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    Zinc as a Treatment for Depression

    Hello, I am a physician, though my speciality is in Preventive Medicine, not Psychiatry. Actually I spent ten years at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in an office dedicated to getting drugs for rare diseases to market and have worked for a number of years since as a consultant to...
  2. kind2creatures

    Our Zinc Requirements

    There are many more benefits of Zinc in our diets than strengthening the immune system, more here with informative links. http://www.healthyfellow.com/1845/prescription-2015-zinc-requirements/ "My recent review of zinc in the medical literature substantiates the importance of this trace...
  3. kind2creatures

    Warning: Zinc Ingestion is Toxic and May Be Fatal to Dogs!

    For those of us who sometimes give our pets people vitamins, here is a warning about Zinc. Even the small amount in a multi-vitamin can be toxic/fatal to dogs. :xbone: Learn more here: http://healthypets.mercola.com/sites...poisoning.aspx
  4. liverock

    Magnesium- The Original Brain Chill Pill

    Nice to see a psychiatrist who believes in some treatment besides drugs.8-) http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/evolutionary-psychiatry/201106/magnesium-and-the-brain-the-original-chill-pill ..........check out her other article on how low Zinc levels can affect neurotransmitters and cause...
  5. kind2creatures

    Excess Metals and Alzheimer's Disease

    I recently saw Dr. Neal Barnard on the Dr. Oz show, speaking about how metals, including copper, zinc and iron, should not be supplemented at all, and could cause Alzheimer's. Most of us already knew that cooking with aluminum, or using aluminum anti-perspirants were discouraged. He went on...
  6. kind2creatures

    ADHD Alternatives

    Some possibilities of alternatives for the treatment of ADHD...
  7. kind2creatures

    Flu Shot Controversy

    Article discussing flu vaccines...http://www.healthyfellow.com/938/flu-shot-controversy/#more-938
  8. kind2creatures

    Nutrition for Stress

    Nutritional Suggestions for Stress Water is essential in any healing process. Dehydration is the cause of many symptoms. 6-8 eight ounces glasses per day. Stress is also compounded by poor nutrition. Diets high in sugar that contain too many sweets, refined foods, tobacco, alcohol and...
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    Low in Zinc and B12

    I have two known nutritional deficiencies that I've never addressed with supplements because I've wanted to get my body rebalanced first but years keep ticking by without a change so I'm ready to add supplements. The first is zinc. A naturopath did a test and he said I was extremely low...
  10. kind2creatures

    Mighty Minerals

    Mighty Minerals These elements play a key role in health and well-being. March 2011 (EnergyTimes) While less famous overall than their vitamin cousins, minerals play roles no less vital in the thousands of bodily functions required to keep the body alive and well. Some, such as...
  11. kind2creatures

    Prostate Problems Natural Solutions

    Natural solutions help prostate problems by Dr. David Jockers (NaturalNews) The prostate gland is a key player in the male reproductive system in that it secretes a good % of the makeup of male sperm. The gland is about the size of a walnut and sits just below the bladder in men. A common...
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    On antibiotics

    Around me everybody has been sick really bad lately and for awhile I was the only person not getting sick, then I caught something. The pollen in my area is extremely high, which I do have allergies, but I've been sick for over a week in bed. I tried taking 15,000mg of vitamin C a day, 10,000...
  13. jbo

    Zinc is probably the most effective cold treatment

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    Vitamin overload?

    Hi, all, I have Tinnitus and am already taking multivitamins and ginkgo biloba. I want to add B12, Magnesium, and zinc to my regime and just wanted to ask if it would be safe to just start taking all three, or if it'd be better to phase them in; begin with one, then a month later add a second...
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    Zinc and colds

    How zinc can make your cold less of an ordeal http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1357436/How-zinc-make-cold-ordeal.html
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    Daily supplements of pycnogenol may ease the symptoms of tinnitus, according to a new study. Pycnogenol was shown to help with impaired blood flow to the ear, which is a common cause of tinnitus - great news for the many sufferers - Healthspan January 2011
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    Zinc fights pneumonia

    Read a new study conducted by researchers at Tufts University about zinc fighting pneumonia. Click on the link to learn more: http://www.examiner.com/examiner/x-3788-Norfolk-Nutrition-Examiner~y2009m12d6-In-memory-of-Mother-Zinc-fights-pneumonia
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    Zink deficiencies a global concern

    Zinc deficiences a global concern NewsRx.com 10-01-09 Other vitamins and nutrients may get more headlines, but experts say as many as two billion people around the world have diets deficient in zinc - and studies at Oregon State University and elsewhere are raising concerns about the health...