The American Heart Association defines cholesterol as “a waxy substance. It’s not “bad”: your body needs it to build cells. But too much can be a problem”. Actually, it is the most common cause of strokes and heart diseases. According to WHO “raised cholesterol is estimated to cause 2.6 million deaths (4.5% of total) and 29.7 million disability adjusted life years“. Lowering cholesterol products is becoming a must for many people nowadays.
Caromax fiber: The natural solution for lowering cholesterol
Caromax fiber is obtain from carob. It possesses a high content of insoluble fiber and is specially rich in lignin. Its physiological properties (water-holding capacity and resistance to human digestive enzymes) contribute to an improved intestinal motility and bowel function.There are scientific evidence that claim that carob insoluble fiber is effective in reducing total cholesterol, C-LDL and triglycerides, as well as improving C-HDL. Therefore, it can play an important role in fighting cholesterol.