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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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Is ultra nutrition mass gainer good.?? to improve body mass..for gyming..??can u help me.??ingredients present in this supplement are harmful?

Is ultra nutrition mass gainer good.?? to improve body mass..for gyming..??can u help me.??ingredients present in this supplement are harmful?

Caution: Nutritional supplements for muscle development can be dangerous if the kidneys are overloaded with too much protein. Most people can achieve adequate results by dietary modification, without the extra expense and risk. ...Read more

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Does the fat reducer immuno-gizer (liquid supplement) helps in weight lose?

Does the fat reducer immuno-gizer (liquid supplement) helps in weight lose?

Ads look phony: This concoction (fat-buster, arthritis remedy, "reverses damage from food addatives" and so forth) currently claims to nourish a particular strain of bacteria in your feces, with talk about the bacterium as fighting cancer and maintaining the immune system that look at best "overstated" to this pathologist. Folks like this play on good people's fears & desperation. ...Read more

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For muscle gain n body building which protein powder is helpful , whey protein or soya protein?

For muscle gain n body building which protein powder is helpful , whey protein or soya protein?

Whey protein: Is a little better for body building, but there is not that much difference. Make sure you are only using it as a supplement as well. You also need a solid balance of proteins from diet from sources such as meets, chicken, fish, etc. ...Read more

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How safe are protein supplements for lean mass gain?

Very: Buy them from a reputable supplier sealed. Sometimes well-intentioned folks at the gym will put goodness-knows-what in your "protein shake." this is a great choice and i'm glad you're pursuing a fitness lifestyle. ...Read more

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Doses of L-carnitine for weight loss(with exercise)? Weight 91kg , height 174 cm

Doses of L-carnitine for weight loss(with exercise)? Weight 91kg , height 174 cm

Carnitine: L carnitine is an Amino Acid that helps the body build protein, muscle. So working out with muscles and taking a protein supplement can help build muscle. Muscle dictates metabolism and helps burn calories. ...Read more

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Can women take mutant mass muscle gainer?

Can women take mutant mass muscle gainer?

Yes: I found the ingredients of this bizarrely-promoted, pricey source of calories. There's no testosterone or other hormone stuff. A few weird ingredients ("inulin from chicory", the blue flowers that grow by the roadside in the summer) are added to nutrients that you could have a lot more fun eating as part of a well-balanced diet. I'm glad you have fitness goals and wish you the best. ...Read more

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Is citrucel or any other fiber supplement connected to weight gain?

Is citrucel or any other fiber supplement connected to weight gain?

No: Fiber supplements are not digested - that's what makes them fiber. They just sit in your intestines and attract water, helping to soften stools and make bowels regular. Since not digested, no calories or weight gain. Some may contain other ingredients to make them more palatalbe and tasty (i love the fiber brownies!) - then these do indeed have calories. Read container and see if lists calories. ...Read more

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Which is better to gain weight protinex or endura mass?

Which is better to gain weight protinex or endura mass?

Neither: Why do you want to gain weight? If you are otherwise healthy, being skinny is okay. With age you will gain weight and look back at these days with fondness when you could eat and not gain weight. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat 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

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My glucosamine supplement runs $50 monthly. can I buy human supplements to substitute?

My glucosamine supplement runs $50 monthly. can I buy human supplements to substitute?

Go to Costco: Glucosamine is.much cheaper than what you pay at the big box. stores and comes in several forms. Shop around. ...Read more

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Do protein shakes have side effects like serious mass mass gainer?

Do protein shakes have side effects like serious mass mass gainer?

It can: According to mayo clinic, the claim of the manufactures of that protein shakes decrease body fat or promote weight loss have not being substantiated.Consuming more protein than your body needs increases calorie intake and contribute to weight gain. So yes mass gainer is right. ...Read more

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For weight gains and build lean muscles i start serving serious mass weight gainer, is this product has side effects or dangerous?

For weight gains and build lean muscles i start serving serious mass weight gainer, is this product has side effects or dangerous?

Protein supplement: I presume you're talking about protein supplements. High dose protein supplement is a problem if you have any kind of kidney disease, severe hypertension or gout. Get an evaluation by a doctor before starting such regiment. ...Read more

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Do whey protein and mass gainer cause impotence?

Do whey protein and mass gainer cause impotence?

No reasons to be...: I couldn't found reasons to support concern/connection of whey protein/mass gainer to ed. Note: healthy lifestyle + no overindulgence ; obsession = surest insurance to keep up free-flow circulation to distribute nutrition to nurture all tissues ; organs = more energy ; ability to display an active/vibrant life, sex included. Despite enlisting its mental ; physical causes, both are inseparable. ...Read more

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Is protein supplement decreases appetite?

Is protein supplement decreases appetite?

Protein diet: Protein has medium caloric density in between sugar and fat. If you've been on a high carbohydrate diet and switch to protein , appetite decrease. ...Read more

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How effective is nitric oxide supplement and weight gaining supplements?

How effective is nitric oxide supplement and weight gaining supplements?

Unclear..: The supplements to which you (may be) referring have to do with exercise-enhanced endurance and performance. Basically, gaining weight as muscle requires increased calories, training specificity that may include timed rest and tiered "sets, " adequate hydration and rest. Some people respond to no supplements, but many do not. They can be physiologically stressfuli. Take care! ...Read more

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Would protein powder helps to increase muscle mass and weight?

Would protein powder helps to increase muscle mass and weight?

Yes: Protein supplements with weight bearing exercise increase muscle mass and weight. But remeber excessive use of protein supplements and break down of excessive muscle (rhabdomylysis) is an imporant cause of kidney failure in yourng healthy person who inapproprately use these supplements ...Read more

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Is it okay to mix gnc supplement mega men 50+ with 120mg ginkgo biloba?

Is it okay to mix gnc supplement mega men 50+ with 120mg ginkgo biloba?

Mega Men 50 plus: GNC Supplement Megamen 50 plus does contain ginko biloba in smaller dose.A 2008 study howed that ginko biloba could increase risk of stroke .The scintists found that those taking ginko biloba had high rate of stroke than those who were given dummy pill.This study was done by university of Virginia school of medicine .And it has been shown ginco biloba causes cancer in animals.So I don't advise ...Read more

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Will supplementing a lower protein semi-vegetarian diet with whey protein powder improve immune function?

Will supplementing a lower protein semi-vegetarian diet with whey protein powder improve immune function?

Probably: This depends on sufficiency of protein in your diet but deficiency of Amino Acids is not unusual ; grows more common as we age, as most over age 60 produce insufficient hydrochloric acid, needed to digest protein. Low protein impairs immune function; whey is a superb source proven to increase glutathione, important for immune function. There are big differences in quality-see http://bit.Ly/1fpottv. ...Read more

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Which supplement (and content) for memory enhancement? For 60+

Which supplement (and content) for  memory enhancement?  For 60+

Supplements: Many are touted as effective ways to enhance memory; some do show promise: ginko biloba apparently improves cerebral circulation. Vitamin b complex may help. Brain consists largely of fat, mainly dha, epa (omega-3 fatty acids) & phosphatidylserine; so fish oil or eating oily fish like cod/tuna can help. Garlic also seems to improve circulation. Antioxidants fight free radicals. ...Read more

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