Vitality Works Cranberry is standardized to a 4:1 ratio. Each capsule contains the equivalent of 1,600 mg of fresh berries.
- Supports a healthy urinary tract.
- Antioxidants, flavonoids, and other phytochemicals support overall wellness.
- Supports oral hygiene and gastric health.
This small, brightly-colored, tart fruit belongs to the same family as other health-friendly berries like bilberry and blueberry. Cranberries provide a rich source of antioxidants, flavonoids, and other phytochemicals shown to support human health. In fact, cranberries contain more antioxidants than 19 other commonly eaten fruits.
Cranberry is perhaps best known for supporting urinary tract health by and protecting against bad guys so they can't make mischief for healthy cells.
Cranberry has been shown to support dental health through a similar defense mechanism. By inhibiting oral bugs from sticking to teeth and gums, nasty plaque cannot easily form, thus helping to maintain a healthy mouth.
Also through a similar mechanism in the stomach, cranberries have been shown to fend other powerful bugs, that can be the most common cause of some stomach challenges. Cranberry is thought to prevent these unsavory critters from sticking to stomach lining, which is particularly important in aging bodies.
Cranberry is currently being studied for its brain cell health, as well as supporting healthy cholesterol levels .
- If you are prone to kidney stones or currently being treated with warfarin, please consult your health care practitioner before beginning cranberry products.