Tag Archives: Supplement

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Sign on the face you’ve taken too much of the supplement

What the expert said? “I think there’s a link” between vitamin B12 and acne, said Huiying Li, a co-author of the new study and an assistant professor of pharmacology at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine. Her team found a molecular pathway that could explain the link in their study, but it will need to… Read More »

Andy Murray health: Tennis champ on the best supplement to boost performance

Andy Murray, 32, tearfully announced at January’s Australian Open in January that the tournament may mark the end of his time at the top. Speaking to the Express.co.uk, the two-time Wimbledon revealed he had battled a hip injury since his twenties. The tennis champ has since come back fighting however, following a hip resurfacing operation.… Read More »

Medical News Today: This herbal supplement ‘poses a public health threat’

Kratom, which is a plant-derived supplement, is growing in popularity. A new report provides further evidence of its adverse effects and calls for more research. Kratom’s rise in popularity is concerning. Kratom is an extract from the tropical tree Mitragyna speciosa, a relative of the coffee plant. Historically, manual laborers in Southeast Asia have used… Read More »

Magnesium Oxide: Is This Supplement Helping or Hurting You?

Between 50 and 80 percent of the American population are deficient in magnesium. If you’re one of these people, then chances are you’re taking (or planning to take) a form of magnesium supplement. Magnesium plays a significant role in human health. In fact, researchers have detected 3,751 magnesium-binding sites on human proteins, according to an… Read More »