What are the Health Benefits of the Haskap Berry?

Updated: Jun 5, 2020

How Does VBG Haskap Contribute to Cardiovascular Health?

Haskap has been proven to

  • lower glucose and cholesterol levels

  • regulate blood pressure

  • inhibit the development of atherosclerosis

*each of these things contributes to better cardiovascular health

Why is it Important to Reduce Inflammation?

Chronic inflammation could increase the risk of many chronic diseases including atherosclerosis, diabetes, neurodegenerative disorders, and cancer.

Haskap has been proven to

  • reduce gum inflammation

  • reduce liver inflammation

  • reduce lung inflammation

  • reduce arthritis inflammation

Can VBG Haskap Help to Improve Brain Health?

Alzheimer’s disease occurs when amyloid beta plaques form in the brain. It seems as if the anthocyanin, C3G, in Haskap interferes with the development of amyloid beta plaques in the brain.

The C3G in Haskap has been proven to

  • improve learning and memory

  • improve brain cell growth and survival

Why is Haskap Helpful in Controlling Diabetes?

The polyphenols present in Haskap berries

  • control blood-sugar levels and contributes to preventing Type 2 Diabetes

  • directly stimulate the pancreas to produce insulin

How Can the Haskap Berry Help to Prevent Cancer?

C3G-rich Haskap berry extracts

  • have protective effects against DNA damage that could ultimately lead to the growth of cancer cells.

  • reduce the DNA damage of human cells exposed to UV radiation and carcinogens.

C3G-rich berry extracts has been proven to

  • stop the growth of new cancer cells and/or induce the death of cancer cells

  • suppress the spread of prostate cancer cells

  • suppress the spread of cancer cells in the colon

  • suppress the movement of oral cancer cells to other parts of the body

  • have potential in killing malignant cells and keeping tumor cells localized

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