is the pre-milk provided by mammal mothers to their newborn. It is a
rich cocktail of immune and growth factors, which literally gives life
to most mammal babies. The world is just discovering the General
Health and therapeutic potential for bovine colostrum to mankind.
Unlike most foods and nutritional supplements, there are an estimated
5,000 studies into colostrum. The sales of colostrum for basic good
health are rising dramatically as are the medical food or nutriceutical
products developments. A key objective of the ICR is to eliminate the
confusion created by the conflictory and exaggerated claims made by
a few unprofessional marketers of colostrum around the world.
ICR is the centre for global colostrum knowledge and research. It is
a central information source for consumers, health professionals and
Consumers are advised to first investigate the Immune
Function before looking at the benefits of taking the colostrums.
This section includes relevant research and a questions page. The Research
section contains research on certain Illnesses
The Institute of Colostrum Research (ICR) has established a criteria
by which colostrum products can be evaluated. ICR has undertaken this
task as to educate the consumer to judge colostrum products from different
distributors. In this way the consumer can make a more educated choice
as to which colostrum product is best.
of Colostrum Research also offers invaluable links to information relating
through to Books
and the latest News and media
Health professionals and researchers may wish to investigate colostrum
benefits before moving to the research section. If you like to be updated
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Logic infers that colostrum or its Derivatives
may provide the answer to buttressing humans against the daily attacks
against our immune systems. We are excited about its potential.
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