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Building Beauty from the Inside Out

Have you ever seen a termite infected house? If you have, you will have noticed the wood eaten away and the beams lose their ability to hold up the home. As a result, everything begins to sag. Age to your skin is much like the termites of the house. Your skin needs healthy support structures […]

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Meriva Curcumin

Meriva a Better Curcumin   Curcumin is one of the hottest products in the office today.  Patients are consistently asking us for it as it seems that their awareness has grown about curcumin. People are aware of not only its anti-cancer properties but also its role in the prevention of Alzheimer’s disease. Curcumin is the same […]

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Benefits of Vitamin K

The Benefits of Vitamin K   Vitamin K1 (also known as phytonadione) is found in foods such as leafy green vegetables, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, plant oils and margarine.  In supplement form, it is taken orally and it is commonly used to prevent or treat hypoprothrombinemia which can cause delayed blood clotting or spontaneous bleeding. Vitamin […]

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Synbiotics

Synbiotics used to Treat Constipation in Men   While many people suffer from constipation, there is a range of symptoms which define the condition.  From the frequency of bowel movements to stool size and consistency, there are several factors that could be indicative of problem. For those with mild to moderate constipation, taking synbiotic supplements […]

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Acai Helps with Joint Pain

Acai Reduces Joint Pain Acai, popularly considered as a super fruit, has historically been used to treat digestive problems including intestinal parasites, diarrhea and dysentery, and it has also been used to boost energy and strengthen the immune system.  Acai has been used in cooking, and it has long been used in many countries for […]

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Peppermint Helps Relieve Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Peppermint Helps Relieve Irritable Bowel Syndrome Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a gastrointestinal disorder that is characterized by food intolerance and abdominal pain, often occurring after consuming spicy or fatty foods and beverages including coffee or alcohol.  It is a common condition which affects more women than men, and at this time there is no […]

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Is it possible to get too much vitamin D?

Is it possible to get too much vitamin D? Recent announcements by television broadcasters indicated that taking too much vitamin D may cause heart problems.  However, the basis for this claim was a study in which 132,000 people hadvitamin D levels above 100 ng/ml.  A very small percentage (291 people out of the 132,000) experienced […]

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