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Vitamin Supplements

Anna Almendrala

Why Kids Don't Need To Take Their Vitamins

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.27.2014 | Healthy Living

Contrary to popular belief, when it comes to vitamins and minerals, less is more. A new report published by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) ...

5 Must-Haves You're Missing From Your Diet

Posted 07.26.2013 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul Iron: Check. Vitamin C: Got it. But are you getting enough of these other key nutrients? (Spoiler alert: Probably not). Potassiu...

The Vitamins You Should Be Taking For Healthier, Stronger And Shinier Hair

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.19.2013 | Style

When we were just kids chewing on cherry-flavored Flintstones vitamins, we had no idea what a big deal it was for our hair. (All we knew is that the e...

Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice (DGL): Gut Benefits and Beyond

Julie Chen, M.D. | Posted 06.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Julie Chen, M.D.

In my clinic, I teach my patients to use common sense with their health more so than anything else. In the end, being overly cautious is always better than not being cautious enough.

Can Multivitamins Help Us With Cancer Risks?

Julie Chen, M.D. | Posted 01.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Julie Chen, M.D.

When you do a search on the Internet, there are abundant studies that suggest both for and against vitamins -- so what are we to make of all the results? Should we or should we not take multivitamins?

Is It a Bad Idea to Take Supplements and Herbs Without Medical Guidance?

Michael Stanclift, N.D. | Posted 11.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael Stanclift, N.D.

Supplements and herbs work, but they should be taken with appropriate medical guidance. Think of them as short-term tools to help steer your health in the right direction.

WATCH: Is There A Danger In Taking Too Many Vitamins?, From Dr. Nancy Snyderman

Posted 08.22.2013 | MarloThomas

Should you be taking vitamin supplements? If so, which ones? Dr. Nancy Snyderman, health expert, joined me to discuss the benefits and potential dang...

Catherine Pearson

Vitamin E Increases Prostate Cancer Risk, New Study Shows

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

11 Sun-Free Ways To Soak Up Vitamin D

Health.com | Ella Quittner | Posted 09.07.2011 | Healthy Living

Vitamin D is essential for bone health. Recent research suggests it may have other benefits, too, such as protecting against colds and fighting de...

A Quick Guide To Vitamin Supplements

Susan B. Dopart, M.S., R.D., C.D.E. | Posted 07.11.2011 | Home
Susan B. Dopart, M.S., R.D., C.D.E.

Since nutrition is a young science and research is constantly evolving, there's more to come. But, here's what you need to know right now about which supplements are critical.

Hallie Rich, AlternaVites: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 07.30.2011 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...