A - Z of Vitamins & Supplements

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Vitamin K

Vitamin K helps your body by making proteins for healthy bones and tissues. It also makes proteins for blood clotting. There are different types of vitamin K. Most people get vitamin K from: Kale, Spinach, Broccoli, Cabbage, Turnip greens, Iceberg lettuce, Green Beans, Soybean Oil, Strawberries, Grapes, Milk  and Dark Berries. Bacteria in your intestines also produce small amounts of another type of vitamin K. Most people should be able to get all the Vitamin K they need by eating a varied diet.

Vitamin K – Vitamins for Body Rash: A deficiency in vitamin K can cause body rash. Vitamin K supplement (100 milligrams) must be taken regularly.

Vitamin K - Vitamins for Syphilis: Take 100 mcg once daily.

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Health Issues

Maca (Lepidum meyenii, Brassicaceae), a root vegetable grown in the Andean region of Peru, is widely used for its nutritional and therapeutic properties. Maca is said to improve male and female reproductive activity in diverse ways, from increasing arousal and reducing symptoms of menopause to boosting sperm quality,


The Food & Pandemics Report, produced by plant-based advocacy group ProVeg International, identifies the eating and farming of animals as “the single most risky human behaviour in relation to pandemics”, and calls for urgent changes to the global food system in order to prevent future outbreaks. The report has drawn support from inside the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).


An international team of researchers from Brazil, the United States and Sweden has found that polyphenols found in berries of the açaí palm (Euterpe oleracea)