A good recommendation for people with diabetes!
Its constituents may help improve the strength and integrity of blood vessels and reduce damage to these vessels associated with diabetes and other diseases, such as atherosclerosis (calcium and fat deposits in arteries).
Help protect & enhance vision:
Two common complications of diabetic eye disease (retinopathy) and kidney disease (nephropathy), often begin when the tiny capillaries of these organs are injured by the presence of excessive sugar. Antioxidants allow these harmful oxidizing agents to bind to them instead of to body cells, preventing the agents from causing permanent damage to the lining of blood vessels.
The anthocyanins in bilberry help reduce flow pressure in the body’s capillaries and thus help improve circulation and the condition of various cardiovascular conditions. The most famous of which is chronic venous insufficiency and atherosclerosis.