Sulfur

 

 

Complimentary Nutrients:

Antioxidants..

 

Antagonists:

Not known.

 

Health Benefits:

Improved detoxification..

 

Therapeutic Uses:

Impaired immune function, acne, allergies, arthritis, skin damage, muscle pain and cramps, and toxicity. 

Vitamin Therapies should be done with the supervision of a qualified health care professional. In the panel on the left, under ailments you can find more information about treatments for some of these conditions. You can also locate therapeutic information on this site by using the search engine below and entering words relating to the ailment you are interested in.

 

Deficiency Indicators:

Not known..

 

Dosage:

RDA

Optimal Health

Therapeutic Amounts

None stated

Not known

1500-2000 mg

RDA (Recommended Daily Allowance) are dosages developed by the FDA. These amounts are designed to prevent deficiency symptoms. For optimal health it is necessary to take a larger dose. The optimal health amounts are for adults and children weighing over 100 lbs. Children under the age of six should be given nutritional formulas designed specifically for young children. The therapeutic amounts to treat special conditions are usually much higher, and should not be taken without the supervision of a qualified health care professional.

 

Sources:

Brussels sprouts, dried beans, cabbage, egg yolks, fish, garlic, kale, meat, onions, soybeans, turnips, and wheat germ are good sources of sulfur. Sulfur is the key substance that makes garlic so valuable to good health.

 

Comments:

Organic Sulfur is sold as MSM (Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane).

Alternative Healthcare

Alternative Healthcare is designed to offer the best and the most up to date information about alternative health care.

Alternative Healthcare offers better ways than regular medicine - allopathic medicine - for maintaining a healthy body, and a safer and more effective way to treat illness, especially chronic illness