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Pycnogenol®:Pycnogenol and diabetes, Pycnogenol for diabetes


How does Pycnogenol® French maritime pine bark extract help manage blood glucose levels? In diabetes, the excess amounts of glucose remaining unused in the blood stream may impact the vascular system. Pycnogenol® may help normalize blood sugar levels by slowing the absorption of carbohydrates, which results is a reduced glucose load of the blood stream.