Nutrition Articles


 

Why Some Hemorrhagic Fever Viruses, including Ebola, Deplete the Body of Selenium, Which Leads to Deadly Hemorrhaging

The Scientific Basis for Using the Essential Nutrient Selenium in the Treatment of Ebola (Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever) - Richard A. Passwater, Ph.D., October 2, 2014

Prostate Cancer and the Omega-3 Index: An Interview with William Harris, Ph.D.

Fish Oil and Prostatic Cancer: An Interview with Jørn Dyerberg, M.D., Dr. Med. Sc.

Healthy History in Better Nutrition Magazine.The introduction of Megavitamin Therapy by Richard Passwater, Ph.D.and the his research on selenium and cancer are discussed.

Young For Life Author Interview in Life Extension Magazine. The vitamin E and heart disease research of Richard Passwater, Ph.D. is discussed.

Carnitine and Heart Disease: An Interview with Stephen T. Sinatra, M.D.

Statement on Recent Report of Link Between Fish Oil & Prostate Cancer:  Science Editor Richard A. Passwater, Ph.D.

Vegetable Juicing for Everyone: An Interview with Andrew W. Saul, Ph.D.

AIDS Discovery Explains the Importance of Selenium: An interview with Will Taylor, Ph.D.

Selenium and Human Health: An Interview with Gerhard Schrauzer, Ph.D.

Review: Micronutrient Selenium Deficiency Influences Evolution of some Viral Infectious Diseases - Harthill, M. Geochemistry and Health International, Inc., Frederick, MD 21705-3523, USA.

Selenium : A Quest for Better Understanding: Vladimir Badmaev, MD., PhD, Muhammed Majeed, PhD and Richard A Passwater, PhD.

Heart Nutrition and the Great Cholesterol Myth: An interview with Stephen Sinatra, M.D.

Newly Discovered Effects of Vit D on Cancer:An Interview with Professor John H. White, Ph.D.

Helping People Doctor Themselves: An Interview with Andrew W. Saul, Ph.D.

The Vitamin Cure for Women’s Health Problems: An Interview with Helen Saul Case

Fish Oil’s Effectiveness, Flawed Studies Add Confusion: An Interview with William Harris, Ph.D.

Vitamin A & Beta-Carotene Miracle Workers: 100 Years of Saving Lives: Interview with Frank Murray

Tocotrienols: Emerging Science and Innovations of Vitamin E Part 1: An Interview with Dr. Barrie Tan

Tocotrienols: Emerging Science and Innovations of Vitamin E Part 2: An Interview with Dr. Barrie Tan

Tocotrienols: Emerging Science and Innovations of Vitamin E Part 3: An Interview with Dr. Barrie Tan

Tocotrienols: Emerging Science and Innovations of Vitamin E Part 4: An Interview with Dr. Barrie Tan

New Misleading and Inappropriate Meta-Analysis May Be Harmful to the Public Health and Does Not Indicate A Lack of Protection For Fish Oil Omega-3 Fats Against Heart Disease

Evidence Continues to Indicate Fish Oil Omega-3 Fats Protect Against Heart Disease and Promote Wellness

The Vitamin Cure for Children’s Health Problems: An Interview with Pediatrician Ralph Campbell, M.D.

The Primal Panacea: Vitamin C Can Defeat Deadly Infections: An Interview with Thomas E. Levy, M.D., J.D.

The Inappropriateness of So-Called “Evidenced Based Medicine”: An Interview with Steve Hickey, Ph.D.

The Athletes Edge: If This Vitamin Can Make Professional Athletes Faster, Quicker and Stronger,
What Can it Do For Your Total Health?: An interview with John J. Cannell, M.D.

Vitamin E Attacked Again: Of Course. Because It Works: An Interview with Andrew W. Saul, Ph.D.

Will Grandma Believe that Daily Multivitamin is Dangerous?: An interview with Robert G. Smith, Ph.D.

The Omega-3 Index: A Powerful Indicator of Heart Disease Risk: An Interview with Dr. William Harris

Attempt to Knockout the Dietary Supplement Industry?: An Interview with Jonathan Emord

New Research on Vitamin D, Part 1: An Interview with John J. Cannell, M.D.

New Research on Vitamin D, Part 2: An Interview with John J. Cannell, M.D.

New Research on Vitamin D, Part 3: An Interview with John J. Cannell, M.D.

New Research on Vitamin D, Part 4: An Interview with John J. Cannell, M.D.

New Research on Vitamin D, Part 5: An Interview with John J. Cannell, M.D.

No More Fatigue - An Interview with Jack Challem

Healthy Arteries and Pycnogenol: An Interview with Frank Schönlau, Ph.D.

Pycnogenol Is Protective Against Heart Disease, Diabetes and Inflammation

Nutrition and Championship Sports Performance, Recovery and Injury Reduction

The Importance of the Health Claims Victory and Global Censorship of Health Information

New FDA Qualified Health Claims for Seleniun -An Interview with Dr. Gerhard Schrauzer

Omega-3 Fish Oils: The Greatest Nutritional Health Discovery Since Vitamins: Parts 1-3; Interviews with Professor Jørn Dyerberg, M.D.

 

Omega-3 Fish Oils: The Greatest Nutritional Health Discovery Since Vitamins: Part 4; Interview with Professor Jørn Dyerberg, M.D.

 

High-Performance Nutrition for Athletes: An Update on GPLC (GlycoCarn) and Nitric Oxide

 

High-Performance Nutrition for Athletes: An Update on GPLC (GlycoCarn) and Nitric Oxide Part 2

 

Baseball and Nutrition: A Double Play - An Interview with Jose Antonio, Ph.D.

 

FDA Confused About Selenium Health Claims: An Interview with Jonathan Emord, Esq. 1

 

FDA Confused About Selenium Health Claims: Why the FDA is Confused Part 2

 

The  Cholesterol Paradigm: The Greatest Health Scam of the Century
 

The Cholesterol Paradigm: Beware of the Side Effects of Anti-cholesterol Drugs

 

Ribose for Health and Performance: An Interview with Dr. John Seifert and Olympian Melanie Roach

 

Creatine: A Practical Guide for Athletes and Additional Health Benefits for All

Creatine: A Practical Guide for Athletes and Additional Health Benefits for All Part 2

Selenium, the SELECT Trial and Cancer Research - An interview with Dr. Mark Whitacre

Vitamin K2 Puts Calcium in Bones and Removes Calcium From Arteries, Part 1

Vitamin K2 Puts Calcium in Bones and Removes Calcium From Arteries, Part 2

For major excerpts from the 1991 best-selling book "The New Supernutrition - click here.

The Gluten Connection: Is Gluten Sensitivity Sabotaging Your Health? - An Interview with Dr. Shari Lieberman

An Update on the Research Showing that Selenium Reduces Cancer Incidence: An Interview with Drs. Larry Clark and Lon Baugh. Part 1: The Basics

Selenium And Cancer: What the Research Shows: An Interview with Drs. Larry Clark and Lon Baugh. Part 2: The Newest Research

A Look at the Pertinent Facts of the Selenium and Prostate Cancer Studies

Pycnogenol: A New, Natural Solution for Joint Health - An interview with Frank Schönlau, Ph.D.

The Rise of Tyranny: An Interview with Jonathan W. Emord, Esq.

Good News From Nutrigenomics: Vitamins Can Compensate for Disadvantaged Genes

Nutrigenomics and Pharmagenomics: Hope for the Future - An interview with Dr. James Kaput

Health Benefits Beyond Vitamin E Activity: Solving the Tocotrienol Riddle Part 1

Health Benefits Beyond Vitamin E Activity: Solving the Tocotrienol Riddle Part 2

The Nutrigenomics Revolution: The Science of Personalized Nutrition - Interview - Dr. Robert Keller

DNA Repair: Its Importance and How to Improve it - An Interview with Dr. Noah Scheinfeld

High-Performance Nutrition for Athletes: The Role of Carnitine and GPLC

Stop Prediabetes Now: An interview with Dr. Ron Hunninghake and Jack Challem

International Society of Sports Nutrition Position Stand: Creatine Supplementation and Exercise - Nine points related to the use of creatine as a nutritional supplement, commentary and a review of the scientific literature.

The Science of Vitamin C and Cancer: A Tribute to Linus Pauling - Interview with Steve Hickey, Ph.D.

Creatine Update: November 2007

The Science of ATP: Part 1, An Interview with ATP Pioneer Dr. Eliezer Rapaport

The Science of ATP: Part 2, An Interview with ATP Pioneer Dr. Eliezer Rapaport

The Science of ATP: Part 3, An Interview with ATP Pioneer Dr. Eliezer Rapaport

The Science of ATP: Part 4  An interview with Eliezer Rapaport, Ph.D.

Antioxidants, Inflammation, Facial Wrinkles and Weight Loss

Antioxidants, Inflammation, Glycation and Skin Appearance

Stop America's #1 Killer: An interview with Thomas E. Levy, M.D., J.D.

Sports Nutrition: L-Glutamine

Solving the Riddle of Illness: An interview with Dr. Stephen E. Langer

More than making Human Muscles Bigger: An interview with Dr. Steven L. Nissen

Sports Nutrition: HMB --  The Book (Download Word Doc - 52 Pages 355K)

Sports Nutrition: (Book) Creatine: Increasing Sports Performance (Download Word Doc 248K)

Pueraria mirifica: Just for Menopause Or the Herb of the Decade?

Pueraria mirifica: Just for Menopause or the Herb of the Decade?: Part 2

 Immune Enhancement and Health: An interview with Dr. Ronald Pero

Dr. Gaynor’s Cancer Prevention Program and More

Back to the Coenzyme Q-10 Basics: Part 1

Feed Your Genes Right - An interview with Jack Challem

Fish Oil Update: Part 1 - An interview with Gary F. Gordon, M.D., D.O., M.D.(H)

Fish Oil Update: Part 2-An interview with Garry F. Gordon, M.D., D.O., M.D.(H) 

Part 1: The discovery of coenzyme Q-10 - An interview with Dr. Fred L. Crane

Part 2: CoQ and Energy Production - An interview with Dr. Fred L. Crane

Why Foods Alone Are Failing Us - An Interview with Donald R. Davis, Ph.D. – Part 1

Why Foods Alone Are Failing Us - An Interview with Donald R. Davis, Ph.D. – Part 2

An Important New “Pillar” for Heart and Artery Health

Part Two: Metabolic Cardiology—It’s All About ATP

Sports Nutrition - Creatinephobia – Part 1

Sports Nutrition - Creatinephobia – Part 2

Phosphatidylserine (PS) 101 - An interview with Parris M. Kidd, PhD

Lipoic Acid Breakthrough

Practical Guidelines From the Cutting Edge: Jack Challem

Phosphatidylserine and the Memory Cure: An Interview with Thomas H. Crook III, Ph.D.

Low-Carb Diets Benefit From Supplements: An Interview with Dr. Christine Horner

FDA Injustices Against The Health Food Industry: An interview with Frank Murray: Part 1

FDA Injustices Against The Health Food Industry: An interview with Frank Murray: Part 2

 The RDA for Vitamin C Is Invalid: New Information - An Interview with Bill Sardi

Bioactive Silicon (OSA) Improves Aged Skin and Reduces Wrinkling: An interview with Drs. Dirk Vanden Berghe and Andre Barel.

Clinical Study Confirms the Role of OSA in Skin Appearance: An interview with Drs. Dirk Vanden Berghe and Andre Barel

Vitamin E Experts Respond To Controversial Study - An interview with Drs. Jeffrey Blumberg, Kent DeZee and Maret Traber

Exciting New Studies Verify Health Benefits of Silicon - An interview with Dr. Dirk Vanden Berghe: Part 1

A Key to Heart Health and Energy - An interview with John St. Cyr, M.D., Ph.D.

Tuning Up Metabolism - Part 1: Mutations, Genetic Diseases, and Slowing Aging

Tuning Up Metabolism - Part 2: Treating many genetic diseases with megavitamins

Restoring Mental Function - An Interview with Shari Lieberman, Ph.D., CNS, FACN

The Best of Health - An interview with Sheldon Zerden

Coenzyme Q-10 and Heart Health - An interview with Dr. Stephen Sinatra: Part 1

Coenzyme Q-10 and Heart Disease - An interview with cardiologist Stephen Sinatra, MD: Part 2

Coenzyme Q-10 and Heart Health - An interview with Dr. Stephen Sinatra: Part 3

Coenzyme Q-10 and Heart Health - An interview with Dr. Stephen Sinatra: Part 4

Coenzyme Q-10 and Heart Health - An interview with Dr. Stephen Sinatra: Part 5

Coenzyme Q-10 and Heart Health - An interview with Dr. Stephen Sinatra: Part 6

Oral Hyaluronic Acid: Anti-aging, Skin, Joints and Healing: An Interview with Bill Sardi.

What’s So Important About "Discovering" the "New Vitamin, PQQ?

The Health Benefits of Dimethylglycine (DMG): Kendall Part 1

Dimethylglycine (DMG): Kendall Part 2

The Science of Pycnogenol: An interview with Dr. Frank Schoenlau

Bringing the FDA into Compliance: Part 1

Bringing the FDA into Compliance: Part 2

The Inflammation Syndrome

U.S. Study Shows Vitamins Save Health Care Costs

Selenium and Cancer Prevention: FDA Finally Shows Some Interest

Antioxidant Soothes Diabetic Neuropathy - WebMD

Don’t Take Cholesterol-lowering Drugs Unless You Also Take Coenzyme Q-10

Vitamins, Minerals Can Aid in Cancer Prevention, Delay Aging

Treating Many Genetic Diseases with Megavitamins

Advances in Parkinson’s and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - Tim Cochran Interview

Coenzyme Q-10 Breakthrough - Part 1: The Untold Story

The Coenzyme Q-I0 Breakthrough - Part 2: Repression of CoQ Heart Failure Research

The Coenzyme Q-10 Breakthrough Part 3: CoQ and Cancer by Richard A. Passwater, Ph.D

Words Of Wisdom From a Friend: An Interview with Wayne Martin

Preventing Cancer With Selenium: An Update

Potassium-to-Sodium Ratio Affects Overall Health Part 1: Innovative Supplements Have Helped Millions

Potassium - to - Sodium Ratio Affects Overall Health Part 2: Imbalance Often Leads to Hypertension

Potassium-to-Sodium Ratio Affects Overall Health Part 3: Old News That Bears Repeating

Potassium-to-Sodium Ratio Affects Overall Health Part 4: Potassium, Sodium and Dementia

The Secret Of Chia: An Interview with James (Jim)F. Scheer

Controlling Parkinson's Disease with Supplements :Part:1

Controlling Parkinson's Disease with Supplements: Part:2

Controlling Parkinson's Disease with Supplements: Part:3

Antioxidant Recommendations: Part 1 Prudence vs. Absolute Proof

Antioxidant Recommendations: Part 2 Issues in Making Dietary Recommendations

Antioxidant Recommendations: Part 3 What the studies show

Antioxidant Recommendations: Part 4

Nature's Pain Killers: An interview with Carl Germano, RD,CNS,LDN

Syndrome X: An Epidemic In Hiding

Nutrition for Eye Care B Part 1 The making of a natural ophthalmologist

Nutrition for Eye Care Part 2: A supplement regimen for optic health

Antioxidant Cocktail Update: Part 1 The take-home message is to use antioxidant supplements

Antioxidant Cocktail Update: Part 2 Lesser known antioxidant are very important

Antioxidant Cocktail Update: Part 3: The Importance of Glutathione, the Master Antioxidant

Antioxidant Cocktail Update: Part 4: Newly discovered benefits of Pycnogenol

Antioxidant Cocktail Update: Part 5 Venturing beyond oxygen radicals

Oxygen Radicals, Pro-oxidants and Antioxidant Nutrients Part 1

Pro-oxidants and Singlet Oxygen Part 2

Ipriflavone is a Major Part of the Osteoporosis Solution

New Research Findings On Vitamin C Safety: An Interview with Dr. Balz Frei Part 1: The Pro-Oxidant Myth

New Research Findings On Vitamin C Safety: An Interview with Dr. Balz Frei Part 2: Vitamin C and Iron Overload Disorders

Reversing Arteriosclerosis with Tocotrienols: An Interview with Marvin Bierenbaum, M.D. and Tom Watkins, Ph.D.

How Vitamin E Works: An interview with Dr. Maret G. Traber Part I: Vitamin E Basics

How Vitamin E Works: An interview with Dr. Maret G. Traber Part II: Various forms of Vitamin E

How Vitamin E Works: An interview with Dr. Maret G. Traber Part III: The function of the Tocopherol Transfer Protein

The Homocysteine Revolution: An Interview with Dr. Kilmer McCully

Vitamins, Immune response and safety

Sports Nutrition - Creatine and Athletic Performance: An Interview with Dr. Paul Greenhaff

Selenium Supplement Cuts Cancer Death Rate in Half: An Interview with Dr. Larry Clark Part I

Selenium Supplement Cuts Cancer Death Rate in Half: An Interview with Dr. Larry Clark Part II

Important AIDS Discovery Explains the Importance of Selenium

Selenium Against Viruses: More Exciting Research from Dr. Will Taylor

Lipoic Acid: A blessing for diabetics Part I, an Interview with Dr. Hans J. Tritschler

Lipoic Acid: A blessing for Diabetics Part II, an Interview with Dr. Hans J. Tritschler

Lipoic Acid Basics

Lipoic Acid Against AIDS

Alcohol, AIDS and Nutrition

Antioxidant nutrients are important in slowing the progression to AIDS from HIV infection

Overweight but Undernourished

Measuring Your Antioxidant Status

The Free-Radical Theory of Aging

The Exciting Possibility of a Cancer-free State with a Natural Product Part 1

The Exciting Possibility of a Cancer-free State with a Natural Product Part 2

Speaking of Radicals Part 1: Back to the Basics

Speaking of Radicals Part 2: Reactive Oxygen Species

Speaking of Radicals Part 3: Antioxidant Protection

Bioflavonoids, "Vitamin P" and Inflammation

Sun-damage, skin and Pycnogenol

Pycnogenol -- Safe and Effective: An Interview with Professor Peter Rohdewald

Health Risks from Processed Foods and Trans Fats Part 1

Health Risks from Processed Foods and Trans Fats Part 2

Health Risks from Processed Foods and Trans Fats Part 3

Alpha-carotenes and other carotenoids

Carotenoids: More than just Beta-carotene

The discovery that changed the direction of heart disease research

Vitamin E and Carotenoids Protect Arteries from Cholesterol Deposits

Nutrient Interaction in Heart Disease

How Vitamin E Prevents Heart Disease

Acetylcysteine and Glutathione Part 1

Acetylcysteine and Glutathione Part 2

Antioxidant Nutrients Part 1

Antioxidant Nutrients Part 2

B Vitamins Reduce Homocysteine and Heart Disease

Researchers Identify Anti-Cancer Mechanism of Beta Carotene

Calcium and Related Nutrients

Vitamin B6 Deficiency Linked to Carpal Tunnel

Remember the False Alarm About Vitamin C Supplements?

Epidemiology Shows That Vitamin C Helps Us Live Longer

Iron Status and Cardiovascular Heart Disease

Vitamin E's Health Benefits Beyond Those of Correcting Deficiency

Vitamins and Metabolites Against Cancer: Even more good news

A Multivitamin is Just the Beginning

Office of Dietary Supplements Expands Research Support

"Nutrition Reviews" Suggest that Vitamin C Reduces the Risk of Heart Disease

Oral Potassium Lowers Blood Pressure

Alternative Therapies Are Now More Popular Than Mainstream Medicine According to the Journal of the American Medical Association

Beta Carotene Supplements and Related Carotenoids Reduce Risk of Prostate Cancer

Pycnogenol Prevents Platelet Aggregation, A Leading Cause of Heart Attacks and Strokes

Decreased Incidence of Prostate Cancer With Selenium Supplementation: Results of a double-blind cancer prevention trial

New Selenium Against Cancer Study Moves Forward

Selenium and Viral Diseases: Facts and Hypotheses

Low Selenium Intake Linked to Increased Risk of Lung Cancer

Is Vitamin B-6 a Political Issue in the United Kingdom?

Tocotrienols In Health & Disease

An Update on the Relationship Between Trans Fats and Heart Disease

Vitamin E and vitamin C supplement

EXPERT: DON'T THROW OUT YOUR VITAMIN C JUST YET

Reader's Digest Reports on Vitamin E: Truly a 'Health Care Miracle'

Another Study Confirms that Natural Vitamin E is Retained at Least Two Times Better Than Synthetic Vitamin E

Breakthrough Study Shows Natural Vitamin E Supplement of Choice, Especially for Pregnant Women

 


Vitamin E and the RDA

HIV: What Is The Role Of Early Intervention And Supplementation?

Nutritional Considerations In The Treatment Of Hepatitis

Antioxidants and Heart Disease Part 1

Antioxidants and Heart Disease Part 2

Vitamin E Supplements Provide Some Benefit to Immune System in Elderly: No adverse effects observed=

Curing Diseases with Dietary Supplements: Part 2: Additional Reports and Mechanisms from the Cochran Medical Foundation

Curing Heart Disease With Dietary Supplements: Part 1: Cochran Medical Foundation and Clinical Results

Controlling Parkinson's Disease With Dietary Supplements: Updating the latest results from the Cochran Medical Foundation

Nutritional Yeasts and Yeastophobia: An interview with Dr Seymour Pomper

Nutritional Yeasts and Yeastophobia, Part 2: An Interview with Dr. Jack D. Sobel

 


 

Newsweek Reports Depression Safely Treated with St. John's Wort

"Era of Nutrient Supplements to Promote Health and Reduce Illness is Here to Stay"

Scientists are Won Over by the Benefits of Supplements

A Multivitamin Is Just The Beginning

How To Choose A Multivitamin

Researched and Studied Active Constituents in Herbs

Herbs: Ancient Therapies Come of Age

Phytonutrients: The Next Frontier in Nutrition

Food Allergies And Natural Medicine Part 1

Allergies and Natural Medicine Part 2

Antioxidant Vitamins Prevent Heart Disease

The Need For Nutrition In Bodybuilding

Tracing the Elusive Causes of Breast Cancer

Carotenoids: More than just Beta-carotene

Is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Caused by Inadequate Vitamin B-6 and B-2?

Nutrition and AIDS: An interview with Dr. Marianna Baum

CNN - Study links vitamin E to heart health - Mar 21, 1996

Why Nutrients Called Flavonoids Are Good For You

The Chemistry Of Garlic Health Benefits

The Discovery of HIV

The Use Of Nutritional Supplements In Hypertension

Preventing Prostate Cancer And Other "Male" Problems

Natural Mental Enhancement

Alternative Medicine - Why It's Needed

Nutritional Considerations In Benign Prostate Enlargement

Protein Quality Evaluation And The Serious Bodybuilder

Cruciferous Vegetables and Indoles: An Interview with Dr. Merrill Andrus

Is Selenium Deficiency Behind Ebola, AIDS and Other Deadly Infections?

New Discoveries Expand Our Knowledge About Selenium's Importance

Shark Cartilage and Cancer

The Wonders of Garlic