SOME AMERICAN PLANTS CONSIDERED AS SOURCES OF VITAMINES, AND AS PARTS OF A DIET FAVORABLE TO THE PRESERVATION OF THE TEETH
- hypervitaminosis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1129
A definition of the term "hypervitaminosis," which refers to an excessive intake of vitamins in the diet, is presented.
- Recommended dietary intakes, vitamins and antioxidants. Dreosti, Ivor E. // Nutridate;Jul95, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p5
Examines the concept of Recommended Dietary Intakes (RDI) in Australia, as a tool for the assessment of dietary adequacy. Discussion on vitamins and disease prevention; Importance of antioxidants. INSET: Student activities..
- Nutritional Supplements: Healthy for Your Patients & Healthy for Your Bottom Line. Sanna, Mark // American Chiropractor;2002, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p34
Focuses the clinical nutrition development in the nutritional supplement business in the United States. History development on clinical nutrition; Selection of reputable nutritional supplement companies; Importance of practice management prescription on patients.
- Vitamin power. // Scholastic Choices;Jan97, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p12
Reports on the importance of eating a proper diet rich with vitamins and minerals to the maintenance of a healthy body. Nine basic vitamins and minerals that the body needs; Presentation of questions to measure the amount of information a person has regarding vitamins; Examples of...
- Vitamins are an essential part of a healthy diet. Gedon, Trisha // High Plains Journal;3/17/2014, Vol. 132 Issue 11, p4A
The article focuses on the views of Janice Hermann, a nutrition specialist at the Cooperative Extension of the Oklahoma State University, regarding the importance of vitamins in the healthy diet.
- Dietary intakes of vitamins A, C, and E and risk of melanoma in two cohorts of women. Feskanich, D; Willett, W C; Hunter, D J; Colditz, G A // British Journal of Cancer;5/6/2003, Vol. 88 Issue 9, p1381
Within the two Nurses' Health Study cohorts of US women, we examined whether higher intakes of vitamin C, vitamin E, retinol, or individual tocopherols or carotenoids are associated with a lower risk of melanoma. We confirmed 414 cases of invasive melanoma among over 162,000 Caucasian women aged...
- Gummies not only for children. // Chain Drug Review;7/18/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p30
The article reports on the growing use of gummy vitamin supplements in the U.S.
- CITATIONS AND CLINICIANS' NOTES: DIET AND DISEASE. // Current Medical Literature: Clinical Nutrition;2004, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p26
Presents several abstracts on diet and disease. "Breakfast Cereal Fortified with Folic Acid, Vitamin B-6 and Vitamin B-12 Increases Vitamin Concentrations and Reduces Homocysteine Concentrations: A Randomized Trial," by K. L. Tucker, B. Olson, P. Bakun et al; "The Effect of Diet Enriched with...
- What You Need to Know About… NUTS, BEANS & OILS. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);
The article presents information on the nutritional value of nuts, beans and edible oils. Nuts and beans are a good source of protein, vitamins and minerals and their inclusion in a diet along with selected oils can make a healthy food. Various facts about the consumption of oils and fats in the...