d-Limonene is derived from orange peel. It supports health immune function, phase I and phase II detoxification enzymes, peristaltic motion and may help occasional heartburn.*
Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs
New research has reported that risk of heart failure decreases with increasing blood levels of vitamin C . Persons with the lowest plasma levels of ascorbate had the highest risk of heart failure, and persons with the highest levels of vitamin C had the lowest risk of heart failure.
Most of us know that vitamin D3 helps prevent almost anything from flu to cancer by strengthening our immune systems.
Sound the trumpets! Vitamin-intake may “cause more harm than good” proclaim the recent newspaper headlines.
Daily supplementation using a natural pigment called astaxanthin -- the same coloring that gives flamingos their pink appearance -- can reduce the accumulation of phospholipid hydroperoxides.
I was introduced to a remarkable healing herb during my latest trek through the Amazon Rainforest.
Sage was used as a treatment to promote fertility in ancient Egypt. In ancient Greece physicians used a solution of sage and water to stop wounds from bleeding and to clean sores and ulcers.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Department of Health and Human Services recently released the 2010 Dietary Guidelines. These recommendations, released every five years, have been biased against nutritional supplements, even though it’s difficult for most Americans to consume the recommended nutrient levels from diet alone.
If government is going to act as a scientific arbiter, it needs to have clean hands. That means getting private commercial interests out of the decision-making process.
Adequate vitamin D levels may boost the body’s immune response and protect against urinary tract infections, says a new study from Sweden.