Supporting the body with a balanced diet, vitamins, and nutraceutical and herbal supplements can help most people better adapt to stressors and minimize the effects of stress on health
Although research supports various health benefits from eating fish several times each week, the latest findings on omega-3 fish oil supplements are mixed. Should RDs be recommending fish oil supplements? And if so, who might benefit and how should they be used?
Polycystic ovary syndrome is a common endocrine disorder, which affects between 6% to 20% of reproductive-age women worldwide. Women with PCOS are at increased risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease as they age.
Ribose can be used as a medication and supplement (as D-ribose). Clinically, it is used by people with the genetic muscle condition myoadenylate deaminase deficiency (MAD) to improve their symptoms.
The following table shows the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) for calcium by age group and gender. Vitamin D promotes calcium absorption and is needed along with calcium to maintain bone density. Many calcium supplements also contain vitamin D.
Many patients are aware of the health benefits that fish oil supplements offer. But are you aware of all the recent research surrounding the supplements? Read this to ensure you are making informed recommendations.
Prenatal interventions to decrease the risk of mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and autism have yet to be established for clinical use. In this new review, researchers investigated whether supplements could affect fetal brain development.
It is no secret that the probiotics market has exploded in the past few years.
Faculty: Julie Schwartz, MS, RDN, CSSD, LD Cost: $39.00 or $19.50 for CE Pro Members CPEU/CEU: 2 credits Expiration: October 26, 2018 Learning Objectives