Chickory Root – The Coffee Alternative

Are you looking for a coffee substitute, well neither was I until I had to remove coffee from my diet : ( !

Here comes Chickory root with it’s health boosting benefits…

It looks and tastes something like coffee but is caffeine-free and less expensive than the real thing.

This medicinal herb, helps purify the blood and detox the liver.

Chicory root…

•Supports digestion, and the breakdown/metabolism of fats by increasing bile production

•Contains inulin which helps regulate blood sugar levels and pulls toxins from the body when we visit the bathroom

• Inulin can regulate blood sugar levels and pulls toxins from the body when we visit the bathroom and boosts immunity.

• Chicory is full of antioxidants

• Reduces inflammation in the body

• Studies show that it’s antibacterial and anti-fungal

• Helps boost digestion and relieve constipation. : )

OK,  I’ll admit it’s not coffee and I surely do miss my morning cup and boy do I hope this is temporary, but in the meantime I will enjoy the deep, dark, slightly bitter & rich taste and all the benefits of my cup of chickory root : )

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In peace, health & with much love,

Joycelyn Bejar
Certified Fitness Nutrition Specialist
Certified Personal Trainer

 

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