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Greens and Whole Foods Powders

Greens and Whole Food Supplements reviewed by ConsumerLab.com

Learn what to look for when trying to find the best greens, whole foods supplements --powders and capsules. Review tests for contamination with lead, cadmium, arsenic and pesticides, plus information about safety, side effects, potential allergic reactions. Understand what you are taking before you buy.

Greens and Whole Foods Powders Review

Clinical Updates (2)

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2/21/2016

Gastrointestinal Side-Effects of Chlorella

In response to a CL Answer about Spirulina, CL members have reported vomiting after using another algae-based supplement, Chlorella — a common ingredient in "greens" powders and drinks. We then reviewed clinical studies of Chlorella and found high rates of other gastrointestinal side-effects. For details see the "Concerns and Cautions" section of the Greens and Whole Foods Powders and Pills Review >>
7/09/2014

Chlorella Lowers Cholesterol and Triglycerides

A daily dose of chlorella (an ingredient included in some "greens" and whole foods supplements) significantly reduced total cholesterol, "bad" VLDL cholesterol, and triglyceride levels in men and women with mildly elevated cholesterol. Get the details, including the dosage used, plus our tests and comparisons of supplements containing chlorella and other "greens" in the updated Greens and Whole Foods Powders and Pills >> 

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