Alpha Lipoic Acid Benefits

pierre on August 5, 2011

Carnitine, a nutrient that assists the body in turning fat into energy, is produced in the liver and kidneys. Carnitine is stored in muscles, the heart, brain, and sperm. Most often, our bodies make enough carnitine for normal functioning. In rare cases, a person may be deficient in carnitine because of a health condition or […]

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pierre on July 28, 2011

Many of the health benefits attributed to ALA supplements are based on lab testing on animals, primarily rats. Whether humans would experience similar results from ALA’s antioxidant powers has not been studied enough to produce definite answers. Early animal studies suggest that ALA may help in treating Alzheimer’s and other diseases that affect the nervous […]

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pierre on July 21, 2011

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition characterized by pain and numbness in the hands and feet that occurs in patients with diabetes, nerve pressure (from abnormal bone growth or a tumor), vitamin deficiency, kidney or liver disease and alcoholism. Cancer treatment chemicals can also cause it and HIV patients are prone to it . More than […]

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