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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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Selenium

Selenium

Selenium is a chemical element and mineral that is required in very small amounts in the body to maintain good health. Due to its potential health benefits, selenium is sometimes used as a natural medicine, herbal remedy, homeopathic dietary supplement, home remedy, alternative medicine, and naturopathic medicine. There are many commercial uses for selenium such …

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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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Ginkgo (Gingko Biloba)

Ginkgo (Gingko Biloba)

Ginkgo (Gingko Biloba) is a type of herb that can be found on a really old type of tree in known as the Maidenhair Tree. Ginkgo biloba is said to have a wide range of health benefits. The extract of ginkgo biloba is often times used to produce homeopathic medicines, herbal dietary supplements, naturopathic medications, …

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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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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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Beta-carotene

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Beta-carotene is a kind of carotenoids that is of the orange, red, and yellow pigments. Beta-carotene is an organic compound it can be classified chemically as a type of hydrocarbon (terpenoid). Often used as in home remedies, herbal medicines, and alternative cures. Efficiency absorption rate of beta-carotene is approximately 15 percent. Beta-carotene is a common …

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