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Do Vitamins Help Regulate Chemical Reactions In The Body
Yes: That is why they are called essential nutroients. Your body needs them to perform many essential biological and biochemical functions. However, you don't need pills to get them. Get them from food and 15-30 of sun per day. See www.Mdprevent.Blogspot.Com for more detail of a healthy diet. ...Read more
What is the best way to restore chemical balance in brain from marijuana and alcohol use? Any vitamins or anything to take?
Seek real love: Health does not come out of a pill bottle, even "vitamins". You need something in your life to give you joy and beauty and meaning so you won't want to scramble your brain any more with that stuff. For most of us, this is found in love of a person, a community, a good cause, or perhaps something spiritual. Be the best person you can be in the hopes of finding the realm item. ...Read more
Can you tell me if there are combination of minerals & vitamins that aid the body in overcoming a virus?
No: Nothing proven by good scientific research so far. See paul offit's book -do you believe in magic- for an excellent review of this subject. ...Read more
What are the elements used to thicken water and will these elements have any effect on the digestive system?
Water purification p: In water purification plants they frequently add alum to aggregate some of the solid waste which then can be separated more readily from the waste stream. The water is not thickened though. There are many other steps that are performed to try to clean up the waste stream. By the time the water gets to your home faucet it should be fine. ...Read more
Mam can u just suggest me that any mixture or solutions ,which help in fat reductions?without effecting on our body
Are there natural sources of serotonin and/or non-prescription ways to create or retain it the brain?
Nutrition answer: For selenium, brazil nuts are loaded. Salmon, shrimp and crab are good secondary sources. For molybdenum, legumes are highest (beans, lentils). Grains and nuts are secondary sources. For iodine, the 3 highest sources are seaweed, seaweed and seaweed. After that it drops off dramatically to iodized salt, cod fish and cow's milk. Don't be down on supplements. Nothing wrong with a bit of insurance. ...Read more
What are some good foods to include in our daily diets to keep the immune system healthy, esp. During cold/flu season?
Protein + hydration: I'm not much a believer in foods 'enhancing' immune function beyond the concept of good nutrition as a whole. But go for some extra protein. And keeping yourself well hydrated will help mucus production to clear the bad bugs from your respiratory passageways. Chicken soup anyone? ...Read more
Not a simple answer: First of all, hcl doesn't regulate digestion, it just facilitates conversion of pepsinogen to pepsin. However, regulation of digestion is incredibly complex as mediated by nerve signal interplay locally within the gut, centrally with the brain, along with neurotransmitters, hormones, a multitude of chemical signaling and feedback loops that all interact with immune system, food, environment, etc. ...Read more
I read that elevated DHT hormones are responsible for my oily skin. Are there ways to regulate the hormone to reduce the effects?
How do you destroy histamine? Heat (cooking) does not work. The body uses dao- diamine oxidase to do this, other methods?
Improper question: Histamine is made in the body and is required for proper metabolic controls. It is only abnormal when the brain signals the histamine producing cells to release an excess----- hence antihistamines. Trouble with that is-----why is the brain sending out exaggerated signjhals? ...Read more
Is there any evidence to back up claims that taking daily adequate amounts of omega 3 can help to burn body fat as the body will not store so much fat?
Weight Loss: Nope. Not in any way. This claim is false and is a myth that is in no way true. ...Read more
Depends: Many things can cause malabsorption, including: gastric bypass surgery, celiac disease, non-celiac wheat sensitivity, genetic differences in certain transporters, hypothyroidism causing insufficient gastric acid, other problems causing insufficient gastric acid, intestinal dysbiosis, etc. ...Read more
Can taking alot of antibiotics permanently alter body's ability to make vitamin k and biotin in the gut, thus causing deficiency? Or can body recover?
Can recover: Body can recover from the alteration in intestinal flora caused by antibiotic treatment. In any case these two vitamins are easy to replace in case of temporary deficiency. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Advice some supplements or medication to help me to gain body mass and to bulk the body with no side affects. Regular at gym.Age 33.Height 5'8"60kg?
Nutrition: I would rather emphasis on healthy nutrition, rather than supplements. To gain body mass, take food with high calories and good amount of proteins, in a balanced diet. Take food rich in micro nutrients, anti oxidants and variety of fruits and vegetables. The other aspect is to get correct work out along with food. Otherwise, you may end up being over weight, rather than building muscle. ...Read more
How to improve immune system?Does vitamins and minerals help?Please suggest a way to make uses of them to improve immune system.Thanks.
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