Unrest Constipation, thyroid, asthenia or fatigue
Beneficial Overweight, obesity, appetite suppressant, stimulating
The fucus algae is primarily a hue and dark olive brown. Fucus thalli has sort of sling divided into several ribbons, measuring up to one hundred centimeters long by two wide, flexible and strong. Fucus have the distinction of having gas-filled vesicles on the thalli, allowing it to float and especially to capture light. It is appropriate to specify that the kelp did not smell very nice and a very bad taste.
The fucus is usually located in the North Sea, Mediterranean Sea, English Channel, but also in the Pacific Ocean and Atlantic and Baltic Sea. What this alga Fucus can also grow well on rocks on the sandy, but not more than five feet deep. Fucus is found in Britain, well-known swimmers. The fucus is primarily a monoecious, so the feature is that it has male and female reproductive cells separate, but on this same alga.
Fucus composition Fucus medicinal properties
Fucus contains many compounds that make it particularly interesting, first of all it contains many vitamins, with vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin B6 and vitamin B12 and vitamin C.
The fucus also contains fibers that are not assimilated by the body, such as polysaccharides including alginate. The fucus also have a wealth of trace elements and minerals with copper and chromium, zinc and selenium, manganese, and also iron and iodine.
Fucus, despite his taste may be committing a food of the most remarkable in the search for weight loss. First the fucus is an appetite suppressant, in fact, once ingested it increases its volume in the stomach providing incredible satiety. Also allows the fucus in dieting to make the necessary vitamins and minerals, which prevents fatigue during this plan, and provide stimulation of the body and its immune system, making it ideal in overweight , and obesity.
The fucus restores intestinal transit, with a daily consumption and may even in cases of constipation, a laxative to be more delicate. By its high iodine content, the fucus stimulates secretions that affect thyroid hormone metabolism and stabilizes.
Fucus other uses
Did you know that fucus is an excellent fertilizer, dice most coveted by organic farming and much used in English speaking countries. The Japanese are incorporated in their basic food, and any vegetarians. The fucus is often associated in cattle feed.
Overweight, obesity, appetite suppressant, stimulating, asthenia or fatigue, constipation, thyroid.