In 1959, chromium
was first identified as an element that enables the
hormone insulin to function properly.
picolinate has been studied for
diabetes and has become a popular dietary supplement.
It is widely available in health food stores, drug
stores and online.
Picolinate is a mineral that humans require
in trace amounts. It's found in small quantities in
foods such as brewer's yeast, calf liver, whole grains,
processed meats and cheese.
Natural Wealths? Chromium Picolinate
is also believed to help the body process carbohydrates
and fats. It is marketed as a weight
loss aid for dieters
and an ergogenic (muscle-building)
aid for bodybuilders
and athletes. One
form in particular,
chromium picolinate, is popular because it is
one of the more easily absorbed forms.
Picolinate is an essential trace mineral that
can help with blood sugar levels. It is being studied
to find out what role it also plays in promoting body
composition and lean muscle mass. Directions:
one tablet daily for adults, preferably with a meal.
Diabetics/Hypoglycemics: use only
under a doctor?s supervision because this product
which may enhances insulin sensitivity and may affect
your blood glucose levels.