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Vitamins and Mental Health

Posted by James McCauley on

Vitamins and Mental Health

We have known for a very long time that the absence or a shortage of key vitamins and nutrients can lead to the onset of a variety of diseases of the body. It has taken us longer to come to what now seems like a commonsense conclusion that the vitamins found in a healthy diet – and in quality products from Bluebonnet, Pure Encapsulations and others – are important to our mental health as well.  In talking about Vitamins and Mental Health, the health experts at WebMD say, “Vitamins play a vital role in mental health. The absence of some...

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Is Cod Liver Oil Good for What Ails You?

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Is Cod Liver Oil Good for What Ails You?

Cod liver oil has been used for hundreds of years for all kinds of things, from rickets to rheumatism. Both Twinlab Vitamins and Carlson Labs offer premium cod liver oil products, if you would like to add it to your wellness routine and are big believers in its efficacy. But where does the medical profession stand on this centuries old remedy? Well, according to Dr. George T. Griffing,, professor of medicine at the St. Louis University and Editor in Chief of Internal Medicine for eMedicine, “Mother was right about cod liver oil.” The Benefits of Cod Liver Oil “Cod liver...

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