their build-up can be harmful to our health. Which is why regularly cleansing is an integral part of living clean. Not only does a cleanse reset the body after a little junk food and sugar binge, but it also eliminates other toxins as well – like heavy metals. The good news is that there are ways to protect yourself, cleanse and even avoid extra heavy metals from entering your system.
“One of the greatest food substances for cleansing the bowel and other elimination systems, the liver and blood is chlorophyll, as found in all green vegetables, especially the green leafy vegetables. The problem we find here is that food greens contain less than half of one percent chlorophyll… Chlorella has over five times more chlorophyll than wheat grass, over ten times more than barley grass… Chlorella supplements can speed up the rate of cleansing of the bowel, bloodstream, and liver by supplying plenty of chlorophyll.” (Excerpt from Chlorella, Jewel of the Far East by Bernard Jensen, Ph.D.)