Home | Nutrition | Supplements

Supplements

Selenium, vitamin E supplements and prostate cancer risk

Saturday April 19, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study published recently in Journal of the National Cancer Institute suggests that high intake of supplemental selenium
Full story

Dietary fiber lowers death risk in myocardial infarction survivors

Friday April 18, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Dietary fiber is linked to lower risk of coronary heart disease in healthy men and women.  A new study ...
Full story
image

Spirulina helps prevent breast cancer

Friday April 18, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A study published in the April 2014 issue of The American Journal of Pathology suggests that eating Spirulina a ...
Full story

L-arginine helps weight loss

Friday April 18, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- Taking a dietary supplement called L-arginine may help weight loss or can be used to treat central obesity, a ...
Full story

L-Arginine helps type 2 diabetes mellitus

Wednesday April 16, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- L-Arginine supplementation may help preserve kidney or renal function in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, an animal study ...
Full story

Glucosamine helps logevity

Glucosamine is not just a dietary supplement that helps arthritis and joint health.  A recent study released Tuesday in Nature Communications suggests it may also ...
Full story
image

Omega 3 fatty acids prevent liver disease

Thursday Jan 23, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study in PLOS One suggests omega-3 fatty acids particularly Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) can be more benefitial than ...
Full story

Melatonin may lower prostate cancer risk

Contact: Jeremy Moorejeremy.moore@aacr.org215-446-7109American Association for Cancer Research  Melatonin may lower prostate cancer risk SAN DIEGO — Higher levels of melatonin, a hormone involved in the sleep-wake cycle, ...
Full story

Can fish oil help preserve brain cells? (PR)

Contact: Rachel Serokarseroka@aan.com612-928-6129American Academy of Neurology  Can fish oil help preserve brain cells? MINNEAPOLIS – People with higher levels of the omega-3 fatty acids found in fish ...
Full story

Inosine helps raise urate in Parkinson disease

A trial released recently in JAMA Neurology suggests that inosine supplementation may help slow the progression of Parkinson disease.  Previous biological, epidemiological and clinical studies ...
Full story