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kombu

Decongestant for excess mucus, helps lower blood pressure. Has powerful skin healing nutrient germanium. A meaty, high protein seaweed, higher in natural mineral salts than most other seaweeds.
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(2009) reported that consumption of sea tangle powder reduced average body weight in Korean female college students.
The crude fat content of different dietary groups showed no significant difference except in 0.1% STC supplemented group which could be due to the combined effect of sea tangle and charcoal.
The higher concentrations of HDL and lower concentration of LDL in the STC diet groups could be due to the combined effect of STC on duck meat, as sea tangle possesses several biological activities such as antioxidant activity, anti-mutagenic activity (Park et al., 2009).
Sea tangle supplementation lowers blood glucose and supports antioxidant systems in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
Effects of sea tangle (Lamina japonica) powder on quality characteristics of breakfast sausages.