Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Plantains Vitamins Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Plantains Vitamins.

Dining Out: Caribbean Cuisine

Characteristics: A combination of African and Spanish cooking, spices and fruits are its signature. Common Ingredients: Variety of seafood, spicy meats, tropical fruits, hot peppers, and root vegetables. Hidden Dangers: ...  Read more

How to Get Your Daily Dose of Vitamin D

When is a vitamin not really a vitamin? When it's vitamin D! The "sunshine" vitamin, aptly named because sunlight is a source of it, is actually a hormone. Vitamin D is currently receiving a lot of attention and research regarding its r...  Read more

VIDEO: Test Your Vitamin Supplement Smarts

Editor's Note: Please wait a moment for the player below to load, especially if you have a slower Internet connection. Thank you for your patience.   ...  Read more

Vitamin B-12 May Prevent Birth Defects

Women of childbearing age (especially those who are pregnant or trying to conceive) are advised to eat 400 mg of folic acid (folate) daily to prevent neural tube defects, such as spina bifida, from occurring in their babies. New research, reported in...  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

Any ladies in their late 40's take vitamins? If so
Updated 11/23/2015 1:17:08 PM

Any ladies in their late 40's take vitamins? If so, which ones? As I was taking mine this morning, I got thinking maybe I should be changing up what I take as I age....  Read more

Vitamin A
Updated 11/26/2015 12:30:46 AM

When i get my reports and i have added in my multi vitamin my Vitamin A is always over. It has all these warnings how dangerous etc. However i don't want to stop my vitamins over the winter. Should i just ignore the warning?...  Read more

Kesianna, have they checked your vitamin D levels?

Kesianna, have they checked your vitamin D levels? When I was tired all the time, they discovered my levels were too low. I had much more energy once my levels were where they should be!...  Read more

Is there a way to track vitamins? Or is the goal
Updated 11/18/2015 12:03:26 AM

Is there a way to track vitamins? Or is the goal of the nutrition chart to make sure that we are getting our vitamins naturally?...  Read more

How do you up your vitamin D?
Updated 11/17/2015 11:48:09 PM

How do you up your vitamin D?...  Read more

Colorful Cherry Tomatoes - Pop in Some Flavor!

Cherry tomatoes make great guilt free snack! When I open the fridge door looking for something to munch on, they are the first thing I see. They have a nice bright flavor that prevents me from grazing deeper in to the depths of the fridge. Plus, it...  Read more

High Potency Vitamin C is Good For Overall Health

Diabetic people have low vitamin C levels. Vitamin C may reduce glycosylation. Vitamin C lowers sorbital in people with diabetes. Sorbital is a sugar that can accumulate and damage the nerves eyes and kidney of people with diabetes. C helps the hear...  Read more

Nourishing Traditions

The time has come to eat whole, clean, organic foods that are rich in vitamins and healthy fats! Nourish your body and mind!...  Read more

This Week's Healthy Headlines

Why Exercise Makes You Less Anxious Chickpea and Carrot Crockpot Soup The success recipe for fitness: Mix in the fun My Favourite Recipes of 2010 7 Homemade Spa Treatments Made From Holiday Leftovers Meat, Poultry Required to Carry Nutritio...  Read more

In Post-Menopausal Women, 'the Sunshine Vitamin' is One to Watch

Vitamin D is a hot topic in nutrition, and one that's become a focus in menopausal bone health.  There are two forms of the vitamin, D2 and D3 (cholecalciferol), with D3 the form best metabolized by the body. Vitamin D is found in foods such...  Read more