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Vitamin E

The Role Of Supplements In Personalized Medicine

Dr. Raphael Kellman | Posted 08.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Raphael Kellman

As a physician, one of the greatest tools I have is the use of high quality, natural compounds. When used correctly, supplements given to patients can...

Why Cats Over the Age of 8 Should Get Regular Eye Exams

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 04.15.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

f a cat's high blood pressure goes unchecked, the most common eventual symptom will be sudden, acute blindness. Blood vessels in the eye will burst, causing the retina to detach, and the kitty will lose part or all of her eyesight.

3 Key Nutrients For Better Brainpower

Posted 04.26.2015 | Healthy Living

By Nancy Christie When it comes to what we eat, we usually worry more about our waistlines than our wisdom. But a diet that contains a wide assortm...

Dietary Supplements May Actually Increase Cancer Risk, Especially In High Doses

Posted 04.22.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Agata Blaszczak Boxe Published: 04/21/2015 12:01 PM EDT on LiveScience Although dietary supplements are often touted ...

6 Medical Therapies We Thought Work But Actually Might Not

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 06.13.2015 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

Doctors may not always be well-informed about new therapies to treat medical conditions. Equally important, everyone may not know when to stop therapies, or not to recommend interventions that recent research show simply does not work as we once expected.

I on Beauty: Chapter 11 - Six Dermatological Breakthroughs to Defy Age: Part II

Irene Michaels | Posted 02.06.2015 | Style
Irene Michaels

Photo from the collection of Irene Michaels. In the first part of this piece, I discussed a popular procedure, fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing,...

Processed Feud: How the Food Industry Shapes Nutrition

Andy Bellatti | Posted 09.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Andy Bellatti

Public health and nutrition dialogues need clear, explicit messages. Naturally-occurring sugars and added sugars are very different animals. The same goes for processed foods. How is it that a national nutrition organization can simply choose not to recognize that cooking a pot of oatmeal is vastly different from making a Three Musketeers bar in a processing plant?

What Every Man Should Know About Supplements and Cancer

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 06.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

Supplements are not benign agents that can only help or at worst do nothing. A growing literature suggests that the effect of supplementation is largely defined by the nutrient status of the individual.

Beauty Routine: What Is in Martha Stewart's Vanity

Marta Wohrle | Posted 03.15.2014 | Style
Marta Wohrle

Martha Stewart is a face mask lover and, in this, she is woman after my own heart. I don't use a face mask every day (as Martha seems to), but several times a week and my favorite is Royal Nectar's Bee Venom Mask.

BHA and BHT: A Case for Fresh?

Bill Chameides | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green
Bill Chameides

A look at two common preservatives found in cereals and other foods. (Flickr/Rex Roof)More than 80,000 chemicals are produced, used and presentin the ...

Attack of the Gluten Intolerant Sex Addicts

Mark Morford | Posted 09.30.2013 | Comedy
Mark Morford

There is some interesting news. It is very likely you are not. Gluten intolerant, that is. Few people really are, few really have full-blown celiac disease. But it sure is interesting to notice how many want to believe they are.

Rachel Tepper

7-Up Agrees To Drop Controversial Ingredient | Rachel Tepper | Posted 07.22.2013 | Healthy Living

If you find yourself in need of a Vitamin E fix, you should no longer assume you'll get it from 7-Up. The drink's producer, Dr Pepper Snapple Grou...

Why You Should Use Vitamin E Oil With Caution

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 12.14.2016 | Style

You've probably heard your doctor discuss the health benefits of taking vitamin E, which include boosting your immune system, preventing stroke-induce...

The Seaweed Bath Co. Delivers Nutrient-Rich Beauty Products

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.02.2013 | HuffPost Home

So perhaps “Bladderwrack” isn’t the most soothing name you’ve heard in a while. But when this nutrient-rich seaweed is sustainably harvested f...

The Secret To Baby Soft Skin Is...

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 06.27.2014 | Style

When we ran into Channing Pickett in Union Square, we couldn't help but stare at her alabaster skin and cherry red lips (it's MAC Red Russian, just ...

Major Drug Store Accused Of Misleading Customers

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2013 | Business

* Cardiovascular health claims challenged * Walgreen declines to comment By Jonathan Stempel March 11 (Re...

Supplements for Those With Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Julie Chen, M.D. | Posted 02.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Julie Chen, M.D.

If you are interested in using vitamin A or E supplements, check with your doctor first to see whether they are a good idea for you, or if simply eating a well-balanced, plant-based diet is enough for you to get adequate levels of these in your body.

Vitamin E Linked With Lower Risk Of This Cancer

Posted 07.21.2012 | Healthy Living

Vitamin E -- found in foods like vegetable oil, nuts, mango, broccoli and spinach -- could have protective effects against liver cancer, a new study s...

Three Shocking Ways Packaged Foods Are Contaminated

Corey Rennell | Posted 07.03.2012 | Green
Corey Rennell

Packaged foods acquire long shelf lives when their chemical properties are manipulated so that bacteria cannot grow. While this gives a perception of safety and sterility, it actually means that ingredients of any quality can be used and the food will never go bad.

Could Vitamin E Help Fight Cancer?

Posted 04.29.2012 | Healthy Living

The verdict has not been totally clear on vitamin E's role in cancer prevention -- some research has suggested the vitamin might help to protect again...

The Real Facts About Vitamin E and Prostate Cancer

Craig Cooper | Posted 01.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Craig Cooper

Does taking vitamin E increase your risk of prostate cancer? There are some important things you should know about vitamin E before you throw away your vitamin E supplements.

High-Dose Vitamins and Risk

Alfred Neugut, M.D. Ph.D. | Posted 12.11.2011 | Healthy Living
Alfred Neugut, M.D. Ph.D.

Once a person is not vitamin-deficient, there is really very little evidence to support that vitamin or mineral supplementation beyond that has any dramatic beneficial impact on cancer risk.

Catherine Pearson

Vitamin E Increases Prostate Cancer Risk, New Study Shows | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.11.2011 | Healthy Living

Taking vitamin E supplements may harm men's health, according to a new study that suggests the supplements can significantly increase the risk of pros...

Vitamins & Exercise: Media Throws Baby Out With Bathwater

Joel Brokaw | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joel Brokaw

How could nutritional supplements and exercise suddenly be at counterpoint, factors that are probably responsible for me feeling more like 30 than my actual age of 55.

STUDY: Vitamin E May Slow Alzheimer's disease | Megan Rauscher | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

An analysis of "real-world" clinical data indicates that vitamin E, and drugs that reduce generalized inflammation, may slow the decline of mental and...