Tag: Nutrient

Defenses Against Alzheimers

The inflammatory processes behind Alzheimer’s are important to know if you are to understand ways to reverse the disease process. Let me share what I’ve learned about this and the research on nutrients shown to effectively counteract these processes. Causes…

Aspirin – #6 in series

Part 6 in my series of posts about products which can contribute to nutrient deficiencies – Aspirin Aspirin is used for everything from headaches and athletic injuries to the treatment of heart disease. However, this panacealike over-the-counter medication can also…

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…