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)

di·a·to·ma·ceous

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:

http://diatomaceous.net/lets-eat-dirt/

Human Conditions Treatable with DE:

Alzheimer’s

Anti-Inflammatory

Arteriosclerosis

Arthritis

Bloating and Flatulence

Blood Sugar Regulation

Blood Pressure Control

Bone Strength

Bronchitis

Candida

Cholesterol Control

Chronic Fatigue

Collagen Generation

Colon Cleanser

Detox & Cleansing

Diabetes/Pancreas

Digestive Aid

Diuretic

Emphysema

Hair/Nail Growth

Health Heavy Metal Detoxifier

Hypoglycemia

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Joint/Tendon Health

Osteoporosis

Pregnancy

Scabies Skin/Complexion

Stimulates Metabolism

Strengthens Blood Vessels

Teeth and Gums

Thyroid Problems

Tissue Repair

Varicose Veins

Worms and Parasites

And if that is not enough, you can use it to kill bugs in your home and garden!

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