Stories tagged: supplements
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
Salmonella outbreak linked to plant stimulant kratom hits Spokane
A nationwide salmonella outbreak linked to the plant stimulant kratom has sickened a Spokane County man, the Washington Department of Health said Friday.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 10 a.m.
Zorba Paster: Intriguing research regarding CoQ10
Some have claimed Coenzyme Q10 is the fountain of youth. But just as Ponce de Leon discovered that idea to be bogus, such claims regarding CoQ10 are bogus, too.
Mon., March 21, 2016, 4 p.m.
House call: Navigating the supplements road
Long gone are the days when your nutritional supplement choices were limited to Flintstones for the kids and One-a-Day for yourself. There are multivitamins formulated for men, for women, and …
Tue., July 28, 2015
Ask Doctor K: ‘Natural’ options not always the best treatment for high cholesterol
DEAR DOCTOR K: My cholesterol is high and my doctor wants me to go on a statin. I’d like to avoid medication. Do any supplements effectively lower cholesterol? DEAR READER: …
Tue., Jan. 22, 2013
Finding your sunshine state
Feeling down? Try vitamin D, some studies suggest. Wary of flu or multiple sclerosis? Overweight?
Tue., April 6, 2010
Vitamin overload can actually backfire
These days, it’s not difficult to consume 600 percent of your daily recommended value of B vitamins or 2,000 percent of the recommended amount of vitamin C – all before …