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Friday, 15 June 2018 03:00 Antioxidant Supplement

Antioxidant Supplement

The focus of research on vitamins these days is how antioxidant supplements may play a role in reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease. Antioxidant supplements – E, C, and beta-carotene (a form of vitamin A) – have potential when it comes to health promotion. However, most data available about such health promoting properties of antioxidant supplements are incomplete.
Monday, 21 May 2018 02:22 American Ginseng

American Ginseng

American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius, L.) is a perennial herb and grows wild in deciduous forests of the eastern United States. American ginseng is an erect plant that reaches a height of 0.3 to 0.7 meters and has fusiform roots, greenish-white flowers and red berries.
Monday, 21 May 2018 02:22 More about Vitamin A

More about Vitamin A

Vitamin A was first discovered back in 1912, by a Polish biochemist named Casimir Funk.  He came up with the word “vitamine”, which was later given the name vitamin.  Funk was the first to discover vitamins as we know them today, although vitamin A was the first one discovered, hence the letter “A” in the title of the vitamin.
Monday, 21 May 2018 02:22 All about vitamin A

All about vitamin A

Vitamins are essential for good health and wellbeing. They are defined as any group of substances required in small quantities for healthy growth and development. They cannot be manufactured in the body, so they are therefore vital constituents of the diet.
Monday, 21 May 2018 02:21 A Lack of Vitamins

A Lack of Vitamins

Everyone knows that the human body needs a certain number of vitamins and minerals every day to function properly and remain healthy.  A well-balanced diet can supply your body with the vitamins it needs, although problems and disorders can arise if your diet doesn’t supply your body with the vitamins it needs.  The symptoms of vitamin deficiency will normally present themselves when the lack of vitamins is at an advanced level.

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