Niacin: The Original Megavitamin Is More Important Than Ever

We have been discussing the importance of niacin with Dr. Andrew Saul. So far we have discussed niacin’s important, but lesser known roles including...

Niacin: The Original Megavitamin Is More Important Than Ever

L et’s continue discussing some of the many health benefits of niacin with Dr. Andrew Saul. Most people have no clue why niacin is...

Niacin: The Original Megavitamin Is More Important Than Ever

Let’s continue discussing the health benefits of niacin with Dr. Andrew Saul. We have discussed niacin’s benefit on patients with schizophrenia, now let’s look...

Niacin: The Original Megavitamin Is More Important Than Ever

In the March issue, Dr. Andrew Saul gave us a brief overview of the basics of niacin, one of the compounds classified as vitamin...

Niacin Has Changed Many Lives For the Better

While discussing the many health benefits of megadoses of niacin last month with Dr. Andrew Saul, we decided it would be helpful to give...

Niacin: The Original Megavitamin Is More Important Than Ever

I believe that the first vitamins used clinically in “mega” doses were vitamins C and niacin (vitamin B3). Megadoses of vitamin C were used...

Consumption of Omega-3s and Health Consequences

Research reports continue to show the importance of the long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) to heart health. The...

A Brief Historical Look at Vitamin E and Heart Disease

Recent columns have discussed new discoveries about how vitamin E benefits health and also confirmed the safety of megadoses of vitamin E (1-6). Many...
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Pueraria mirifica and Reducing Cancer Risk

Last month, we discussed the effectiveness of the herb Pueraria mirifica against menopausal symptoms with Christiane Northrup, M.D. (1). It had been almost 10...
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Menopause and Pueraria mirifica Update

Perhaps the question I am asked most often during question-and-answer sessions after lectures—and even from my lay-friends—is about safe and effective natural help for...

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