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Dietary Supplements and COVID-19 Part 2

in Dietary Supplements October 18, 2020

Are supplements effective in helping fight COVID-19? Spoiler: The jury is out, for now. The use of vitamins and supplements has a well-established history and is becoming more important as we seek to maintain and upgrade our health and wellness. Hectic personal and work lifestyles, gravitation toward convenience items, and the ever-decreasing nutrient contents of […]

Dietary Supplements and COVID-19

in Dietary Supplements April 24, 2020

Notification from ANSES (French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety) https://www.anses.fr/fr    April 17th, 2020 Certain plants contained in food supplements can disrupt the body’s natural defenses by interfering with the inflammatory defense mechanisms useful for fighting infections and, in particular, against COVID-19. The plants targeted by the opinion of the ANSES are […]