Asparagus, as a foodAsparagus is packed with vitamins including A, C, E, K and B6, as well as folate, iron, copper, calcium, protein and fiber. A true superfood! It is said to help with urinary tract infections, ease bloating, cure hangovers, help control diabetes and more.
Asparagus, as a supplementMade from asparagus, the ingredient found in RestoreZ is ETAS or enzyme-treated asparagus extract. It is known for its anti-stress and anti-inflammatory benefits. ETAS helps re-sync your circadian rhythm and optimally modulates our sleep-wake patterns.
Why we chose itIn short, we chose ETAS because of its balancing effects on sleep. Whether you sleep too little, too light or even too long (sleep hangover), ETAS helps restore balance with the regulators that keep our sleep cycles synchronized. Asparagus supplement benefits include an increase in the quality of sleep, helping us feel better rested.
Fun facts about asparagus
- Asparagus is part of the lily family.
- China, Peru and Mexico are the leading producers of asparagus.
- The majority of asparagus grown in the U.S. is in just three states: California (70% or 50,000 tons per year), Washington, Michigan.
- It is believed that Queen Nefertiti proclaimed the vegetable to be the food of the Gods.