Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection

“Carnitine, Choline, Cancer and Cholesterol: The TMAO Connection” Earlier this month, a research team at the Cleveland Clinic offered a novel explanation as to why meat intake may be related to mortality. “Numerous studies have suggested a decrease in atherosclerotic disease risk — heart disease our #1 killer –” “in vegan and vegetarian individuals compared […]

Should Vegan Women Supplement with DHA During Pregnancy?

“Should Vegan Women Supplement with DHA During Pregnancy?” A systematic review of randomized controlled trials of DHA supplementation of pregnant and breast-feeding women failed to find any clear and consistent short or long-term benefit for psychomotor, mental, visual or physical development. Maybe DHA supplementation during pregnancy has no effect because the body isn’t stupid and […]

Probiotics: Useful or Useless?

hey it’s Mike here and today probiotics are they worth that twenty to fifty dollars that you might spend on them online or at the health food store should there be a soon to be sixty four billion dollar industry based around them in particular we’re gonna look at a very interesting and new study […]

Adam Ruins Everything – Why Supplements Are Just Modern Day Snake Oil (sneak peek)

Back in the early nineteen hundreds, quack doctors could put anything in a bottle and call it medicine. Step right up and try Professor Hokorium’s extreme snake oil! Contains absolutely no beef, fat or lead. This tastes like steak and paint chips. You’re wrong! So to stop these charlatans from straight-up killing people, we regulated […]

Fish oil or omega 3s: A MUST watch video before you buy!

This is Neily on Nutrition. I’m here with Charlotte Collins, my intern from the University of Alabama, explaining to her about omega-3s. Somebody in your family takes (omega-3) supplements? My aunt. Her doctor recommended she take them. Do you know anything about what she takes or how much she takes? I think I remember her […]

‘Hulk’ Brothers Risk Death By Injecting Muscle-Building Chemicals | HOOKED ON THE LOOK

COMM: Brothers Alvaro and Tony have been working out since they were teenagers. Now at the ages of 49 and 50, the brothers’ combined weight is a whopping 241 kilograms. The same weight as 4,900 medium chicken eggs. COMM: Alvaro and Tony started to inject a mephentermine-based multi-vitamin stimulant known as Potenay B12 to help […]

Should We Take DHA Supplements to Boost Brain Function?

“Should We Take DHA Supplements to Boost Brain Function?” The concept of vitamins was first described by none other than Dr. Funk in his landmark paper in 1912, the concept that there were complex compounds that our body couldn’t make from scratch and so had to get from our diet. By the mid-20th century all […]

Should Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women Take DHA?

“Should Pregnant & Breastfeeding Women Take DHA?” One of the reasons breastfed infants may have better cognitive and visual development is because human milk contains long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids like the omega 3 DHA, while most available infant formulas did not, based on data like this where infants given control formula without DHA didn’t […]

11 Unadvertised Details Into the Best Fish Oil (DHA) Supplements That Most People Don’t Know About

There are more than 18.8 million users of the omega 3 supplement in the US. This makes DHA the highly used natural supplement by adults in the US. This means that the market for omega supplements is indeed booming and each day manufacturers are investing branding and marketing so that their products remain as the […]

Should We Take EPA and DHA Omega-3 For Our Heart?

“Should We Take EPA and DHA Omega-3 For Our Heart?” According to two of perhaps the most credible nutrition authorities, the World Health Organization and the European Food Safety Authority, we should get at least a half a percent of our calories from the essential short chain omega 3 ALA, which is easy, just like […]