It’s time to 'Kick the Sugar' in this 7-day Detox

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Did you develop a bit of a sweet tooth over the holidays? or maybe you’ve always longed for dessert while eating your main meal? either way, Viridian’s 7-day Sugar Detox Kit is here to support you in kicking your sugar cravings.

Is sugar so bad?

With 1 can of coke containing 9 cubes of sugar, more than the entire recommended daily allowance for an adult, and with free sugars ‘hiding out’ in expected and unexpected places, it’s easy to see why UK adults and children are consuming ‘way’ above the RDA.

Having a diet with high levels of sugar can contribute to weight gain which can lead to health problems such as heart disease, some cancers, and type 2 diabetes. Sugar is also one of the main causes of tooth decay.

What are free sugars?

Free sugars are sugars that are added to food or drinks as well as sugars found naturally in honey, syrups, and unsweetened fruit and vegetable juices, smoothies and purées. ‘These  shouldn't make up more than 5% of the energy (calories) you get from food and drink each day.’ NHS website

Free sugars can be found in so many food products including sweets, cakes, biscuits, chocolate, some fizzy drinks, fruit juices as well as sugars found in natural foods such as fruit and vegetables, it’s easy to see how the sugar stacks up each day.

UK Sugar Recommended daily allowance (RDA)

The UK Government recommends that Adults should have no more than 30g of free sugars a day (7 sugar cubes per day) Children 7-10 (6 sugar cubes per day) and 4-6 (5 sugar cubes per day)

So, why is so hard to kick the Sugar Addiction?

Once you’re hooked on sugar, the brain can react to sugar in a very similar way to drugs and alcohol, with sugar cravings being hard to control - Viridian have developed the 7-day Sugar Detox Kit.

Viridian 7-day Sugar Detox Kit explained:

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The Viridian 7-day Sugar Detox Kit, will help you balance your blood glucose levels, Improve your metabolism, Improve your body weight and Improve your energy levels.

What’s included in the kit?

  • Chromium & Cinnamon Complex

  • Chromium is an important mineral that contributes to the maintenance of normal blood glucose levels. Cinnamon, also known as “sweet wood,” has been well studied clinically and has a long history of traditional use.

  • This will help you cope without sugar

  • A 7-day Detox guide with 7 days of healthy recipes

 

 

 

 

Pick up your 7-day Sugar Detox Kit today at Apothecary 27 71-73 Weyhill, Haslemere, Surrey, GU27 1H