7 Reasons Why Yacon Syrup is Good For Senior Citizens

Have you ever heard of yacon syrup? This secret syrup with amazing health benefits has been making news nationwide. Yacon syrup (scientifically called: smallanthus sonchifolius), heard of by many through the Dr. Oz Show and promoted by Livestrong.com, is made from the root of an Andes mountain potato-like vegetable found in Brazil, Peru and Bolivia. Yacon…

Yacon Syrup- Healthy or Hoax?

The trendy new weight loss supplement on everybody’s radar is yacon syrup. A famous TV doctor called it a “metabolism game changer” and products have flooded the market making all kinds of big claims. So is yacon syrup really healthy or just another diet hoax? How is it different form all the other weight loss…

Yacon Syrup Possible Benefits For Endurance Athletes

The diet and health communities are all buzzing about yacon syrup and the many health benefits it seems to have. Endurance athletes are always concerned about maintaining optimal health and looking for the best diet additions and supplements to keep their bodies in top condition. Is yacon syrup something that endurance athletes should consider? Recent…

The Health Benefits of Yacon Syrup

The latest health and wellness craze to take hold involves a little know plant that is native to South American. It’s a diet staple of several countries down there and has a long history, having been cultivated and consumed by the Ancient Incans. So what is taking the diet world by storm? Yacon syrup is…

Can Yacon Syrup Help Diabetics?

In recent years, there has been considerable research on the diabetic health benefits of Yacon, a perennial plant native to South America.  The extract from the plant is now widely available in yacon syrup concentration.  Since yacon syrup is becoming more and more popular, there is a tendency by some to brush it off as…