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Home Remedies: Menstrual cramps

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indicated that vitamin E, omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin B-1 (thiamine), vitamin B-6 and ... medicine Most alternative therapies haven't been well-studied for treating menstrual ... Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS). A TENS device connects to the skin using ... electric current to stimulate nerves.TENS may work by raising the threshold for ... body's natural painkillers. In studies, TENS was more effective than a placebo in

Mayo Clinic Minute: Healthy winter foods

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Summer vegetables gardens have been long put to bed, and winter fruits and ... healthy.  "Kale is rich in vitamin A. You've got your antioxidants from ... diseases. Another benefit?  "Vitamin A is beneficial for immune function ... vitamin A

Left Untreated over Time, Vitamin D Deficiency Can Lead to Serious Bone Disorders

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Left Untreated over Time, Vitamin D Deficiency Can Lead to Serious Bone Disorders ... Left Untreated over Time, Vitamin D Deficiency Can Lead to Serious Bone ... recently found to have a very low vitamin D level on a blood test. She was advised ... low on vitamin D and what symptoms could this cause? Answer: Vitamin D deficiency ... common. Unlike most other vitamins, getting enough vitamin D doesn't depend solely

If You Choose to Take Vitamins as Supplements, Stick to the RDA

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If You Choose to Take Vitamins as Supplements, Stick to the RDA ... Choose to Take Vitamins as Supplements, Stick to the RDA April 22, 2011 Dear ... recommendations about vitamins change on a weekly basis. Should I be taking vitamin supplements ... body needs vitamins in small amounts. In general, getting those vitamins through ... is best. But if you choose to take vitamins as supplements, stick as closely as

Possible Risks Associated with Taking Vitamin E Supplements

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Taking Vitamin E Supplements ... Possible Risks Associated with Taking Vitamin E Supplements March ... Clinic: Are there any risks to taking vitamin E daily? Answer: Research has ... to taking vitamin E. Because of those risks, and because vitamin E supplements ... supplements have not been shown to offer significant health benefits, I do not recommend

Vitamin D Toxicity Rare in People Who Take Supplements, Mayo Clinic Study Finds

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Vitamin D Toxicity Rare in People Who Take Supplements, Mayo Clinic Study Finds ... Americans have low vitamin D levels and as a result, vitamin D supplement use ... has climbed in recent years. Vitamin D has been shown to boost bone health and ... In light of the increased use of vitamin D supplements, Mayo Clinic researchers ... about the health of those with high vitamin D levels.  They found that toxic levels

Is there a connection between vitamin D deficiency and COVID-19?

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Is there a connection between vitamin D deficiency and COVID-19? ... isn't enough data to recommend use of vitamin D to prevent infection with the virus ... studies have looked at the impact of vitamin D on COVID-19. One study of 489 people ... people found that those who had a vitamin D deficiency were more likely to test ... levels of vitamin D. Other research has observed high rates of vitamin D deficiency

Home Remedies: Managing menstrual cramps

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indicated that vitamin E, omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin B-1 (thiamine), vitamin B-6 and ... medicine Most alternative therapies haven't been well-studied for treating menstrual ... electrical nerve stimulation (TENS). A TENS device connects to the skin using ... electric current to stimulate nerves.TENS may work by raising the threshold for ... body's natural painkillers. In studies, TENS was more effective than a placebo in