What are Bone Broth Protein Supplements?
Bone Broth Protein is one of the most prominent dietary supplements on shelf today. Undoubtedly, you’ve seen it at your local grocery store, specialty retail chain or pharmacy. The benefits of supplementing this product are the subject of many scientific studies and now it’s something you’re considering taking yourself. In the opening article of the Ultimate Guide to Bone Broth Protein we discussed exactly “What is Bone Broth?”. Now let’s discuss “What are Bone Broth Supplements?”
At present there are hundreds of Bone Broth Protein supplements on the market. It comes in various forms – powder, concentrate or gelatin, and liquid. They all are very similar in terms of the end-product benefits but have gone through different stages of processing to get there. The most common form is powder, which is pure bone broth (at least in Zammex’ Bone Broth) dehydrated down to a powder that is easily mixable in juice, water, almond milk, blended in smoothies, cooked with dinner and more. The origin of Bone Broth is also unique to the respective brand. Most products are derived from bovine (the most common origin), however you can obtain bone broth from chicken and fish as well.
Zammex’ Bone Broth Protein is derived from grass-fed, pasture raised bovine. One of the most important features besides being pure is that it is hydrolyzed, which means it’s put through hydrolysis to break down the molecules into a smaller form. Why is this important? Simple - smaller particles mean more efficient absorption and more efficient absorption means you’re optimizing just about everything your intake. In terms of supplements, you want to get the most out of what you buy and not excrete any of it as a waste product. Bone Broth provides you with Type II Collagen, chondroitin, glucosamine, hyaluronic acid, potassium, calcium, magnesium, pure protein and amino acids and you want your body to use it all!
Like many dietary supplements, the FDA has taken its usual position and will not substantiate any of the health claims with taking Bone Broth. However, there is enough convincing work on the benefits of Bone Broth supplementation – like joint relief, digestive health, and skin rejuvenation to include it in your health and wellness journey. The key is to remember this is a dietary supplement – a bonus to your daily diet. Bone Broth as a supplement will help support you in your journey to improve your health and physical well-being by adding very valuable bioactives that you will need as you age, exercise and diet.