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Zinc

Zinc

Zinc is a chemical element, essential trace element, and nutrient that human beings require in very small amounts to maintain good health. Zinc can be found in the cells of human bodies and in zinc ore that is minable in places like Asia, Australia, and the U.S. Zinc is often times used as a natural …

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Thiamine (vitamin B1)

Thiamine (vitamin B1)

Thiamine (vitamin B1) is a type of B-complex vitamin that is water-soluble. Thiamine (vitamin B1) is found in the diet. Foods such as yeast, beans, meat, cereal grains, and nuts naturally contain thiamine (vitamin B1). thiamine (vitamin B1) is often used as a natural medicine, home remedy, naturopathic medicine, homeopathic medicine, alternative medicine, and vitamin …

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Siberian ginseng

Siberian ginseng

Siberian ginseng is a type of herb and plant that is a species of small shrub found in the Araliaceae family. Siberian ginseng as the name would suggest is native to Siberia and other areas in Northeastern Asia. Historically it has been used as a traditional medicine in China and where it is known as …

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Shark cartilage

Shark cartilage

Shark cartilage refers to a dietary supplement that is produced from cartilage of a shark that has been powdered and dried. It is most well-known as a home remedy, natural medicine, naturopathic remedy, homeopathic medicine, and alternative medicine for cancer. It has also been purported as having health benefits for other diseases as well. Shark …

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Pyridoxine (vitamin B6)

Pyridoxine

Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) is a type of vitamin that can be found in a variety of different foods such as eggs, beans, meat, and cereals. Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) has health benefits and is often used as a home remedy, natural medicine, homeopathic medicine, alternative medicine, naturopathic medicine, and vitamin dietary supplement as a result. Pyridoxine …

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Pycnogenol

Pycnogenol

Pycnogenol (proanthocyanidins) is a product that has ingredients that originate from the pine bark of the Pinus pinaster tree, as well as peanut skins, witch hazel bark, pine needle and grape seeds. Their chemical compositions are a subgroup of the flavonoid class of polyphenols. Pycnogenol is thought to have health benefits and is thus used …

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Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5)

Pantothenic acid (Vitamin B5)

Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is a water-soluble vitamin. Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is a vital nutrient that many animals need to metabolize carbs, fats, coenzyme-A and proteins. Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is often used to produce various home remedies, natural medicines, naturopathic homeopathic health products, and alternative medicine for their health benefits. Pantothenic acid (vitamin …

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Panax ginseng

Panax ginseng

Panax ginseng is a slow growing perennial plant in the genus Panax; family Araliaceae. Panax ginseng is said to have a number of health benefits as a home remedy, herbal medicine, holistic health product, naturopathic medicine, alternative medicine, and natural medicine. Panax ginseng is native to some countries in the Northern Hemisphere such as Korea, …

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Noni

Noni

Noni is a small evergreen tree in the coffee family, Rubiaceae that is native to India, Australia and Southeast Asia. Traditionally, noni was used as a clothing dye in Polynesia. Noni was also used as a natural medicine, home remedy, alternative medicine, naturopathic homeopathic medicine, and herbal dietary supplement. Historically, noni was prepared topically as …

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Niacin & niacinamide (Vitamin B3)

Niacin and niacinamide (Vitamin B3)

Niacin and niacinamide are organic compounds that are forms of Vitamin B3. Many different types of foods naturally contain Vitamin B3 such as fish, meat, yeast, and grains. It has been used for decades as natural medicine, home remedy, homeopathic medicine, naturopathic remedy, and alternative medicine to increase HDL levels in the blood. Raising HDL …

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Magnesium

Magnesium

Magnesium is a chemical element and mineral that is one of the most commonly found in the human body. Magnesium, due to its health benefits, is sometimes used as a health remedy, natural medicine, alternative medicine, homeopathic remedy, and naturopathic medicine. Magnesium has been noted as tasting sour and is a common additive to fertilizers. …

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Lycopene

Lycopene

Lycopene is a natural chemical and carotene pigment that is commonly found in fruits and vegetables that are red. Lycopene can be found in tomatoes, apricots, watermelons, pink grapefruits, and other red fruits and vegetables. Its strong red color are said to be useful as a food coloring. Lycopene’s red color also gives it antioxidant …

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Lycium (wolfberry, goji berry, and boxthorn)

Lycium (Goji berry, Boxthorn, Wolfberry)

Lycium (also known as wolfberry, goji berry, and boxthorn) is a plant and herb that is native to China. Lycium (goji berry) is in the genus that is in the Solanaceae nightshade family. Gogi is the more common name used in America popularized by juices and dried berries manufactured in the United States. Lycium (goji …

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Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract (Vitis vinifera) is an extract taken from grape seeds. The medicinal uses of grape seed extract as a home remedy, homeopathic holistic medicine, herbal health product, naturopathic medicine, and natural alternative medicine dates back to the ancient Greeks. Grape Seed Extract health benefits stems from its high concentrations of linoleic acid, vitamin …

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Garlic (Allium sativum)

Garlic

Garlic (Allium sativum) is an herb that is a species of plant within the onion genus, Allium. Garlic is a native herb to central Asia and is best known as a culinary flavoring agent. Garlic is also said to have multitude of health benefits as a home remedy, herbal cure, homeopathic medicine, alternative medicine, nutritional …

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Fish Oil

Fish oil

Fish oil (omega-3 fatty acids) is a type of oil that can only be found from certain types of fish and it can only be obtained by the consumption of such a fish or by consuming a supplement that contains fish oil. Fish oil is a popular supplement because they are high in omega-3 fatty …

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Fenugreek

Fenugreek

Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) is a type of herb or plant found in the Fabaceae family. It is also known as methi in Hindi. Fenugreek herb is sometimes used as a natural remedy, herbal dietary supplement, home remedy, homeopathic cure, natural medicine, and alternative medicine. Of the large number of countries that produce fenugreek, India is …

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Evening Primrose Oil

Evening Primrose Oil

Evening Primrose Oil is a type of oil that is produced from evening primrose plant seeds. Evening primrose is a type of plant that is native to northern parts of the Unites States, but it grows elsewhere all over the globe. Even primrose oil is often times used to produce various natural medicines, alternative medicines, …

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Cranberry

Cranberry

Cranberry is a small cluster of evergreen shrubs in the subgenus Oxycoccus in the genus Vaccinium. They grow naturally throughout N. America. They are often found in the acid bogs in other areas of the northern hemisphere as well. Cranberries are a huge commercial crop in North America and most are processed into juice, sauce, …

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Colloidal Silver Products

Colloidal Silver Products

Colloidal Silver Products are basically microscopic particles in a liquid solution. This home remedy, naturopathic medicine, homeopathic supplement, and health product is often times promoted as being an effective dietary supplement for treating a whole host of different illnesses. Silver is fairly well known and common element that is used to make all kinds of different …

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Coenzyme Q-10 (CoQ-10)

Coenzyme Q-10

Coenzyme Q-10 (CoQ-10) is a 1, 4-benzoquinone vitamin-like oil soluble substance and compound that forms naturally in the human body. Coenzyme Q-10 has been said to be used to help cells grow and protect them from the kind of damage that can lead to cancer. Coenzyme Q-10 is used by many as a home remedy, …

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Chromium

Chromium

Chromium is a type of mineral, metal, and chemical element that was traditionally used by the ancient Chinese to coat weapons, but in modern times it is used as a kind of home remedy, naturopathic medicine, natural remedy, dietary vitamin supplement, and homeopathic cure for a variety of different ailments. Other names for chromium include: …

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Cassia cinnamon

Cassia cinnamon

Cassia cinnamon is a type of plant in which people make home remedies, alternative medicines, herbal cures, and homeopathic treatments with from its bark and flower. Cassia cinnamon is an evergreen tree that is native to the Southern regions of China, Uganda, Bangladesh, India, and Vietnam. It is primarily used as an aromatic. In North …

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Blue-green algae

Blue-green algae

Blue-green algae (also known as Cyanobacteria) are a group of plant organisms commonly found in salt water and in some of the larger fresh water lakes as well. Blue-green algae are in the phylum of bacteria that tends to get its energy via photosynthesis. Blue-green algae is sometimes used as a natural cure, home remedy, …

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Blond psyllium

Blond psyllium

Blond psyllium is a type of herb; its seeds and husk are often times used in home remedies, herbal cures, and in natural & alternative medicines. It is a kind of medicinal plant that is native the western and southern regions of Asia. This species of herb was also introduced to the United States and …

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Bilberry

Bilberry

Bilberry is a type of fruit that is sometimes used in various types of home remedies, alternative medicines, herb supplements, vitamin mixes, organic products, and herbal cures. It is also known as the European blueberry, huckleberry, myrtle blueberry, windberry, wimberry, winberry, hurts, whinberry, blueberry, fraughan, black-hearts and whortleberry. Its name in Latin is Vaccinium myrtillus …

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Aloe Vera

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Aloe Vera medicinal value and medical practice can be traced back for thousands of years. It is of course used as a home remedy, natural cure, and alternative medicine to this day. Over 5000 years ago the herb was used in Egypt, evidence of which can be found in various carvings throughout the region. In …

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Aloe

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Aloe Vera medicinal value and medical practice can be traced back for thousands of years. It is of course used as a home remedy, natural cure, and alternative medicine to this day. Over 5000 years ago the herb was used in Egypt, evidence of which can be found in various carvings throughout the region. In …

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