Posts Tagged ‘vitamins’

Regulation of Vitamins: Politics As Usual

Regulation of Vitamins: Politics As Usual Commentary by Rolf Hefti (OMNS Jan 7, 2014) Medical politics has been pervaded with unfounded, misleading arguments, tantamount to propaganda, instead of good evidence. Over the last several decades, the US mainstream medical establishment and the public health authorities, along with the help of the medical industry-sponsored mass media,…

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Alcoholic Cirrhosis as a Syndrome

Alcoholic Cirrhosis as a Syndrome Abstract: This paper introduces the proposition that alcoholic cirrhosis is not a disease, and certainly not a fatal one. It is my purpose to demonstrate that alcoholic cirrhosis is a cluster of reversible deficiency diseases. By not treating the actual disease processes, conventional treatment is counterproductive and leads to a…

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Cutting Through The Vitamin C(onfusion )

Cutting Through The Vitamin C(onfusion ) Posted on: Tuesday, August 6th 2013 at 8:15 pm Written By: Capt. Randall Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive.  Safer than water.   Able to stop a fatal disease in its tracks…It’s Super-C!  So why all the controversy and confusion on how to use this simple…

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Vitamin Bashing or Bad Science?

Vitamin Bashing or Bad Science? Posted on: Wednesday, June 13th 2012 at 9:30 am Written By: Orthomolecular News Service Vitamin Bashing or Bad Science? (Orthomolecular Medicine News Service, June 11, 2012) by Steve Hickey, PhD, Andrew W. Saul, PhD, and Robert G. Smith, PhD (OMNS June 11, 2012) There is a global tendency to popularize…

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Why is vitamin B12 important to vegetarians?

Why is vitamin B12 important to vegetarians? Vitamin B12, an essential B vitamin, is of special interest to vegetarians since it is not found in any significant amounts in plant foods. In addition, vitamin B12 deficiency can result in detrimental changes in certain body functions. It is required for the normal maturation of red blood…

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