Chromium Picolinate is
sometimes promoted as products that have the ability to even out levels of
sugar in the blood while enhancing the body's fat burning metabolism. Some
research studies have shown that additional chromium in a person's diet may
help to normalize sugar levels in diabetics, but not in everyone. It is an
ideal supplement for more mature adults as the body absorbs less chromium as we
Chromium Picolinate is a
dietary supplement that may be helpful in suppressing appetites and cravings.
Additionally, it has been shown to build muscle and trim fat simultaneously. If
taken with exercise and as part of a calorie controlled diet, the results can
Research conducted on
overweight volunteers given Chromium Picolinate for 72 days, but following no
particular diet or exercise regime, were shown to have lost an average of just
over 4 pounds of fat while also gaining 1.4 pounds of lean muscle. Therefore,
for anyone wishing to lose weight, adding the recommended dosage of Chromium
Picolinate can aid in weight loss and lead to desirable results.
It enhances insulin's
effect in the body, improving the uptake of glucose, thereby causing better
blood circulation and maintenance of blood sugar level. Evidence also supports
chromium's ability as a cholesterol and atherosclerosis fighter. Gaining
energy, burning fat, and building muscle with greater ease are attributed to
chromium, to name a few. It assists the body in losing weight by helping it to
build muscle to replace fat. Lowering body fat and increasing lean body mass
are just a few of the positive properties that chromium exhibits on the body.
Research shows that supplementation also has some age slowing effects and
therefore can increase the life span.
Specific people have
been shown to dramatically gain from ingesting chromium picolinate. Some cases
where it can help are diabetes, high cholesterol, hypoglycemia, and obesity.
Research indicates that the majority of people in the United States are chromium
deficient. Most people could use chromium in their diets. As chromium levels
decrease with age and deficiencies occur with people who do not eat a good
balanced diet, chromium picolinate supplementation can be very beneficial.
Because processed foods have much of the chromium removed, increasing ones
chromium content is recommended to sustain proper glucose levels and gain
energy. Anyone who likes to live with energy, burn fat, and increase strength
and muscle mass would also do well to supplement with chromium...bodybuilders,
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings per Container: 90
(as Chromium Picolinate)
* Daily Value Not Established
*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. As always, consult with your physician before taking any and all supplements. LifeSource Vitamins