Let us start at the beginning… what is it? And before you start looking for a buy button, we don’t sell it! But… we do know where you can get it… http://diatomaceous.net/where-to-buy/ (From Merriam Webster)
Audio pronunciation for ” diatomaceous “ Definition of DIATOMACEOUS EARTH : a light friable siliceous material derived chiefly from diatom remains and used especially as a filter Definition for Children: Function: noun : a light crumbly material that is made up mostly of the silica-containing skeletons of dead diatoms and is used especially as a filter First Known Use of DIATOMACEOUS EARTH 1883
When I read that definition I do not think that there would be any benefit whatsoever to eating diatomaceous earth, but I would be oh so wrong! This stuff has amazing health benefits. Lowering blood pressure and cholesterol are just two of them.
I urge you to visit this website and especially to study this particular page:
Human Conditions Treatable with DE:
Bloating and Flatulence
Blood Sugar Regulation
Blood Pressure Control
Detox & Cleansing
Health Heavy Metal Detoxifier
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Strengthens Blood Vessels
Teeth and Gums
Worms and Parasites
And if that is not enough, you can use it to kill bugs in your home and garden!