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Category: Allergies

Do the Prescriptions YOU take deplete your nutritional status?

When a person takes prescription drugs or over the counter medication chances are that they can be affecting their nutrient levels. Below are some of the possible deficiencies that are correlated with each corresponding drug. Antacids/Ulcer medications vitamin B12 - Anemia, depression, tiredness, weakness, increased cardiovascular risk Folic Acid - Birth defects, cervical dysplasia, anemia, heart disease, cancer risk vitamin D - osteoporosis, muscle weakness, hearing loss Calcium - Os... Read More
Posted by Elissa Rodriguez at Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Recorded Webinar: Nutritional Considerations of Allergies and Asthma

Presented by: Ron Grabowski, R.D., D.C.Topics of Discussion: How does the gastrointestinal tract affect allergies? What nutrients act as antihistamines? How do certain medications for asthma affect an individual's nutritional status? Why is magnesium so important to the COPD patient? Click HERE to listen to our recorded webinar as well as download the corresponding presentation slides. Read More
Posted by Elissa Rodriguez at Wednesday, July 25, 2012