Vitamins and Anti-oxidants

Vitamins, Longevity and A Flawed AMA Study

Will multi-vitamins shorten your life? Read on…. Shame on AMA?s Archives of Internal Medicine October 11, 2011 Did you hear the breaking news last night?that multivitamins may shorten your life? Here?s how junk science from the AMA set off the media frenzy. Bloomberg phrased it this way: ?Multivitamins and some dietary supplements, used regularly by …

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Probitotics: Replenishing Your Good Bacteria

WHAT ARE PROBIOTICS? They are supplements containing bacteria that are found in all human intestines and known to provide several benefits necessary for good health. These bacteria include acidophilus, bifidus, bulgaricus and many others. Beneficial flora help keep yeasts and other organisms from overgrowing. They also produce substances, such as butyric acid, that nourish the …

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Probiotics Slash Cold Risk

Study reveals a 27% reduced risk of upper respiratory tract infection while using probiotics. Probiotics Slash Cold Risk Probiotics, microorganisms that help maintain the natural balance of organisms (microflora) in the intestines, have become of greater interest as certain studies suggest their utility in a number of gastrointestinal conditions. Allan W. Cripps, from Griffith University …

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Omega-3s Aid in Cancer Battle

Omega 3’s affect squamous cell carcinoma. A supplement may be a good option. Omega-3s Aid in Cancer Battle Posted on Aug. 28, 2013 Previously, a number of studies suggest that long chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), inhibit cancer formation in vivo but their mechanism of action is unclear. …

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