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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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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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Pomegranate

Pomegranate

Pomegranate is a shrub, herb, or small tree that is native to Iran. Due to its potential health benefits, pomegranate is often used to produce various natural medicines, home remedies, herbal dietary supplements, homeopathic medicine, naturopathic remedies, and alternative medicines. Pomegranates are often used in culinary to make various dishes like a Persian soup called …

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Passionflower (passiflora)

Passionflower (passiflora)

Passionflower (passiflora) is a type of plant and passion flower in the genus of flowering plants of family Passilforaceae. Due to its potential health benefits, people use passionflower to produce various kinds of home remedies, natural medicines, herbal dietary supplements, alterhnative medicines, and homeopathic naturopathic health products. It has also been used recreationally for smoking …

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Melatonin

Melatonin

Melatonin is a type of chemical compound and hormone that is naturally found in human beings and other animals, microbes, and plants. Melatonin can be synthesized in labs and used in various kinds of home remedies, natural medicines, homeopathic holistic health products, and alternative medicines due to their health benefits. Other names for melatonin include: …

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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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L-arginine

L-arginine

L-arginine is an amino acid that is necessary for protein building in the human body. L-arginine is found in various kinds of food in the human diet such as meat, fish, and dairy. L-arginine has also been synthesized in labs to produce various home remedies, natural medicines, herbal dietary supplements, naturopathic heath products, homeopathic medicines, …

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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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Dong quai

Dong quai

Dong quai is a kind of plant or herb in the Apiaceae family. Dong quai is native to China. It is widely used in traditional Chinese medicine as a home remedy to cure ailments such as: fatigue, gynecological problems, high blood pressure, and mild anemia. Other names for Dong quai include: Angelica China, Ligustilides, Ferulic …

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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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Calcium

Calcium

Calcium is a chemical element and mineral it is an essential component of bones. Calcium can be found in a multitude of different foods. It is essential for maintaining strong bones and for the body to function to its peak level. Calcium is a vital component of nerves, heart, and blood systems. For living organisms, …

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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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