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  • Sweet Potatoes high in vitamin b6
    Sweet Potatoes high in vitamin b6
    Sweet Potatoes are a good source of vitamin b6. B vitamins or B complex vitamins, helps convert food into energy by helping the body metabolize fats and proteins. All B vitamins are great for healthy hair, skin, liver, and eyes. The wonderful...
  • Codex Alimentarius
    Codex Alimentarius and the Future of Vitamina - Part Two
    This is Part Two of a continuing series on Codex Alimentarius and its potential impact on the natural health industry in non-European countries.In the United States, the European Food Supplements Directive and Codex would appear to be completely...
  • SmartyPants Vitamins
    SmartyPants: A gluten-free vitamin benefiting people worldwide
    If you’re gluten-free, you already know that to stay healthy, you have to choose foods that don’t contain gluten. But you might not have considered that you’ll also have to check your medications to make sure they’re gluten...
  • What to consume to get rid of broken-out complexions: Skin Accumax®
    What to consume to get rid of broken-out complexions: Skin Accumax®
    At home or on the go, it's hard to always eat right! And, when you don't, it shows in your complexion. If you've been in the path of the historic blizzards this winter, it's highly unlikely you've been running out for fresh...
  • The big business of deception: Health & wellness
    The big business of deception: Health & wellness
    Americans spend about $3.8 trillion a year on healthcare. Health care is a recession-proof industry. During the 2008-2009 economic crisis, the economy lost around 8 million jobs. But jobs in the health care industry grew by 7 percent in that same...
  • Free app ranks dietary supplements
    Free app ranks dietary supplements
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) subjects prescription medications to intense scrutiny before they are released on the marketplace; however, according to Neil Thanedar, CEO of LabDoor, dietary supplements are only subject to scrutiny after...
  • Dietary supplements
    Do you need to take dietary supplements?
    Dietary supplements could include minerals, vitamins, botanicals, herbals, enzymes and amino acids. These are products which people add to their diets. However, one should understand that such supplements might not replicate all benefits and...
  • MegaFood: Daily Energy Nutrient Booster Powder
    MegaFood Daily Energy Nutrient Booster Powder - Fresh from the Farm to the Table
    You are only as old as you feel; the saying goes, however, what if you feel old, tired, and rundown? Feeling tired and experiencing a lack of energy is a common complaint, you hear many people whine about all the time. Nevertheless, it is only...
  • Why?  Certain herbals can interact with your medication or appear to be something they’re not.
    Why certain herbals interact with meds or appear to be something they're not
    You have to be really careful when you purchase your herbal supplements or shop for them at the grocery store. “Anyone could sell vitamins, it’s quite easy.” “There are hundreds of companies that will create bottles and...
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    alternaVites proves to be a strong new contender in the multivitamin market
    A Disappointing HistoryThinking back, you may not have a lot of positive memories about the vitamins you took over the years.As a child, your vitamins may have been shaped like cartoon characters, and they might have had several ambiguous flavors...
  • Brighten your health with Be Bright Superfood Oil
    Brighten your health with Be Bright Superfood Oil
    A countless variety of dietary supplements are available on the marketplace, but I recently sampled one that has the advantage of tasting great. Be Bright Superfood Oil, as the name denotes, is a superfood. Superfoods are dietary supplements with...
  • Anti Aging
    Shave years off your body with supplements?
    According to a U.S. research study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, the cells of multivitamin users may have a younger biological age than cells from non-supplement users.A group of researchers led by Dr. Honglei Chen, MD,...
  • Prenatal Essentials
    Your Prenatal Essential Vitamins
    The importance of eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables cannot be stressed enough. This behavior is even more important when you are pregnant. According to the Mayo Clinic the following vitamins and minerals are most essential.Folate- Folic...
  • Vitamins
    Vitamins A B C D E
    The human body is reliant on a certain level of nutrients for optimal health. Vitamins, minerals and other trace elements in the right proportions can help to keep disease at bay and ensure that the body is functioning optimally.Ideally we should...
  • Kale is Awesome, So Celebrate
    Kale is Just Awesome, so Celebrate National Kale Day
    Kale has arrived on the scene and is obviously going nowhere. It is the current superfoods poster child and as well has a day specifically dedicated to celebrating how wonderful it is. That’s right October 1, 2014 is National Kale Day.This...