According to the well-known naturopathic physician, Dr. Bernard Jensen, colostrum has a therapeutic role to play with heart disease, diabetes, autoimmune diseases, allergies, bacterial, viral and parasitic infections, gingivitis, colds, and the flu* Colostrum has powerful antioxidant properties, is anti-inflammatory and is a source of many vitamins, minerals, enzymes and amino acids if it is unprocessed and in its original natural state. This Native Protein is never subjected to any heating or processing that would damage the full range of the original proteins or active peptides. As nature intended, colostrum is designed to have contact with the oral mucosal surface before swallowing. * The statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.