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How to Tell if Your Vitamin, Mineral, and Herbal Supplements Are Safe and Effective

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How to Tell if Your Vitamin, Mineral, and Herbal Supplements Are Safe and Effective

Have you ever walked down the vitamin aisle in the store, become completely overwhelmed, then decided to go grab a broken cookie sample in the bakery section instead? Sometimes, having a lot of choices can become overwhelming! The realm of dietary supplements and dietary supplement safety can be daunting. The following information will help you to reduce your shopping time, become a savvy vitamin shopper, and buy safe, effective, vitamin, mineral and herbal supplements. Buying Inexpensive Supplements Please understand, although it is tempting to buy supplements from an inexpensive source, their motivation for the manufacturing of these supplements is profit....

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Ingredients that Should NOT be in Your Vitamin / Mineral Supplements

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Ingredients that Should NOT be in Your Vitamin / Mineral Supplements

What’s hiding in your Vitamin / Mineral Supplements? Have you ever read the small print on the ingredient labels of your dietary supplements? You may be shocked to know that many times, there are ingredients that should NOT be in your vitamins. When you purchased them, did you get a “great deal” on them? In the case of vitamin / mineral supplements, you definitely get what you pay for, and, in a not-so-good way, more than you bargained for! All flashy vitamin labels are vying for your attention, but what’s actually inside? I often think I’d like to go into...

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Should I Take Vitamin / Mineral Supplements? 7 Things to Consider

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Should I Take Vitamin / Mineral Supplements?  7 Things to Consider

Should you take vitamin / mineral supplements? Do we really need to supplement our diets? Can’t we get all our necessary nutrition from food? Is your head spinning with information about the pros and cons of taking vitamin / mineral supplements? If so, you are certainly not alone. We are inundated with information and junk science at every turn of the road these days about which vitamins to take, as well as what kind of vitamin supplements to take. All of this noisy, conflicting information is enough to drive one to junk food! Many people have started supplement regimens only...

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