Colloidal minerals: A lot of hype and questionable safety

December 1997
Environmental Nutrition;Dec97, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p7
Compares colloidal minerals with other mineral supplements. Description of colloidal minerals; Packaging and composition of colloidal minerals; Effectiveness; Adverse effects of colloidal minerals.


Related Articles

  • CUTTING EDGE. Zuckerbrot, Tanya // Men's Fitness;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p32 

    The article answers a question on what time of the day should one take his vitamins. It states that multivitamins should be taken at mealtime. It advises readers to get at least a bit of fat in their meal, since fat-soluble vitamins such as A, D, E, and K require it for absorption. It also...

  • Minerals 101.  // Natural Health;Mar2006, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p93 

    The article presents information on the minerals in the human diet. Pesticides and herbicides kill microbes and beneficial bacteria in the soil that plants need to be healthy. The cheap fertilizers being used don't replace all the necessary minerals. So the soil becomes dead and empty, and foods...

  • Minerals Why choose ionic? Kiss, Roy // Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Mar2005, Issue 269, p68 

    Reports on the difference between health and wellness in the absence of minerals in the body. Discovery of an efficient way to get back minerals; Efficacy of vitamins, sport supplements and herbal formulas together with mineral supplementation; Condition of minor and major illnesses due to...

  • Minerals. Jensen, Karen // Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Aug2005, Issue 274, p44 

    Focuses on the effect of mineral deficiency on human health. Sources of minerals in human nutrition; List of minerals and their uses; Amount of minerals recommended to each person.

  • Mineral rich tomatoes for better health. Henry, Keith A. // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;May/Jun2008, Vol. 92 Issue 3, p46 

    The article focuses on the health benefits of tomatoes. It mentions that a tomato plant can absorb around 56 minerals should they be present in the soil were the plant is grown. It adds that mineral deficiencies can be debilitating to humans while researchers at the University of Illinois note...

  • FROM ALL FOUR VARIETIES: HEALTH BENEFITS OF TEA. Rubin, Karen Wilk // FoodService Director;3/15/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p48 

    Provides information on the health benefits of tea. Types of tea; Nutritional value and mineral contents of tea; Studies on the effect of tea consumption on the body.

  • Neglected resources: nonmetaliferous useful mineral substances. Proca, Amuliu // Revista Minelor / Mining Revue;Jun2010, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p39 

    Besides gold (yellow and black) in our mountains one can find many other mineral substances without which our modern civilization can not be imaginated. Among them, nonmetaliferous useful substances, have part of a "no attention" that can be considered condemnable. Natural salt seems to be an...

  • Balance Your Mineral Intake to Strengthen Your Brain.  // Mind, Mood & Memory;Sep2014, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p4 

    The article argues on the importance of balancing mineral intake to ensure brain health, especially among aging individuals. It highlights the effects of magnesium deficiency which could lead to mild cognitive impairment (MCI). It also suggests eating a well-balance and healthy diet, and...

  • Measuring zinc and mangesium levels. Collins, Catherine // Pulse;6/7/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 23, p76 

    Presents a question-and-answer advisory on the reason why patients need to ask general practitioners for the measurements for zinc and/or magnesium levels. Significance of mineral analyses for patients; Relationship between zinc and clinical conditions; Implications of magnesium deficiency.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics