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Doctor insights on: Anti Aging Vitamins For Women

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What're some good foods / supplements for women of childbearing age?

What're some good foods / supplements for women of childbearing age?

Balanced diet..: Low in sugars and bad fats. High in protein. Plenty of colored veggies. Low salt. High calcium. Taking a good multivitamin and drinking water important! ...Read more

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Doctors, what are the benefits of using anti aging dietary supplements?

Doctors, what are the benefits of using anti aging dietary supplements?

Anti-aging: Anti-aging supplements is perhaps a bit of a misnomer. Perhaps we will call them, "healthy aging" supplements. The effects are varied. The goals are to decrease insulin levels, decrease chronic inflammation, decrease free radicals in the body, and decrease abnormal cross-linking, or glycation, of proteins in the body. These benefits can be achieved, and will help to slow aging of tissues. ...Read more

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Which women has to take anti d injection?

Which women has to take anti d injection?

Rh negative women: Women who are blood type rh-negative (rh is also called d) can get Rhogam (anti-d injection) if they have a miscarriage or have a pregnancy, in which the father's blood type is perhaps rh positive or is known to be rh positive. ...Read more

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Which anti aging cream works best to treat early signs of aging?

Which anti aging cream works best to treat early signs of aging?

Tretinoin: Generally the prescription-strength vitamin a preparation of tretinoing (retin-a, renova) is the most effective cream of aging. Forget over the counters, they will not turn the clock back! spend your money in a dermatologist or plastic surgeon's office and ask for a prescription. The next thing to remember is sun block! ...Read more

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Can anti oxidant n resveratrol increased the effects of chemotherapy for cancer patient?

Can anti oxidant n resveratrol increased the effects of chemotherapy for  cancer patient?

Dr. Rao is correct: The fact that the principal article on resveratrol was a complete fake should tell you something. Generally, anti-oxidants have been the greatest disappointment in medicine throughout my lifetime. To my knowledge, none of the physicians I work with take any. ...Read more

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Are there vitamin supplements (to help vision) recommended for people with normal eyes, at certain ages; or are the advertised supplements unproven?

Are there vitamin supplements (to help vision) recommended for people with normal eyes, at certain ages; or are the advertised supplements unproven?

Supplements: Certain vitamin supplements have been proven to help with certain conditions of the eyes. There are several published studies that show this. Certain conditions respond to certain vitamin and supplement treatments. There is a large body of evidence in many areas to show help. ...Read more

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Please suggest some anti aging foods for old person?

Please suggest some anti aging foods for old person?

Anti-aging: The best anti-aging food are those rich in anti-oxidants and those that alkaline the tissues. Some examples are rich color foods and vegetables. ...Read more

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Are vitamines and anti oxidant good for my health?

Antioxidants benefit: Foods rich in antioxidants and vitamins are considered very good for health and in particular, the eyes. Some forms of macular degeneration will benefit from the areds formulation of supplements. For the rest of us, the jury is not in yet. There is evidence now that some antioxidants can increase the risk of certain diseases. Beta carotene in smokers is one example. Stay tuned for areds 2. ...Read more

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For good, strong nails, which vitamins are recommended?

For good, strong nails, which vitamins are recommended?

Gelatin: You probably have sufficient vitamins for proper nail growth and health. The best supplement for nail growth is gelatin - available in packets or capsules. Try this first and you will probably be happily surprised. ...Read more

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Is taking fish collagen supplements beneficial for skin and anti-aging?

Is taking fish collagen supplements beneficial for skin and anti-aging?

No proof: There are no supplements that have been definitively shown to decrease aging. However, eating healthy will allow for healthy and graceful aging. Fish oils found naturally in fish can be anti-inflammatory and that minimize damage to the body from excess free radicals.. ...Read more

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Is testosterone treatment for aging men comparable for hormone replacement therapy for menopausal women?

Is testosterone treatment for aging men comparable for hormone replacement therapy for menopausal women?

Yes: Having been in this situation, i can tell you that balancing out hormones in men is just as important as doing so for women. Men lose their sex drive, become Insulin resistant, lose their vitality. I'll post a page later that describes my own personal treatment success. I feel great at almost 52 years of age. ...Read more

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What age should I start wearing anti aging products/ prevention of wrinkles, eyes, adult acne..?

What age should I start wearing anti aging products/ prevention of wrinkles, eyes, adult acne..?

Snake Oil: You are now 24 years old. Humans have been being sold snake oil for centuries. Our's is called 'anti-aging' products. Do you really believe a product you put on your skin can stop or arrest the aging process? ...Read more

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What are good vitamins to take for hair and skin for african american female age 20?

What are good vitamins to take for hair and skin for african american female age 20?

Healthy Diet: Increasingly, we are discovering that if you have a healthy diet, and you aren't ill, there really isn't any measurable need for vitamin supplementation. Keeping your skin moisturized and protected from the sun is a good idea. Vitamin e, iron supplements for women, and biotin are all said to be helpful, but not needed if you have a healthy diet. ...Read more

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What are some good foods or herbal supplements that promote women's health that would prepare my body for future pregnancies?

What are some good foods or herbal supplements that promote women's health that would prepare my body for future pregnancies?

Folic acid: The most important supplement is folic acid. Beyond that, just a normal healthy diet full of fruits/veggies, lean proteins, and calcium containing foods. No herbal supplements have been proven beneficial for pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it true that multi vitamines and anti oxidants are not good for ones health?

Depends onthe antiox: There is evidence for benefit for cancer prevention from the physicians's health study with a multivitamin. Usually benefit is due to the presence of b vitamins. There is better evidence that mood can be improved and the negative effects of stress can be diminished with b vitamins. Vitamin c is an antioxidant and protect cells from damage, but in large doses (>1gm) causes oxidative stress. ...Read more

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Are blood thinning herbal supplements good for otherwise healthy people?

Are blood thinning herbal supplements good for otherwise healthy people?

Maybe: Healthy people should be able to take herbal supplements that may have blood thinning potential safely, although a small percentage of people may have a hereditary blood condition that has not yet been diagnosed. ...Read more

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