Thursday, November 11, 2004

Vitamin E Linked to Higher Death Rates

This is contrary to what we were taught in medical school. Vit. E is an LDL ("bad cholesterol") hunter, thus decreasing the rate of atherosclerosis in major vessels. Either people are too mcuh of this stuff or theres an alternate mechanism of action at work here.


ajsuhail said...

I used to take 400 IU a day till this news broke.Now I have decided to stick to the regular multi vitamin.

Does any one info on Vitamin C and omega fish oils?

DrMaxtor said...

Take it from me bro, unless you're over 40 dont bother with multivitamins. Your food is fortified with enough vitamins. If you're interested in fish oils, know that there is a tiny bit of cholesterol in them. Just go with flax seed oil gelcaps which contain the needed omega-3 fatty acids sans the cholesterol.
Wouldnt be a bad idea to toss in a baby aspirin every other day either.

whatschd said...

Hey, you have a great blog here! I'm definitely going to bookmark you!

I have a ##KEYWORD## site/blog. It pretty much covers ##KEYWORD## related stuff.

Come and check it out if you get time :-)reduce cholesterol

coolhealth said...

good morning,

great day to be taking milk solgar thistle

have you seen milk solgar thistle

take a trip and check out what they know about milk solgar thistle

Paul88888 said...

You have generated a lot of interest in your blog as it contains a great deal of discussion. If you have some spare time, do feel free to visite the following cheap nutritional supplement site as it offers much of all the cheap nutritional supplement related services and is a highly recommended cheap nutritional supplement visit, or just surf these great native remedies, herbal, and health sites for further details.

Chris said...

##NAME##, I was just passing by on my search for things about Osteoarthritis on
the Net, and dropped in on your blog. I was looking for stuff for my Osteoarthritis site. Not
sure that your blog was exactly what I needed, but I enjoyed my visit all the same.