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The Weekly Health Roundup: June 9, 2024

The Weekly Health Roundup: June 9, 2024

Coconut oil helps to maintain healthy cholesterol levels. Melatonin improves eye health and slows age-related macular degeneration progression. Curcumin inhibits allergic reactions. Increased fruit consumption is linked to better depression outcomes. Every week we discover inspiring, informative, and sometimes shocking health-related news. From new studies to insightful analysis, here is what you need to know […]

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The Weekly Health Roundup: June 2, 2024

The Weekly Health Roundup: June 2, 2024

Regular egg consumption decreases the risk of Alzheimer’s dementia. Cannabis-derived terpenes are superior to morphine for neuropathic pain relief. Near-infrared light therapy improves brain healing after traumatic injury. Orange peel extract improves heart health. Ellagic acid, found in pomegranates and raspberries, reverses non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Every week we discover inspiring, informative, and sometimes shocking […]

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The Weekly Health Roundup: May 26, 2024

The Weekly Health Roundup: May 26, 2024

Tattoos may increase the risk of lymphoma. Electrolyzed-reduced water supports longevity. Urolithin A, found in pomegranate, strawberries, and walnuts, improves memory function. Fish oil supplements may have adverse effects. Match mouthwash fights bad oral bacteria. Every week we discover inspiring, informative, and sometimes shocking health-related news. From new studies to insightful analysis, here is what […]

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Vitamins

Guest Post: Annual Collection of Top Vitamin D Publications – By William B. Grant, PhD

Guest Post: Annual Collection of Top Vitamin D Publications – By William B. Grant, PhD

[Note: We are committed to publishing emerging developments, studies, and opinions on the edges of health. This is a guest post by William B. Grant, PhD. All opinions expressed by guest contributors are solely the writer’s own, and are not reflective of the opinions of Historic Health.] William B. Grant, PhD, was educated as a […]

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People Are Taking P5P Supplements Instead of Vitamin B6. Are They Onto Something?

People Are Taking P5P Supplements Instead of Vitamin B6. Are They Onto Something?

The supplement industry is always buzzing about B-complex vitamins, and for good reason. But a special type of B-vitamin is making people rethink their routines: P5P. Short for pyridoxal-5-phosphate, P5P is the active form of vitamin B6. Normally, when you ingest vitamin B6 through food or supplements, your liver has to convert it to P5P […]

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Got Acne? Get Some Vitamin C, ASAP

Got Acne? Get Some Vitamin C, ASAP

Acne: it’s not just a nightmare for teenagers. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, it’s the most common skin condition in the United States, with 50 million Americans suffering symptoms from pesky pustules to painful cysts.  While there is no one-size-fits-all cure, treatments abound. From special diets to birth control pills to topical ingredients […]

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Minerals

Guest Post: Schizophrenia Is Chronic Encephalitis… and Niacin Cures It – By Thomas E Levy, MD

Guest Post: Schizophrenia Is Chronic Encephalitis… and Niacin Cures It – By Thomas E Levy, MD

[Note: We are committed to publishing emerging developments, studies, and opinions on the edges of health. This is a guest post by Thomas E. Levy, MD, JD. All opinions expressed by guest contributors are solely the writer’s own, and are not reflective of the opinions of Historic Health.] Dr. Thomas E. Levy is a board-certified […]

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Here’s How Zinc (Might) Increase Your Testosterone Levels

Here’s How Zinc (Might) Increase Your Testosterone Levels

Testosterone—the primary male sex hormone—is like jet fuel for men’s health and vitality. It’s no wonder guys are willing to try all sorts of pills, powders, and therapies to salvage (and boost) this hormone. In fact, the global testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) market recently passed $2 billion. But could boosting your T levels be as […]

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Zinc

Zinc

Zinc is a nutrient found in cells throughout the human body. It’s a trace mineral, which means the body needs very small amounts. Zinc is essential for more than 100 enzymes to carry out their function.

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