Nutrients Support Bone and Heart Health in Men

June, the month where we honor dads, is a great time to┬áconsider these two nutrients and their possible affects on men’s health. Resveratrol and bone density Earlier lab studies found resveratrol protected against bone loss. In one of the first human trials, doctors said that metabolic syndrome can increase chances of bone loss, and gave…

Nutrients Help Kids Get Off To A Healthy Start

As we near the end of this month in which we honor mothers, it seems appropriate to look at two studies that┬áconsidered the potential of supporting newborns’ health. Lutein In Moms and Babies The newborn brain needs lutein for healthy growth, and lutein also improves vision and protects the eyes in infants and adults. In…

Nutrients You Need For Pregnancy

  Nutrients relieve nausea and vomiting, improve conception IVF Vitamin B6 and nausea The standard treatment for nausea and vomiting in pregnancy is dimenhydrinate, commonly known as Dramamine, an over-the-counter drug for motion sickness. Because of its side effects of drowsiness, doctors in this study were interested in finding a safer alternative. In the study,…

Natural Insights To Healthy Hearts

Support for healthy hearts doesn’t have to be complicated, as these studies on multivitamins and calcium indicate. Nutrients lower chances for cardiovascular disease Multivitamins extend life in women This is the first study of the effects of multivitamins/minerals (MVM) on chances for cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women. Doctors looked specifically at CVD as a cause…