Vitamin A: the “Eye Vitamin” and So Much More…

Most people know that vitamin A is good for your eyes.Already thousands of years ago, in ancient Egypt, physicians used to prescribe raw liverto treat night blindness.Of course they didn’t know about the existence of vitamin A, but they had indirectly observedits effects.Liver, we know today, is one of the richest food sources of vitamin […]

PetSolutions: Lafeber’s Bird Vitamins

Lafeber’s Bird Vitamins are highlyconcentrated powder containing essentialvitamins, calcium, and iodine to keepbirds healthy. It’s a great choice forsupplementing birds on an seed dietand to help stressed or sick birdsrecover more quickly. You want to mix twosmall scoops of powder in each ounce ofdrinking water, or one and a half of thelarge scoops to one […]

Why You Shouldn’t RELY on Vitamin and Mineral Supplements

In 1978, a six-year-old girl was admitted to the hospital with a serious gunshot wound.A long series of operations to repair her abdomen were performed and in the process,more than three meters of her gastrointestinal tract were removed, leaving her unable todigest food for months.She had to survive on a form of liquid nutrition injected […]

Profiles in Nutrition: Dr. Paul Coates

I didn’t start out as a nutritionist; I started out as a human geneticist and I wasinterested in inborn errors in metabolism.So my initial education and postdoctoral training was in human genetics.I spent maybe 20 years after that at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia where Istudied inborn errors of lipid metabolism.That was before I came […]

6 Vitamin and Food Supplements for Better Health

Just because there are a lot of vitamins and supplements on the shelves, doesn’t meanthat you should try to take them all.Before taking any supplement, you should do plenty of research to determine if there areany health risks or detrimental side effects you should avoid.You’re probably used to taking vitamins rather than prescribed pharmaceuticals totreat […]

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