Category: Products that can contribute to nutritional deficiency

Antidepressants – #4 in series

Part 4 in my series of posts about products which can contribute to nutrient deficiencies – Antidepressants  Some women on long-term antidepressant medications lose their desire to eat, stop eating or eat sporadically, choose nutrient-poor foods, and experience reduced absorption…

Antibiotics – #3 in series

Part 3 in my series of posts about products which can contribute to nutrient deficiencies – Antibiotics Antibiotics are effective because they destroy disease-causing bacteria in the digestive tract; however, they indiscriminately destroy beneficial bacteria that help maintain health. Several…

Antacids – #2 in series

The second in my series of posts about products which can contribute to nutrient deficiencies – Antacids Many women consume antacids as a supplemental source of calcium. In addition, antacids are a quick remedy for stomach upsets caused by stress…