Astaxanthin: The most powerful antioxidant from Mother Nature

Astaxanthin is a xanthophyll carotenoid naturally found in various microorganisms, such as freshwater algae (Haematococcus pluvialis), the yeast fungus Xanthophyllocyces dendrorhous (also known as Phaffia), salmon, trout, krill, shrimp and crayfish. Xanthophylls are a class of oxygen-containing carotenoid pigments responsible for the color of many of the yellow, orange and red hues of flowers, fruits, vegetables, egg yolks and … Continue reading Astaxanthin: The most powerful antioxidant from Mother Nature

New study shows vitamin supplementation helps prevent COVID-19 infection

A new study that enrolled 321 frontline healthcare workers from four hospitals in Mexico City found that vitamin D supplements can help prevent Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). These healthcare workers all tested negative for COVID-19 at the beginning of the double-blind, placebo-controlled program. Researchers said their study demonstrated that vitamin D supplementation is effective in preventing SARS-CoV-2 infections in … Continue reading New study shows vitamin supplementation helps prevent COVID-19 infection

NAC found to protect kidneys against VENOM damage (no wonder FDA wants to ban it)

A 2014 study published in the journal Toxicon shows that N-acetyl-L-cysteine (NAC) is a powerful remedy against animal venom poisoning. Researchers from Instituto Butantan in Brazil studied the effects of NAC on mice injected with Bothrops jararaca (a highly venomous pit viper snake) and Crotalus durissus terrificus(tropical rattlesnake) venoms. Since NAC is a well-known nephroprotective antioxidant with low toxicity, the researchers figured … Continue reading NAC found to protect kidneys against VENOM damage (no wonder FDA wants to ban it)

Zinc boosts immunity and helps regrow immune cells, study finds

Since at least the 1970s, zinc has been recognized as an essential nutrient for the body. More than 300 enzymes throughout the body require it for normal function, and the scientific consensus is that zinc supports immunity. Now, a new study has confirmed that zinc also helps regrow immune cells, making it something of an immune booster. … Continue reading Zinc boosts immunity and helps regrow immune cells, study finds

In preparation for nuclear war, Romania issues potassium iodide pills to citizens

Eastern Europe appears to be gearing up for nuclear war as the Romanian government reportedly hands out potassium iodide pills to its citizens. The Romanian Ministry of Health, in conjunction with other government leaders, announced a campaign to “inform the population on how to administer and store potassium iodide tablets” in anticipation of a nuclear conflict. “The … Continue reading In preparation for nuclear war, Romania issues potassium iodide pills to citizens

DOJ: FDA response on NAC petition is ‘forthcoming’

The U.S. Department of Justice plans to file a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed in December by the Natural Products Association (NPA) challenging FDA’s position that NAC (N-acetyl-L-cysteine) is not a lawful ingredient in dietary supplements. (Article by Josh Long republished from NaturalProductsINSIDER.com) DOJ also signaled in a recent court filing that FDA intends to respond … Continue reading DOJ: FDA response on NAC petition is ‘forthcoming’

Corrupt FDA trying to ban NAC, which detoxifies the body and wards off COVID

Because of how effective it is against the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) and presumably other bioweapons, n-acetyl-cysteine (NAC) is in the crosshairs of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which is trying to ban it. A powerful antioxidant (you can learn more about it in one of our earlier articles), NAC helps to detoxify the body of harmful … Continue reading Corrupt FDA trying to ban NAC, which detoxifies the body and wards off COVID

Zinc can help in the COVID-19 fight – but only if you pair it with a zinc ionophore

Early in the pandemic, it became clear that zinc was a valuable tool in fighting COVID-19. However, it is important to note that although it may be effective when it comes to killing the virus, zinc doesn’t always have an easy time getting where it needs to be to have this effect. Dr. Vladimir Zelenko … Continue reading Zinc can help in the COVID-19 fight – but only if you pair it with a zinc ionophore

Study suggests these nutrients can improve lean body mass in older adults

The progressive loss of muscle mass with advancing age is a major health issue facing older adults worldwide. With this in mind, researchers from the University of Alabama (UA) looked at whether amino acid supplementation can help ameliorate this muscle loss. Even among healthy adults, skeletal muscle mass decreases by as much as two percent each year after … Continue reading Study suggests these nutrients can improve lean body mass in older adults

Here’s the strongest proof yet that vitamin D stops covid in its tracks

Israeli scientists say they have collected the most convincing evidence yet that vitamin D is a powerfully effective remedy for the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19). Researchers from Bar Ilan University and the Galilee Medical Center say that vitamin D is so effective at preventing serious illness or death that it can now be predicted how a person will fare based … Continue reading Here’s the strongest proof yet that vitamin D stops covid in its tracks