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Benefits Of Vitamin A Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Benefits Of Vitamin A.

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Busting the 10 Biggest Cold & Flu Myths

Eat chicken soup. Bump up your vitamin C intake. Don’t step outside with wet hair. Each year as cold and flu season approaches, you probably hear these common tricks for avoiding illness. However, not all of the prevailing wisdom about viral in...  Read more

Supplements for a Healthy Heart

So you just found out that you have high cholesterol, or perhaps you have a strong family history of heart disease and want to do your best to prevent it. So you head to the pharmacy or health food store for help, only to be bombarded by countless su...  Read more

Vitamin E: Friend or Foe?

Vitamin E works as an antioxidant, preventing a chemical reaction called oxidation, which can sometimes result in harmful effects on the body. Knowing that vitamin E is an important nutrient, many people take large, mega-doses of it because they beli...  Read more

The Basics of Skin Care

Next to eating well and exercising, maintaining a healthy complexion is one of the key ways to look our best. Taking care of your skin doesn’t have to be an expensive (or time-consuming) endeavor. These days, high-quality skincare products are...  Read more

7 Key Nutrients Vegetarians Need to Watch

There are many benefits to being vegetarian and vegan. Regardless of why you chose such a lifestyle, it’s not enough to simply cut the meat, poultry, and seafood from your daily menu. Animal products do offer nutrients that support growth, body...  Read more

Vitamin D: Can too much be toxic?
Updated 9/1/2015 9:34:00 AM

I was checking my nutrition information for today and here's what it said: "Went Over My Goals//Vitamin D My Goal 100-150//Today 350 Because vitamin D is stored in the body, large quantities can be toxic. The Tolerable Upper Intake Lev...  Read more

Anyone know how to enter a vitamin in the did log?
Updated 8/28/2015 6:16:02 PM

Anyone know how to enter a vitamin in the did log? Like enter the actual values (vit A, vit c, etc.)?...  Read more

Starch is a dense food with loads of vitamins and
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Starch is a dense food with loads of vitamins and the stomach digest it slowly. I'm not good at explaining, you need to watch Forks Over Knives to understand . I'm a newbie so bare with me. This is my first post so be kind. I lost 4 lbs...  Read more

Vitamin A
Updated 8/26/2015 7:46:31 AM

According to the Nutrition tracker, the recommended amount of Vitamin A is 100% - 110%. This is a very small amount to aim for. It is very easy to go over this amount. Is this range correct? If not, what is the recommended amount?...  Read more

vitamin A and collard greeens
Updated 8/24/2015 8:01:11 AM

Hi - I'm new and have a question about the collard greens I ate today. I don't remember the exact serving size, but I didn't eat that much of them. I went "over" my vitamin A goals on the nutrition tracker. I don't quite understand how the greens can...  Read more

Mushrooms

Mushrooms contain natural insulin & enzymes that break down starch & sugar in foods. You will benefit from vitamin D, the B vitamins, Iron, Calcium & potassium. Mushrooms are extrememly low calorie, are fat and cholesterol free. Popular choices ar...  Read more

WHY B-COMPLEX FOR DIETERS AND DIABETICS

It helps to breakdown fats and proteins, which helps in normal functioning of the nervous system, good for everyone with stress. A particular potential benefit of vitamin B supplements for diabetics is mainly its ability to lower blood levels of hom...  Read more

Living Healthy with Insulin Resistance/Low GI Diet

For anyone struggling with weight issues due to insulin resistance, diabetes, PCOS, and hypoglycemia. Diet Health Benefits also help reduce HBP, Cholesterol, Triglycerides, & Liver Enzymes. ...  Read more

How Much Sugar is in Your Favorite Fruit?

Fresh fruit boasts a high amount of fiber, water, and a slew of other vitamins and minerals--but it can also come with a good amount of sugar. Even though fruit contains only natural sugars and is a healthy choice in moderation, i...  Read more

4 Important Nutrients You May be Missing

Vitamins and supplements are big business about a $20 billion business to be more exact. Many medical providers agree that taking a multivitamin can be beneficial but for many people that eat a well balanced diet, it isn't typically necessary. A...  Read more

Benefits of Vitamin D - Vitamin D3 Supplements

There is a vast body of science showing the many health benefits of vitamin D. You may be surprised to learn the important role that vitamin D plays in your health. Maintains Your Calcium Balance Maintenance of blood calcium levels within...  Read more

The Benefits of Vitamin C

I wanted to post a blog about the benefits and sources for vitamin C. As an ex-smoker, I learned early on about making sure I was getting plenty of this vitamin because smokers deplete it at a faster rate. However, studies have shown that everyone be...  Read more