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What are suma supplements for?

What are suma supplements for?

Ginseng: Suma is ginseng- it is used to help the body adapt to stress by iimproving the immune system. It also has been used in cancer and tumors, diabetes, wound healing, and other skin problems, more evidnce is needed to rate the effectiveness of suma for these uses. ...Read more

Dr. Randy Baker
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Supplements (Definition)

A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more


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What are mangosteen supplements for?

What are mangosteen supplements for?

It taste good: Mangosteen is a fruit grown in thailand. At this point almost all studies have been done in a laboratory and there is little human research to indicate how mangosteen supplements or juice, by itself, would influence the prevention or how it would be useful in the treatment of various cancers, including breast, lung, and liver. ...Read more

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What are yarrow supplements used for?

What are yarrow supplements used for?

Wounds, sedative: Traditionally, used for wounds and bleeding; to reduce digestive inflammation; and as a sedative to relive anxiety and insomnia. Not for pregnant women, might cause miscarriage. May have negative effect on sperm. May interact with blood thinners, blood pressure meds, and sedatives. ...Read more

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What are thundergod vine supplements?

What are thundergod vine supplements?

Anti-inflammatory: Thunder god vine is an herb. Its leaves and root are used to make supplements. Some data suggest thunder god vine might help rheumatoid arthritis (RA) by relieving swelling (inflammation) and by changing the way the immune system responds to the arthritis. Also, thunder god vine contains chemicals that might decrease male fertility by changing sperm. ...Read more

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What are warnings for suma supplements?

What are  warnings for suma supplements?

Pregnancy: Pregnancy and breast feeding should not take suma since not enough is known about its use duing these conditions. Suma can cause asthma symptoms if the root powder is inhaled. ...Read more

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What are cetyl myristoleate supplements for?

What are cetyl myristoleate supplements for?

See below: There is a thought from some physicians that it is helpful for inflammation and joint lubrication. It is a natural supplement. There are no significant clinical studies to supports its benefits. ...Read more

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What supplements should a runner be taking everyday?

What supplements should a runner be taking everyday?

The best...: ..."supplement" is not a supplement at all. Eat a good diet with a lot of protein and a large variety of vegetables. Drink lots of water every day. Beyond that, the only supplement i would recommend would be vitamin d. Unless you live in a tropic/equatorial region, you likely will need vitamin d. ...Read more

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Are iodine supplements safe?

Are iodine supplements safe?

Only in safe amounts: Iodine deficiency is uncommon in the US because it is abundant in seafood, added to many other foods, and found in multivitamins. Taking more than the generally recommended daily limit of ~1000 mcg daily will increase the risk of thyroid dysfunction. Hypothyroidism occurs when excessive iodine blocks thyroid hormone synthesis. Hyperthyroidism can also occur in people susceptible to overfunction. ...Read more

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Is cla a healthy supplement?

Is cla a healthy supplement?

Depends: Although cla has been shown to lead to weight loss, most of the supplements sold in the us are synthetic and have a mixture of the natural form and the synthetic form of cla. The synthetic form may have adverse side effects; the research is note uniform. The best source for natural cla is from grass fed cows: whole milk or yogurt and the meat. Cla has also been shown to have anticancer effects. ...Read more

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What is medicare supplement?

What is medicare supplement?

Medicare: Plans are complicated & depend on your state. Best info. Is at www.Usmedicare.Com. ...Read more