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Drug-Induced Nutrient Depletion: 7 Nutrients Commonly Depleted by Medications

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Drug-induced nutrient depletion occurs when prescription medications deplete, block absorption, increase excretion, or increase utilization of nutrients resulting in nutrient deficiency. Most medications have potential to deplete nutrients contributing to side effects, poor tolerability, & sometimes discontinuation. Many medications can cause nutrient deficiencies Nutrient deficiencies can be mistaken for symptoms of disease Drug-induced nutrient depletion and deficieny can be addressed with dietary modifications and the use of safe, quality supplements Some common drug-induced nutrient depletions are discussed Medications can disrupt the balance of intestinal bacteria that can impact your overall nutritional status and health Drug-Induced Nutrient Depletion Prescription medications are...

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Understanding Magnesium and Vitamin D

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Are you getting enough Magnesium and Vitamin D? Statistics suggest that 40-50% of otherwise healthy adults and children don’t intake enough Vitamin D, and magnesium deficiency is increasingly more common. Vitamin D helps your body absorb calcium, but what most people don’t realize is that magnesium aids in activating Vitamin D so that your body can use it. 40-50% of healthy adults are vitamin D deficient Vitamin D3 supplementation is recommended because it’s difficult to get enough vitamin D from food and the sun Vitamin D plays many critical roles in the body Magnesium improves vitamin D activity and function...

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Vitamin D and Magnesium Work Together to Promote Health

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Vitamin D deficiency is common and can result in unregulated cell proliferation. The beneficial effects from vitamin D are dependent on sufficient magnesium intake.  Deficiency in either nutrient is associated with health problems including cardiovascular disease and conditions preceding diabetes that are associated with inflammation. Vitamin D and magnesium work together in Olivamine® VitalHealth to maintain healthy levels of inflammation. Vitamin D plays many important cellular roles Deficiencies in vitamin D are common and associated with many health issues Absorption of vitamin D is dependent on magnesium Magnesium activates over 300 enzymes required for health Both vitamin D and magnesium...

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Medications Associated with Deficiencies in the Vital Micronutrient Zinc

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Commonly prescribed drugs can lead to deficiencies in micronutrients including zinc. Zinc deficiencies play important roles in diseases like Alzheimer’s disease. Zinc deficiencies can result from taking medicines including antacids, diuretics and certain heart medications, and can occur in individuals with chronic diarrhea and liver problems. Olivamine® MultiVitamin can help remedy zinc deficiencies. Zinc deficiencies are common and play a role in many health issues and diseases Common medications can cause zinc deficiencies Symptoms of zinc depletion can range from taste disorders to increased infections Zinc deficiencies occur frequently in individuals with chronic diarrhea Liver damage and disease can also...

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Magnesium and Your Health

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Magnesium is one of the most important minerals for overall health, but deficiency is common and contributes to multiple disease processes. Symptoms of magnesium deficiency include headaches, high blood pressure, heart arrhythmias, muscle cramps, mood disorders, insomnia, and more. Magnesium is one of the most important minerals in the body Deficiency is increasingly common for several reasons Deficiency contributes to the cause, symptoms, and/or severity of many health conditions Most people could likely benefit from getting more magnesium in their diet Magnesium should be included with all calcium supplements Tell me More about Magnesium! Magnesium is one of the most...

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Nutritional support for production of healthy hair, skin, and fingernails includes a balance of antioxidants and nutrients like Vitamin C, zinc, selenium, biotin, and more. Learn how to feed your body with the vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and antioxidants needed to improve health & appearance of hair, skin, & nails. Hair, skin and nails all contain a specific protein called keratin Keratin is a strong protein due to high amounts the amino acid, cysteine The dietary form of cysteine, N-acetyl-l-cysteine can help increase keratin strength and the health of your hair, skin and nails Hair, skin and nails are susceptible...

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