eBook Vitamins And Minerals, 1st Edition

  • Zina Kroner
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  • ISBN-10: 0313382255
  • ISBN-13: 9780313382253
  • DDC: 613.2
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 383 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

When it comes to vitamins and health supplements, some blithely assume that "more is better" or "if it is over the counter, it must be safe." But making these assumptions can be a serious mistake. For example, an excess of iron can contribute to coronary artery disease; melatonin may increase the risk of seizures in patients with epilepsy.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: 5-Hydroxy-Tryptophan (5-HTP).
2: Alpha Lipoic Acid.
3: Beta-Sitosterol.
4: Biotin.
5: Calcium.
6: Chromium.
7: Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10).
8: Copper.
9: Creatine.
10: D-Ribose.
11: Folic Acid.
12: Glucosamine.
13: Glutathione (GSH).
14: L-Carnitine.
15: L-Arginine.
16: Vitamin C.
17: Iodine.
18: Iron.
19: L-Glutamine.
20: L-Lysine.
21: L-Tyrosine.
22: Melatonin.
23: MSM.
24: N-Acetylcysteine.
25: Niacin (Vitamin B3).
26: Omega-3 Fatty Acids.
27: Saccharomyces Boulardii.
28: S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe).
29: Selenium.
30: Vitamin A.
31: Vitamin B12.
32: Vitamin D.
33: Vitamin E.
34: Vitamin K.
35: Zinc.
36: Magnesium.
37: Vanadyl Sulfate.
38: Probiotics.
39: Strontium Ranelate.
Index.
About the Author.