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A micro-mineral, selenium is essential to prevent the oxidation of lipids. It is a vital antioxidant. When combined with vitamin E, it protects the immune system, and enhances the formation of antibodies. It helps protect the liver, heart, and pancreas. Selenium deficiency has been linked to cancer, and heart disease. Other symptoms are: exhaustion, growth impairment, high cholesterol, chronic infections, liver impairment, pancreatic insufficiency, and reproductive problems. Excess selenium levels

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Vitamin K is needed for proper blood clotting and for formation of bone and bone repair. It also helps to convert blood sugar into a form that is stored in the liver and muscles. A deficiency of this vitamin can lead to internal bleeding and osteoporosis. Friendly bacteria in the intestines synthesize the majority of the body's requirement of vitamin K.

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Vitamin E is an antioxidant that is important for the prevention of heart disease and some forms of cancer. Vitamin E improves circulation, helps with proper blood clotting, reduces the scarring of wounds, reduces blood pressure, improves athletic performance, enhances libido, maintains healthy nerves, strengthens the capillary system, promote healthy hair and skin, relaxes leg cramps, and helps to prevent anemia, and cataracts. As an antioxidant vitamin E prevents cell damage, and damage

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Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin. Its main role in the body is to provide for the proper absorption and utilization of calcium and phosphorus. It is necessary for growth, and especially important for bone formation and density. This is most important in preventing osteoporosis. The form of vitamin D that we get from our foods or supplements is not fully active. It requires conversion by the liver, and then the kidneys, before it can perform its functions. This is why people with kidney or liver

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Vitamin C is an antioxidant that is required for healthy tissue growth and repair, proper adrenal gland function, and healthy gums. It is also an important nutrient for the production of white blood cells. It is needed for proper metabolism of folic acid, tyrosine - an amino acid, and phenylalanine - another amino acid. Vitamin C protects against the harmful effects of pollution, another environmental toxins. It also increases the absorption of iron. Recent research indicates that vitamin C works

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