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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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Glucosamine sulfate

Glucosamine sulfate

Glucosamine sulfate is a chemical that forms naturally in the human body. Glucosamine sulfate is a component in the fluid that can be found in the joints of the body. Glucosamine sulfate is often times used as a natural medicine, home remedy, homeopathic treatment, and naturopathic medicine. Glucosamine sulfate can also be found elsewhere naturally …

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Flaxseed and Flaxseed Oil

Flax seed and flax seed oil

Flaxseed and flaxseed oil are often times used to make a wide range of alternative medicines, natural cures, home remedies, holistic & homeopathic treatments, naturopathic medicines, and herbal dietary supplements. Flaxseed is derived from a plant called Linum usitatissimum in the genus Linum; family Linaceae. Flaxseed is native to India, some parts of the Mediterranean, …

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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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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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Bladderwrack

Bladderwrack

Bladderwrack, as known as, Fucus vesiculosus, is a type of seasweed that is common to the coastal regions of the North and West Baltic Seas; plus the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. People often use bladderwrack to produce home remedies, health products, vitamin, dietary, and herbal supplements, natural cures for various things, and alternative medicines. Other …

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5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan)

5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan)

5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) is a type of chemical and naturally amino acid that is a by-product of L-tryptophan. 5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) is sometimes used as a natural medicine, home remedy, homeopathic dietary supplement, naturopathic medicine, and alternative medicine due to its potential health benefits. Other names for 5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) include: 5HTP, L-5 Hydroxytryptophane, and Oxitriptan.   Health …

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Is Acai a Cure for Obesity?

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Acai has become a popular herbal dietary supplement for weight loss and is often times marketed as one of the many “superfoods” in the U.S. where obesity is an epidemic. They have been said to have anti-aging properties and an excellent nutritional supplement to help one lose weight. There have been studies done on animals …

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