The Pig Pack Plus contains two bottles each of Dr. Wallach's Majestic Earth Minerals and Majestic Earth Ultimate Tangy Tangerine and one bottle each of his Majestic Earth Beyond OsteoFx, Ultimate GlucoGel (120 capsules) and Ultimate EFA (180 gel caps).
Ingested regularly on a day in, day out basis the Pig Pack Plus provides the perfect "insurance policy" of all ninety nutrients essential to human health with an emphasis on those nutrients and nutrient co-factors the body relies upon for the raw material it requires to reclaim and maintain musculo skeletal health.
Some of the Pig Pack Plus highlights include:
CALCIUM AND OSTEOPOROSIS: Regular exercise and a healthy diet with enough calcium helps teen and young adult women maintain good bone health and my reduce their risk of Osteoporosis later in life
FOLIC ACID AND NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS: Healthful diets with adequate folate may reduce a woman's risk of having a child with a brain or spinal cord defect. Women who consume healthful diets with adequate folate throughout their childbearing years may reduce their risk of having a child with a birth defect of the brain or spinal cord. Sources of folate include fruits, vegetables, whole grain products, fortified cereals and dietary supplements. 8mg of folic acid in a dietary supplement is more effective in reducing the risk of neural tube defects than a lower amount in foods in common form. The FDA does not endorse this claim. Public health authorities recommend that women consume 4mg of folic acid daily from fortified foods or dietary supplements or both to reduce the risk of neural tube defects.
OMEGA - 3 FATTY ACIDS AND CORONARY HEART DISEASE: Consumption of Omega -3 fatty acids my reduce the risk of coronary heart disease. The FDA evaluated the data and determined that although there is scientific evidence supporting the claim, the evidence is not conclusive
ANTIOXIDANTS: The National Academy of Sciences identifies a dietary antioxidant as a substance in foods that significantly decreases free radicals (e.g. reactive oxygen) and reactive nitrogen substances (e.g. N-nitroso compounds). Vitamin C and E are antioxidants. As part of a well-balanced diet rich in fresh fruits and vegetables, daily intake of at least 400 ug of folic acid, 3 mg of Vitamin B6 and 5mg of Vitamin B12 may reduce the risk of vascular disease. There are obviously many more health benefits of dietary nutrients, these are just a sample.
SELENIUM: "Selenium may reduce the risk of certain cancers. Some scientific evidence suggests that consumption of selenium may reduce the risk of certain forms of cancer. However, FDA has determined that this evidence is limited and not conclusive."