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Forty Percent of Americans May Have Less Than Optimal B-12 Levels—Are You One of Them? Feeling tired, stressed, and moody lately? Blindsided by the midafternoon energy slump, stocking up on double espresso and energy drinks? Skipping your exercise routine and pressing the snooze alarm in the morning? You're not alone. In fact, ordinary tiredness is...
How to Boost Your Defenses Against The Growing Epidemic of Vector-Borne Infections On May 1, the Centers for Disease Control announced that the number of infections transmitted by tick, flea and mosquito bites has more than tripled in the United States since 2004. Though Lyme Disease and Zika virus may be the most famous, at least nine new vector-b...
It's Called Nrf2, It's Your Master Switch for Cellular Repair, And There Are Ways To Activate It A diet rich in fruits and vegetables can dramatically reduce your risk for heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, cancer, and gastrointestinal disease, according to the Harvard School of Public Health. When the Harvard-based Nurses' Health Study ...
Bring The Potent Detoxifying Power of Vitamin C To Your Skin What comes to mind when you think about Vitamin C? A potent antioxidant? Colds and flus? Allergies and impaired immune function? All these answers are relevant. Vitamin C, a universal antioxidant beloved by Nobel Prize winner Linus Pauling , appears helpful for many conditions. [1] Just t...
​ Seventy Million Americans Just Can't Get Enough Rest ​ "Sleep is the fuel of life," says Gayle Green , author of Insomniac , a book she wrote after travelling the world interviewing neurologists, sleep researchers, doctors, psychotherapists, and insomniacs like herself. We spend a third of our lives sleeping, because it is utterly restorative and...
Learn How Heavy Metals Play a Role April brings the bliss of warm days, blue skies, emerald trees and apple blossoms. It also ushers in autism awareness month—that time of the year when we turn our attention to the growing epidemic of neurodevelopmental disabilities striking children across America. Autism rates are rising. One in every forty-one U...
Worn Out, Weary, Sapped & Spent Remember the immense and boundless energy of childhood? That full-throttle-jump-on-the-bed-run-in-circles-and-yell-at-the-top-of-your-lungs Vesuvius of energy? Delight and curiosity about everything, and then the sweet plunge into deep, restorative sleep at nap-time or nighttime…waking up with nary an ache or pai...
Quicksilver Scientific brings you an advanced delivery form of the body's primary sleep-moderating hormone, Melatonin. LAFAYETTE, CO . MARCH 27, 2018 -  Quicksilver Scientific and Dr. Christopher Shade, PhD, announce the newest addition to their elite line of complex liposomal supplement therapies – Liposomal Melatonin. Melatonin is a nat...
How Glutathione Promotes Health, Energy and Longevity It seems like everywhere you turn today you hear about the astonishing health benefits of antioxidants, phytonutrients, and nutraceuticals. From the eye-catching news that an antioxidant in beets might stave off Alzheimer's disease , to man-made super-antioxidants that can prevent cells from dyi...
Be Smart About Brain Health: Know the Top Phytonutrients and Supplements for Mental Clarity Most of us know about the foods and nutrients that help protect our hearts—from fish high in Omega 3 fatty acids, to generous helpings of leafy greens, brightly colored vegetables and fruits, and particularly the lavish red, purple and black berries and grap...