209 content results for "vitamins and minerals"
Astaxanthin, Lutein, Zeaxanthin, Vitamins and Minerals absolutely improve the health of the eye in macular degeneration; achieving more than simply slowing down eye disease
In a randomized-controlled clinical trial patients with mild to moderate age-related macular degeneration were placed on antioxidant supplements for a short amount of time to gauge the potential benefit to vision. The participant’s averagMore info...
March 10, 2008
DHA is one of the two healthy fats found in fish such as salmon or sardine. DHA is also available in supplement form from either fish or from a vegetarian source (algae source). In this study researchers from Tufts University and the University of WiMore info...
June 29, 2009
Newly discovered benefits for very important vitamins; Vitamin K fights inflammation and Vitamin D is related to important cardiovascular-antioxidant protection
Scientists from the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, state that there is evidence that Vitamin K and Vitamin D play a protective role against inflammation. They used high-quality investigational-research tooMore info...
November 23, 2007
Immune Health by: Jerry Hickey, R.Ph. Follow on Google+The purpose of the immune system is to keep infectious microbes such as dangerous bacteria, viruses, parasites and yeasts, out of the body, and to destroy any infectious microorganisms that do iMore info...
September 19, 2011
Increased intakes of vitamin E may reduce the risk of bladder cancer by about 35 per cent, says a new study from an international team of researchers. Their research also shows that carotenoids, the B-Complex Vitamins NiacMore info...
January 8, 2010
The following is a list of benefits recently uncovered for common minerals: Copper improved immune function in men Growing evidence shows the blood pressure lowering effects of Potassium (not as the chloride)More info...
July 6, 2004
European researchers who are part of the Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study that there is a correlation between higher levels of vitamins B2 and B6 and a lower risk of developing colorectal cancer. &nbsMore info...
October 4, 2010
Diabetics are at greater risk of loosing memory than their healthy peers. In this new, small study diabetics were fed a high fat, the same meal with antioxidant Vitamins, or just water. The patients did not usually take antioxidant supplements. A batMore info...
June 16, 2008
An Australian study shows that safe, inexpensive B Vitamins could be powerful heavy hitters in the fight against migraines. Professor Lyn Griffiths of Griffith University said a trial found that Vitamin B-complex supplements and also the B vitamin foMore info...
February 24, 2009
288 hospitalized patients were compared to 144 hospitalized cervical cancer patients. Patients with cancer had a lower intake of Beta-Carotene from their diet and a lower intake of Vitamin A, Vitamin C, and Vitamin E fromMore info...
February 17, 2010