Smoothie-additions you can add to blended drinks.
Juice Bar smoothie-additions, protein, multi-vitamins, bee pollen, ginseng, etc.
Protein Powder A milk and egg white product containing no soy, no gelatin, no coaltar derivatives, no fat and no preservatives. Each serving (1/2oz) provides 40 calories, 7 grams of protein, 0 carbohydrates and no cholesterol.
Bee Pollen The male seed of flowers which fertilizes the plant. It is collected by honey bees. Researchers claim that bee pollen prolongs life and increases energy and sexual stamina. It includes 12 amino acids (9 essential), 14 minerals, various enzymes for digestion, and significant amounts of all of the B-complex vitamins.
Important: bee pollen has been known to cause adverse reactions in humans with low tolerance to pollens. Those who are allergic should start usage in very small amounts.
Ginseng Derived from a small perennial plant in northern China, it has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries. It is now considered a vital health supplement for increasing energy and mental alertness. Caution: Ginseng contains a caffeine-like chemical and enters the bloodstream very rapidly. It can cause hypertension, nervousness and insomnia if taken in doses in excess of 3 grams.
Calcium Everyone needs calcium in order to maintain strong teeth and bones. A highly recommended addition to your diet.
Vitamin C A basic antioxidant and essential in the synthesis of collagen and the health of connective tissue, gums, teeth and bones.
Lecithin A granule derived from soybeans. Lecithin aids in the emulsification of fats and cholesterol preventing the buildup of these harmful substances in the bloodstream.
Wheatgerm The richest part of the wheat-berry. It`s 29% complete vegetarian protein and is very high in vitamin E, B-vitamins, copper iron and micro-algae.
Oat-bran Oat-bran is essentially used for its fiber. It is a totally natural grain and helps reduce cholesterol buildup.
Multi-Vitamin This is The Health Stop's feature supplement. Add this to any Smoothie to get your daily allowance of vitamins and minerals.
Spirulina A blue-green micro-algae providing a more complete protein then beef. It is an excellent source of many of the B-vitamins, iron and trace minerals. It also contains all 9 essential amino acids plus 10 of the 11 non-essential aminos.
Creatine is synthesized in the liver from the amino acids arginine and glycine and stored in the major skeletal muscles including the heart. Once inside the muscle, it is phosphorylated which is a high energy substrate that assists in the contraction of muscle fibers.
L-Glutamine Skeletal muscles are the primary sites of glutamine concentration. There is an increased demand for glutamine during stress associated with exercise, illness or trauma. Glutamine supplementation supports protein synthesis as well as the rate of glycogen production.
Designer Protein One scoop adds 17 grams of whey protein with only 2 grams of carbohydrates.
Top of Page
Return Home from the Smoothie-Additions Page