Do you know what diseases rapidly increase among women after menopause?
The diseases are stroke and heart attack which are life-threatening blood vessel diseases. The cause is menopause. After menopause, the secretion of female hormone (estrogen) which protects women’s body decreases, causing not only wrinkles and sagging but also hardening of blood vessels, and makes it easier to have lifestyle-related diseases.
The decrease of female hormone happens to all the women with age and it is not avoidable. That has been the common sense of medicine.
However, it has tuned out that a substance protects the body instead of female hormone.
The substance is Equol.
If you can get Equol, the blood vessels that arteriosclerosis progressed with age can be rejuvenated. The prevention of stroke and heart attack also can be expected. Another good news is that it can be expected that wrinkles will disappear and you look younger, and the prevention of cancer also can be expected.
Equol is not only effective for women but also effective for men and the same effect such as rejuvenation of blood vessels can be expected.
What kind of substance is Equol?
Equol can be extracted from urine of pregnant horses.
Why does Equol protect the body instead of female hormone?
Because the chemical structure of Equol is very similar to female hormone, so Equol has the same function as female hormone.
There is a research result that administration of Equol makes age of blood vessels younger, and Equol prevents breast cancer for women and prostate cancer for men.
In fact, you can create Equol in your body without depending on urine of horses.
How can Equol be created in the body?
Equol protects blood vessels like female hormone (estrogen).
Equol improves wrinkles, shallowing the depth of wrinkles and shrinking the area of wrinkles.
There are people who can create Equol and who can’t create Equol, and among people who can create Equol, there are people who can create Equol a lot and people who can’t create Equol very much.
The secret to create Equol is Soy Products (Fig. 1).
Equol is created in the intestine. When Soy products come to the intestine, the intestinal bacteria break down soy products and create Equol.
If you regularly eat soy products for a long time, the number of the intestinal bacteria creating Equol increases and more Equol is created.
How much soy products have been eaten until now decides whether you can create Equol or not.
The foodstuff helping increase Equol if you eat with are burdock and onion.
Burdock and onion contains Fructooligosaccharides which are food of the intestinal bacteria. Fructooligosaccharides increase good bacteria in the intestine, making better environment to create Equol. Other foodstuff containing Fructooligosaccharides are tomato, banana, garlic and asparagus.
Even if you can’t create Equol, if you continue to eat soy products for a long time, there is a possibility that you can become a person who can create Equol.
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