Posted on August 01, 2012 by Kyleen Keenan | 0 Comments
Health Benefits of Hemp Protein
Hemp seeds are an EXCELLENT SOURCE of protein. It has a compete spectrum of organic proteins including all 20 amino acids that are USED in the human body. The important thing about proteins found in hemp is that they are similar to those found in the human body because hemp uses the right quantities to help our bodies make the protein it needs.
Essential Healthy Fats
Hemp contains the Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs) omega-3 and omega 6 in a healthy 3:1 ratio. It contains the hard to get gamma linolenic acid GLA. Essential fats found in hemp help reduce food cravings and inflammation and improve circulation throughout the body.
Hemp is a source of dietary fiber containing 8 grabs of fibre (one third of the recommended daily requirement) also an excellent source of dietary fibre.
Did you know? That there are no known allergies to hemp foods! Hemp does not contain sugar, saturated fatty acids, trans fats, no cholesterol, and does not contain any THC.
Find it in our Be Strong - Ultimate Protein Smoothie Mix with Hemp Protein, Mesquite (calcium & protein), and antioxidant rich cacao.