Did You Know?

  • Women's pre-menstrual headaches are often caused by too much copper in their system?
  • Arthritis pain can be caused by lead cadmium or mercury poisoning?
  • Eating the wrong diet can contribute to conditions such as constipation, diverticulosis, and even heart disease?
  • Taking too much of any one vitamin or mineral can be harmful?
  • Too much vitamin C can actually make an infection worse in certain metabolic types?
  • Adolescent acne can be caused by lead or copper poisoning as well as a zinc deficiency?
  • Approximately 80% of our population lack necessary enzymes and natural stomach acids to digest their food?
  • Hyperactive children often have too much lead in their systems
  • Obesity is frequently caused by chronic blood sugar problems?
  • Mercury toxicity in the mother's system can kill her unborn child?
  • Magnesium supplements may prevent brain damage of alcoholics?
  • The male prostate gland contains more zinc than any other organ in the body? Because of the adequate zinc levels are important for male potency.
  • Diuretics, often prescribed for patients with high blood pressure and heart trouble, can decrease your potassium supply?
  • The mineral lithium is being used to alleviate many of the problems associated with manic depressive illness?
  • High blood pressure and strokes may be caused by too much sodium chloride (salt)?
  • Many baby foods contain too much salt?
  • High levels of copper and iron in the body tissue can cause migraine headaches and even schizophrenia?
  • Adequate zinc intake helps to regulate blood sugar levels?
  • Lead toxicity is linked to multiple sclerosis?
  • Zinc deficiency can retard bone development and produce malformed sex organs?
  • Doctors often diagnose heart attacks by the amount of the mineral manganese in the body?
  • Chromium, magnesium, manganese and vitamin B6 deficiency are related to diabetes?
  • Vitamin C, the B Complex, zinc and manganese are being used to treat schizophrenia?
  • Vitamin B2, folic acid, vitamin E, zinc and chromium are important for users of birth control pills?
  • Magnesium deficiency is related to epilepsy, leukemia, heart disease and kidney disorders?
  • As many as 250,000 women in the U.S. at any given time may be suffering from iron deficiency anemia?
  • Beryllium, lead, cadmium, nickel and arsenic poisoning can cause cancer?


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