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Best supplements for diabetes – 3p a day capsules could prevent high blood sugar

Diabetes is a common condition that affects about 3.7 million people in the UK. About 90 per cent of all cases are caused by type 2 diabetes – where the pancreas struggles to produce enough of the hormone insulin. Common diabetes symptoms include feeling very tired, having blurred vision, or having cuts or wounds that take longer to heal… Read More »

Be Careful When Taking Food Supplements

  When it comes to food supplements many people think that it can not hurt and it might help. Well it ain’t necessarily so. Some recent studies have shown that taking folic acid, calcium and selenium supplements may in each instance increase a person’s risk of developing cancer.   The literature is complicated to understand, but… Read More »

Weight-loss supplements contain dangerous stimulants years after being prohibited

Some sports and weight-loss supplements still contain experimental stimulant drugs that were prohibited years ago by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), according to a new study. The study, published Oct. 22 in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, analyzed 12 brands of sports and weight-loss supplements, looking for four potentially dangerous stimulant drugs that have popped up… Read More »