Anti aging nutritional supplements

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Avatar m tn Would anyone know if it is safe for a 50 years old male to take nutritional supplements like "ensure"?
5333703 tn?1366564561 You must take 10-12 grams 30 minutes prior to falling asleep to get this release of HGH as an anti-aging effect. For an athletic effect, take your supplement prior to exercise. Do not use high glycemic sports drinks such as Gatorade because it will interfere with absorption and will waste your money. Studies have shown that large doses of arginine may cause some cancers to replicate faster. However, the doses were from 30 to 50 grams and were given intravenously.
757137 tn?1347196453 Can anyone advise me which vitamins, minerals, or other supplements are anti-inflammatory? I had to get off inhaled steroids for emphysema and need natural replacements. So far I have come up with vitamin B5, MSM, and mullein extract. Any suggestions will be appreciated.
1102283 tn?1257817472 In essence, the research suggests that lithium is a brain anti-aging nutrient. Dr. Wright feels that unlike the 5HTP and St Johns Wort which should not be combined with SSRI drugs, Lithium can and should be used along with any patent medicine being used for depression, anxiety, or any other "mood-altering" reason, since it will protect brain cells against their unwanted toxic effects.
Avatar m tn A capsule (in vcaps) of C24/7 has 22,000 phytonutrients sourced from all organic high-grade ingredients such as 12 whole fruits, 12 whole vegetables, 12 mushrooms, 12 green spirulina blends, 18 amino acids, 10 essential fatty acids, 12 herb and specialty nutrients 12 digestive enzymes 5 anti-aging anti-oxidant enhancers 4 longevity polyphenols.
1053987 tn?1279304510 I'm very fortunate to have a great team of doctor's who work with me. I have a psychiatrist and a regular doctor who have helped me immensely to get stable after my dx of BPII. I suffer mostly from depression, my mania is very mild, resulting in a good mood or two! Anyway my doctor did some blood work and found I was very low on vitamin D2. You get vitamin D from the sun, and I live in the Pacific NW where it is cloudy for 8 months of the year.
Avatar f tn I'm 48 and getting back into weight lifting. What supplements are best for me? GNP have great stuff!
Avatar m tn I am looking for somewhere to get some nutritional advise about good things to eat when you CLL. My mum is about to do her second course of chemo and is back on the old steroids.
Avatar n tn Hi, I don't really know the answer but if you are getting reduced white-blood-cell counts, then I'd especially want to avoid any food with possible bacteria. Maybe Mocha can say more. Also, since a few patients get heart damage, I'd look into possibly using melatonin and Co-Q10 (OTC supplements) to try and prevent that. I'm not a big fan of alternative treatments for cancer, but I think that a few things do have value.
Avatar f tn I haven't heard of any of this anti-aging stuff with these two supplements. I use Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALA) to help with peripheral neuropathy. I noticed that it really does cut down on the amount of neuropathy I experience. When I did some online research for Acetyl L Carnitine and neuropathy, since it's also used. The difference is that it is recommended that people check with their doctors before using the Acetyl L Carnitine.
681148 tn?1437661591 He said that I should take the Neurontin either two hours BEFORE I take my nutritional supplements or two hours AFTER I take my nutritional supplements. He said that this is because nutritional supplements can make the Neurontin less effective. Since so many of us are also taking nutritional supplements, I thought this information should be shared with everyone.
Avatar n tn 62% oleuropeins) and lithium aspartate has been shown to have direct anti-viral, anti-fungal, and anti-bacterial activity. Lithium is an essential nutrient that is present in all of our diets. Most people are familiar with lithium as a lithium carbonate prescription medicine used in high doses to treat manic-depressive illness.
1237757 tn?1323143119 Yeah doing all of the above, I wouldn't be considering this at all apart from the experience I have had with this doctor already. Fully qualified medical GP who specialises in natural therapy and sports nutrition. The major sports teams here in Australia use them. Am also keeping my mood tracker up to date, already a bit irritable but I think that is more about the crap I'm having to deal with at work rather than the supplements.
Avatar n tn YOur diet should include Evening Primrose oil, flaxseed oil or Omega 3 oils derived from fish. All of these nutritional supplements have been shown to increase skin's elasticity, its rebuilding capacity and its moisture. You can get these treatments at any health food store, and most pharmacies carry them too. ref:, wikipedia Continue to wash only with water and avoid rubbing your face to prevent flaking of skin.
Avatar m tn The following article focuses on the therapeutic effect of very high dose vitamins. Lower doses commonly found in dietary supplements are effective in meeting nutritional needs, but no therapeutic claims are made. (OMNS, February 2, 2009) There is a spin to most media reporting on vitamin research. The recent anti-vitamin media blitz, led by the Associated Press and USA Today, provides yet another demonstration. (Vitamins C and E don't prevent heart disease. The Associated Press, Nov.
Avatar f tn His case is mild, hardly noticeable, and is intermittent. Are there nutritional supplements I can add to his diet to help ( ie. lutein, dha, vitamins?
Avatar n tn My question is related to my high level of anti-TPO. Recent blood test shows a level greater than 1,000, when a normal level should be less than 35. That concerns me. Can you tell me of your recommendations for treatment. I am currently on medication as I did not want to do the Radioactive Iodine at this point. I am also getting a nutritional analysis.
Avatar f tn m looking for any supplements you all have used with success. I give him sub q fluids every other day and all the symptoms he was having are now gone (although we do still have to go potty at two am, I'm chalking that up to his old man bladder). He's had the same vet since he was born but he recently retired. My first visit to the new vet yielded all this so I really have no way of knowing how long this has been going on..
1752121 tn?1312100464 I recommend you see your dermatologist for proper treatment, as that may combine an anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and anti-yeast meds and that you use just plain petroleum jelly for moisturizing. This is particularly important right before bedtime. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your dermatologist.
Avatar f tn It's nearly impossible to gage the interactions between medications and supplements because supplements are not regulated and/or tested to the extent that medications are. My best and only advice would be to ask your physician, even he/she may draw a blank.