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1.Hoodia Diet Supplements Work With Regular Exercise by Ron Edwards
All around the world, obesity statistics continue to be on a constant rise. Many people go on different diets, but often fail to adequately decrease their daily calorie intake. This is most often due to being unable to curve their appetites successfully. The following paragraphs will discuss ...
[Added: 11 Feb 2007   Hits: 776   Words: 543]

2.Hoodia Gordonii - A Miracle Plant? by Ron Edwards
Over the last few years, dieters all over the world have been starting to take notice of Hoodia diet supplement products. Many dieters indeed consider Hoodia Gordonii a miracle plant, as it has been naturally warding off hunger and thirst for ...
[Added: 11 Feb 2007   Hits: 837   Words: 520]

3.Understanding the Essential Importance of Chelated Minerals by Steve Johnsen
Chelated Minerals are the most absorbable for the body to be able to utilize. Minerals are absolutely critical to maintaining good health. Approximately 75% of the people living in the Western World are not ingesting the right amount of Magnesium, approximately 68% are not ingesting enough Calcium, approximately ...
[Added: 27 Jan 2007   Hits: 943   Words: 436]

4.Why body building supplements? by Ken Wilson
Body building supplements are extremely important for athletes as they come to complete their carefully-chosen diet and do a lot of little wonders for their body. The market is rich in choices and many bodybuilders prefer them in order to charge their immune system and protect themselves from over-training. ...
[Added: 27 Jan 2007   Hits: 842   Words: 510]

5.Friendly Bacteria - Probiotics by Steve Johnsen
Probiotics (Friendly Bacteria) are good bacteria for the intestines which is critical for the body's immune system. The word "probiotic", which is used to refer to friendly bacteria, comes from two Greek words meaning "for life." In stark contrast "antibiotic" means "against life." Maintaining and promoting the growth ...
[Added: 22 Jan 2007   Hits: 1218   Words: 364]

6.Can Diabetes Be Managed By Supplements? by Ng Peng Hock
A friend of mine was diagnosed to be mildly diabetic and prescribed some medication. This was the result of his recent annual checkup when he found out that his BMI (body mass index) and fasting glucose levels were ...
[Added: 17 Jan 2007   Hits: 903   Words: 503]

7.Injection Procedures? by Mark henry
There are a number of steps that should be understood in order to complete a safe and proper intramuscular injection. First off, before handling any needles or vials, the user should take a thorough shower. Next, an alcohol swab should be used to clean the ...
[Added: 16 Jan 2007   Hits: 860   Words: 640]

8.Tingle, Tingle - Where's My Blood? by Evelyn Boichuk
Circulatory systems occur in all living things, from earth worms to mammals. As humans, our complex system of blood vessels is attached to the blood-pumping heart, which is responsible for keeping the blood flowing in the right directions. We all know we need air to breathe, ...
[Added: 10 Jan 2007   Hits: 777   Words: 428]

9.Make 2007 the Year to Get Healthy by Robert Maguire
New Year's resolutions are as much a tradition as any other holiday habit; so too is the fact that often, by January 2nd, the resolution has been abandoned.  But no more, because this can be the year that you make it work. Millions of people ...
[Added: 09 Jan 2007   Hits: 1006   Words: 389]

10.How Herbs are Used by Charles Browne
Herbs can be a gentle, natural approach to wellness. But how does a person use them? This article explains the various ways that herbs are prepared and used. TEA: 1 tsp. of herb is used for 1 cup of water. Used internally or externally. Infusion: (For herb leaves or flowers). ...
[Added: 06 Jan 2007   Hits: 702   Words: 434]

11.Pregnancy Nutrition by Jacqueline Courtiol
Hello New Mom! It's you and Baby now, so you'll want to eat what's best for both of you. Keep in mind that while you are eating for two, only one of you is a full grown adult so you will probably only need to take in an ...
[Added: 05 Jan 2007   Hits: 931   Words: 366]

12.HGH Supplements - Facts and Fiction by Sudha K
Now things start to get fun. It is time to separate fact from fiction and look at some of the products out on the market today. Is it possible to increase HGH levels by taking dietary supplements? Let's find out... ...
[Added: 09 Dec 2006   Hits: 800   Words: 1027]

13.Antioxidant Vitamins to Prevent Cancer by Tanya Turner
Cancer can affect anybody, and despite all the cancer research there is still no real cure for it. That is why it is so important for everybody, to take some preventive measures against cancer. The best way to prevent cancer ...
[Added: 08 Dec 2006   Hits: 846   Words: 667]

14.Vitamin B by Dean Brooks
Vitamin B is actually no single vitamin but a container of several vitamins. The B1 Vitamin A main component of vitamin B supplement, vitamin B1, also known as thiamin or thiamine. ...
[Added: 07 Dec 2006   Hits: 559   Words: 545]

15.Antioxidant Supplements - As Good As Natural Antioxidants? by Tanya Turner
It is now a common knowledge that antioxidants are beneficial for your health. There are two ways to make sure that you get your intake of antioxidants. One is to include foods rich in antioxidants in your everyday diet. Another is ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2006   Hits: 1247   Words: 624]

16.Vitamins and Disease Prevention by Chris Chenoweth
Do you take a multivitamin every day? Millions of us do. The purpose of a daily multivitamin is to provide supplemental nutritional protection for our body that our daily diet does not provide. However, it does NOT make up for an unhealthy diet. A ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2006   Hits: 613   Words: 871]

17.Risks of Dietary Supplements by Chris Chenoweth
A dietary supplement is a product that is intended to provide enhancement or improvement to your diet that contains vitamins, minerals, amino acids, herbs or other botanicals. It is taken orally as a pill, capsule, or liquid. There are ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2006   Hits: 628   Words: 622]

18.Omega 3 Supplements by Mel Sinclair
Dietary supplements are a big part of modern life. We supplement our vitamins, iron, calcium, zinc, magnesium and the list goes on. But there is one thing we often over look Omega 3. Omega 3 is an essential fatty acid found in oily ...
[Added: 24 Nov 2006   Hits: 631   Words: 342]

19.Taking Supplements by Galina Samitova
Throughout the world, a lot of people have problems with their digestive systems that make it hard to absorb nutrients and break down the food they eat. This is a common problem, one that is usually caused by ...
[Added: 12 Nov 2006   Hits: 811   Words: 590]

20.The Importance of Enzymes for Health by Mizpah Matus
Enzymes are involved in the function and regulation of every organ system in the body and as such they are absolutely essential for life. Enzymes play a vital role in the digestive system to ...
[Added: 07 Nov 2006   Hits: 711   Words: 384]

21.The Major Benefits of Green Tea Antioxidants by Colin Holcomb
Green tea contains many beneficial nutrients and compounds, one example is the antioxidant. Green tea contains four primary polyphenols and these give rise to the green tea antioxidant. In recent studies these powerful antioxidants have been shown ...
[Added: 01 Nov 2006   Hits: 652   Words: 334]

22.Are Vitamin Supplements Beneficial For Your Health? by Bill Wilson
When it comes to all the hype about vitamins, you have probably wondered "Are vitamin supplements beneficial?" Despite the numerous nutritional studies conducted over the past few years, there is still much controversy surrounding the issue of daily ...
[Added: 29 Oct 2006   Hits: 625   Words: 423]

23.Propolis boost immune system by Rosa parks
Propolis Propolis, also known as Bee Propolis or bee glue occurs naturally in honey, bees make propolis from tree sap and wax to help seal off their hives. Propolis has a long history of medicinal use, ...
[Added: 21 Oct 2006   Hits: 906   Words: 652]

24.Suplements and Your Health by Galina Samitova
A lot of people these days are trying to make their health better. No matter where you turn, from TV to newspapers, you'll see stories about people and how bad their health actually is. Even though there are ...
[Added: 19 Oct 2006   Hits: 650   Words: 596]

25.Melatonin is a natural hormone that regulates sleep by Rosa parks
Melatonin Melatonin is a hormone (N-acetyl-5 methoxytryptamine) produced especially at night in the pineal gland. Its secretion is stimulated by the dark and inhibited by light. During the day the pineal is inactive. Sleep is an important activity to all of ...
[Added: 11 Oct 2006   Hits: 685   Words: 630]

26.Why You Should Take Vitamin Supplements by Tony Jacowski
Since many people today don't eat balanced diets vitamin supplements have been produced by vitamin companies. Depending on the need of your body there are a variety of vitamin supplements to choose from. In order for your body to function properly it ...
[Added: 30 Sep 2006   Hits: 675   Words: 399]

27.AHCC - Natural Immune Enhancer by Rosa parks
AHCC (activated hexose correlate compound) is an extract of an hybridization of several medical mushrooms, each of which has a long history of medicinal use in Japan. However, AHCC action is so much more powerful than the mushrooms from which it comes, that studies show it ...
[Added: 27 Sep 2006   Hits: 1397   Words: 488]

28.Gifts From The Bees by Tony Luck
The bee, that little winged creature that people usually shy away from, is one of mankind's greatest benefactors. The bee gives us honey of course, as well as bee pollen, bee propolis, and royal jelly. It is a remarkable fact that the human body ...
[Added: 10 Sep 2006   Hits: 636   Words: 321]

29.Do Hair Growth Vitamin Supplements Help by Beverly Taylor
Both men and women worry about their appearance. Most of us try to look our best yet sometimes we find we need a little help doing so. One of the most important aspects of looking good is great looking hair and some people ...
[Added: 08 Sep 2006   Hits: 705   Words: 603]

30.Biotin is a vitamin B,is essential for human nutrition by Rosa parks
Biotin Biotin Vitamin, a member of the B-vitamin family, is an essential nutrient in human nutrition. It is involved in the biosynthesis of fatty acids, gluconeogenesis, and energy production, the metabolism of the branched-chain amino acids (L-Lucien, L-isoleucine, and L-valine) and the de novo synthesis of purine ...
[Added: 05 Sep 2006   Hits: 815   Words: 854]

31.Natural Vitamin Origins by James Ellison
There are plenty of people who do not have adequate natural vitamin sources in their diet and hence suffer from a lack of one or more vitamins. Evidently, it is feasible to purchase vitamin supplements to help get over any deficiencies ...
[Added: 02 Sep 2006   Hits: 602   Words: 470]

32.The Advantages of Vitamin Supplements by James Ellison
The bulk of people do not eat an full balanced diet to supply them with all of the vitamins that they need and this has brought about a boom in the multi vitamin supplement industry. Multi vitamin supplements are ...
[Added: 02 Sep 2006   Hits: 787   Words: 415]

33.Good Health Requires Taking Nutritional Supplements Daily by Paul Wallace
Adding dietary nutritional supplements to our diets has for years been advocated by nutritionists and nutritional research scientists . Now, the American Medical Association has reversed its long held policy regarding the need for nutritional supplements. The ...
[Added: 01 Sep 2006   Hits: 599   Words: 746]

34.The Benefits of Taking Royal Jelly by Tony Luck
One creature in nature has provided man with gifts out of all proportion to its size. The honey bee provides us with Royal Jelly, Bee Pollen, Bee Propolis, and of course honey. Many people are aware of ...
[Added: 26 Aug 2006   Hits: 864   Words: 336]

35.Bromelain is a group of powerful protein-digesting, or proteolytic, enzymes by Rosa parks
Bromelain Bromelain is the name of a group of powerful protein-digesting, or proteolytic,enzymes that are found in the pineapple plant (Ananas comosus). It is used to help reduce inflammation in the body, speed the healing ...
[Added: 25 Aug 2006   Hits: 1007   Words: 758]

36.The Benefits of Antioxidant Vitamins - A Personal Experience by Tony Luck
A few years ago I had never heard of antioxidants, and vitamins were something that were supposed to be good for you but were only to be found in vegetables ugh! Today I am a relatively ...
[Added: 20 Aug 2006   Hits: 585   Words: 343]

37.The Importance of Multivitamins and Vitamins for Women by Mansi Gupta
Whether you're trying to have a baby, already pregnant, going through menopause or worried about osteoporosis, it's worthwhile for you as a woman to consider the importance taking a multivitamin to create and maintain optimal health. But why would you want to take ...
[Added: 14 Aug 2006   Hits: 960   Words: 609]

38.Ma Huang - Chinese herb by Mansi Gupta
Ma Huang, the native-Chinese herb used in fat-burning supplements and also known as Ephedra, has been used as a natural treatment for a variety of illnesses spanning the past five thousand years. Early ailments treated by products of the Ma Huang plant include allergies, asthma, and related wheezing, coughing, fevers ...
[Added: 14 Aug 2006   Hits: 719   Words: 571]

39.Hoodia - what it is, what it is used for? by Mansi Gupta
Deep in the Kalahari Desert in South Africa a prickly like plant called Hoodia grows that could literally take your appetite away. Although this plant has been gathered and eaten by local habitants for probably 100,000 years, it was only recently documented as being discovered in the 1960's as a ...
[Added: 12 Aug 2006   Hits: 535   Words: 588]

40.Sorting Through the Confusing World of Supplements! by Russ Yeager
For the past three years I have attended and/or worked at the Arnold Schwarzenegger Classic (ASC). The ASC Bodybuilding and Fitness Weekend in Columbus, OH represents one of the biggest gatherings of health and fitness minded people in ...
[Added: 08 Aug 2006   Hits: 354   Words: 1130]

41.A Guide To Coral Calcium by Roger Overanout
Pure coral calcium is a form of calcium that is very beneficial for your body. It provides all of the benefits of other forms of calcium, but it also has a unique advantage all its own. Coral calcium contains an optimal mix of over 70 trace minerals, including iron and ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2006   Hits: 366   Words: 433]

42.Natural Supplements for Women's Health: Metabolism by Alex Syrov
Here's a test: define metabolism. Go ahead, what is it? If you said it's how fast you burn calories, you're partially right. Your metabolic rate does determine the number of calories your body burns. But your metabolism governs more than just your metabolic rate. It also keeps everything ...
[Added: 22 Jul 2006   Hits: 396   Words: 510]

43.Athlete Dietary Vitamin Supplements by Mike Jerry
How can you find an athlete dietary vitamin supplement that is right for you? Finding the right nutritional supplement can be difficult if you are an athlete. Athletes use more of their body's nutrients and need to quickly be able to replace those lost ...
[Added: 20 Jul 2006   Hits: 345   Words: 521]

44.Body Building Supplements by Bryan Green
Introduction: Bodybuilding supplements consists of various substances including proteins and amino acids, metal replacement products, prohormones, testosterone boosters and are taken by boy builders and sports persons to help building muscle or supplement fat loss. These bodybuilding supplements ...
[Added: 18 Jul 2006   Hits: 315   Words: 626]

45.Is There a Special Vitamin Supplement For a Woman? by Beverly Taylor
Women have special health needs at different stages of our lives. We may need a specific vitamin supplement for a woman is recommended or prescribed it is because it contains the specific vitamin or vitamins a woman's body needs. Your doctor will take ...
[Added: 11 Jul 2006   Hits: 310   Words: 342]

46.How L-Glutamine works as a supplement by Mansi gupta
Many of those who use L-Glutamine don't consider it a serious supplement and insist there are no side effects. It doesn't make you bigger, or stronger, or give you energy, or burn fat, or do anything ...
[Added: 05 Jul 2006   Hits: 598   Words: 535]

47.Vitamins To Supplement or Not To Supplement? by Jeff Matson
Over half of Americans today take a multivitamin of some kind, believing that it will help them to stave off chronic disease and health deficiencies but health experts are in disagreement over the necessity of ...
[Added: 27 Jun 2006   Hits: 290   Words: 362]

48.L-Lysine supplementation helps maintain the health of the structural, circulatory and immune systems by Rosa parks
What Is L-Lysine? L-lysine is an essential amino acid for humans and therefore must be supplied in the diet. L-lysine's popularity as a nutritional supplement arose as a result of some studies suggesting that ...
[Added: 15 Jun 2006   Hits: 808   Words: 520]

49.Anti Aging Supplements - Fight Wrinkles From Within by Rebecca Prescott
Choosing antioxidants to supplement your regular skin routine is an approach that has been validated scientifically. A study by French scientists found that woman taking vitamin C, vitamin E, and betacarotene had 23% fewer new wrinkles, ...
[Added: 12 Jun 2006   Hits: 453   Words: 552]

50.Protein Supplementation Guide by Mansi Gupta
Protein. It is the building block of our bodies. Although the human body is about two-thirds water the proteins form the structure and function of the system. Along with fats, proteins form the structure at our joints and along our ...
[Added: 05 Jun 2006   Hits: 284   Words: 521]

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