Thursday, March 31, 2011

tendon & birth defect

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ULTRA SILICA COMPLEX
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ü  For hair, skin and nails

ü  Clinically researched Biotin for nails

ü  Strengthening & supportive formula 



Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

herbal extract equiv. to dry

Equisetum arvense (Horsetail) stem.......................500mg

and nutrients

Silicon (as dioxide).............................................116.63mg

Silicon (as Silica ? colloidal anhydrous)...............23.37mg

          TOTAL ELEMENTAL SILICON 140mg

Biotin........................................................................2.5mg

Inositol.......................................................................25mg

Cysteine (as hydrochloride).....................................25mg

Zinc (as amino acid chelate)....................................10mg

Manganese (as amino acid chelate).....................500mcg

Calcium pantothenate..........................................27.25mg

              equiv. Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) 25mg

Retinyl acetate.................................................... .890mcg

             equiv. vitamin A 2500IU

             equiv. retinol equivalents 750mcg

d-alpha tocopheryl acid succinate.....................123.97mg

            equiv. vitamin E (natural) 150IU


Dose

Adults  Take 1 tablet daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Children under 12 years - Only as directed by your healthcare practitioner.


Indications

Ultra Silica Complex is a blend of vitamins, minerals and amino acids formulated to support the health of hair, skin and nails.

 

Ultra Silica Complex contains Horsetail stem, a natural source of Silica as well as elemental Silica from two forms. Silica is required for the healthy development and functioning of connective tissues, particularly skin, tendons and bone.

 

Ultra Silica Complex also contains a clinically trialled dose of biotin, which may assist in improving the condition of brittle nails. In clinical trials participants supplementing with 2.5mg of biotin daily reported a reduction in nail splitting as well as improvements in nail thickness, hardness and firmness.

 

Ultra Silica Complex provides the antioxidants cysteine, zinc, manganese and vitamin E.

Cysteine is an amino acid that is involved in connective tissue growth. Zinc is required for normal skin repair, wound healing and the maintenance of healthy skin. Zinc is also essential in the formation of collagen, connective tissue, hair, nails and skin.  Manganese is involved in collagen production and vitamin A is essential to support healthy skin.

 

Does not contain added egg, milk, peanut, soy, tree nut or animal products, yeast, gluten, lactose, artificial flavourings or preservatives.

 

WARNING  When taken in excess of 3000 mcg retinol equivalents, vitamin A can cause birth defects. If you are pregnant or are considering becoming pregnant, do not take vitamin A supplements without consulting your doctor.

The recommended daily amount of vitamin A from all sources is 700 mcg retinol equivalents for women and 900 mcg retinol equivalents for men.

Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.



----- Explanation -----
tendon:
a strong band of tissue in the body that joins a muscle to a bone

birth defect:
A physical or biochemical abnormality that is present at birth and that may be inherited or the result of environmental influence

defect:
1. a fault in something or in the way it has been made which means that it is not perfect
2. to leave a political party, country, etc. to join another that is considered to be an enemy




Wednesday, March 30, 2011

synergy & quench

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ULTRA PYCNOGRAPE ACE 15000+
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ü High strength

ü Broad spectrum antioxidant

ü    With Pycnogenol® & Grape seed



Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

Pycnogenol® extract* 10 mg equiv. to dry

Pinus pinaster (French maritime pine) stem bark...................6g

                std. to procyanidins               7mg

and herbal extracts equiv. to dry

Vitis vinifera (Grape) seed....................................................5g

                std. to procyanidins  35.4mg

Silybum marianum (St. Mary's thistle) fruit..........................3.5g

                std. flavanolignins calc. as silybin  42mg

Camellia sinensis (Green tea) leaf.........................................1g

                std. to catechins  55.8mg

                std. to epigallocatechin-3-0-gallate  39.6mg

and nutrients

Betacarotene………………………………………………….5mg

Tocopherols concentrate - mixed (low alpha type)……….6mg

d-alpha-Tocopheryl acid succinate ..................................50mg

equiv. vitamin E (natural)...............................60.5IU

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C)..................................................50mg

Zinc (as amino acid chelate)………………...……………..10mg

Selenium (as selenomethionine)…………….…………....25mcg

R,S - alpha Lipoic acid……………………………………....75mg

 

*Horphag's French Maritime Pine Bark Extract. Sold as Pycnogenol® in the USA.

 


Dose

Adults  Take 1 tablet daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

 


Indications

Ultra Pycnogrape ACE 15000+ is a high potency antioxidant containing mixed carotenoids, mixed tocopherols, alpha Lipoic acid and selenium, known powerful antioxidants. Ultra Pycnogrape ACE 15000+ also contains a specially formulated combination of Pine bark and Grape seed, which act in synergy due to their oligomeric procyanidins (OPC) content.

 

Ultra Pycnogrape ACE 15000+ may be used to quench free radicals, highly reactive substances that may occur in the body.

 

Ultra Pycnogrape ACE 15000+

  • Protects and maintains capillary health
  • Acts as a liver tonic
  • Helps to maintain healthy digestive function
  • May help to maintain healthy eyes
  • Assists in peripheral blood flow to the hands, feet and legs, thus relieving cold hands and feet
  • Promotes general health and well-being

Does not contain added egg, milk, peanut, tree nut products, yeast, gluten, lactose, artificial colourings, flavourings or preservatives.

 

This product contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. A daily dose of 150 micrograms for adults, of selenium from dietary supplements should not be exceeded.

If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner.

Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.


----- Explanation -----
synergy:
The interaction or cooperation of two or more organizations, substances, or other agents to produce a combined effect greater than the sum of their separate effects

quench:
1. to stop a fire from burning
2. to drink so that you no longer feel thirsty




Tuesday, March 29, 2011

prick & brittle

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ULTRA OMEGA 3-6-9
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ü Source of omega-3-6-9

ü Relief of dry skin & eczema

ü Menopause relief


Ingredients

Each capsule contains:

Evening primrose oil......................................................................333mg

equiv. gamma-linolenic acid........................33.3mg

Linseed oil (Flaxseed)...................................................................333mg

equiv. Oleic acid............................................40mg

equiv. Linoleic acid........................................40mg

equiv. Linolenic acid....................................165mg

Fish oil (Natural oil).......................................................................333mg
                equiv. Omega-3 marine triglycerides..........100mg

equiv. eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA).............60mg

equiv. docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)............40mg


Dose

Adults  Take 2 capsules, 2-3 times daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Children 6 - 12 years  Take 1-2 capsules daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. Prick the capsule and squeeze the oil into milk or juice.

Children 3 - 6 years  Take 1 capsule daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. Prick the capsule and squeeze the oil into milk or juice.


Indications

Herbs of Gold Ultra Omega 3-6-9 combines Omega 3, 6 and 9 fatty acids from a combination of Flaxseed, Evening primrose and Fish oils. 

 

Herbs of Gold Ultra Omega 3-6-9 may:

  • Assist in the relief of minor skin conditions and irritations
  • Be used in the management of dry skin
  • Help encourage healthy, shiny hair and strengthen split, brittle nails
  • Aid in the temporary relief of the pain of osteoarthritis
  • Help to reduce joint inflammation and swelling associated with arthritis, whilst helping increase joint mobility
  • Assist peripheral blood circulation to the hands, feet and legs to relieve cold hands and feet
  • Offer relief to the symptoms of eczema
  • Provide relief of menopausal symptoms, such as hot flushes
  • Assist in the improvement of general well-being

Does not contain added egg, milk, peanut, corn, soy, tree nut, gluten, lactose, artificial colourings or flavourings.

 

If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner.


----- Explanation -----
prick:
to make a very small hole in something with a sharp point

brittle:
1. hard but easily broken;
2. a brittle mood or state of mind is one that appears to be happy or strong but is actually nervous and easily damaged
3. of a sound hard and sharp in an unpleasant way



Monday, March 28, 2011

deposition & trace mineral

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SUPER CALCIUM PLUS WITH BORON
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ü Strengthens bones

ü May assist Osteoporosis

ü Plus vitamin D & Boron


Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

Calcium (as citrate)...................................................237.3mg

Calcium (as hydroxyapatite)..........................................39mg
             TOTAL ELEMENTAL CALCIUM 276MG      

Magnesium (as oxide)..................................................125mg

Manganese (as amino acid chelate).............................1.5mg

Zinc (as gluconate)....................................................300mcg

Cholecalciferol.............................................................2.5mcg

          equiv. vitamin D3...........................100 IU

Phytomenadione (vitamin K1)......................................2.5mcg

Boron (as Borax).............................................................1mg

and herbal extract equiv. dry

Equisetum arvense (Horsetail) herb..............................50mg

Dose

Adults- Take 1 tablet, three times daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Children under 12 years –  Only as directed by your healthcare practitioner.


Indications

Super Calcium Plus with Boron has been formulated to help prevent nutritional deficiencies of calcium and other minerals. Exercise and a healthy diet with enough calcium may help teenage and young adult women reduce their risk of osteoporosis later in life. Adequate calcium is important for everyone  women, men and children of all ages.

 

Calcium is important for strengthening bone and tissue in order to maximise bone density. A diet low in calcium may lead to osteoporosis later in life, which is a particular concern to women, whose requirements increase after menopause.

 

Super Calcium Plus with Boron contains:

  • Calcium - a vital mineral for the formation of healthy bones and teeth, regular heart beat and the transmission of nerve impulses.
  • Magnesium - enhances calcium absorption and deposition.
  • Boron - a trace mineral involved in the efficient absorption of calcium in the body.
  • Zinc - an increased calcium intake can affect the metabolism of zinc. Hence, whenever calcium consumption is increased, zinc should be included.
  • Vitamin D3 - assists in the regulation of calcium balance.

Does not contain added egg, milk, peanut,yeast, gluten, lactose, artificial colourings, flavourings or preservatives.

 

Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.


----- Explanation -----
deposition:
1. the natural process of leaving a layer of a substance on rocks or soil; a substance left in this way;
2. the act of removing somebody, especially a ruler, from power
3. a formal statement, taken from somebody and used in a court of law

trace mineral:
A trace element required for nutrition

trace:
1. a mark, an object or a sign that shows that somebody/something existed or was present
2. a very small amount of something
....




Sunday, March 27, 2011

retention & adolescent

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SUPER BRAHMI 6000
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ü Clinically trialled

ü Cognitive function

ü Memory


Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

BacoMind® herbal extract equiv. to dry

Bacopa monnieri (Brahmi) whole plant....................6g


Dose

Adults and children over 12 years  Take 2 tablets daily, with food or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Children 6 to 12 years –  Give1 tablet daily, with food or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. Tablets can be crushed and added to food.


Indications

Contains BacoMind® a clinically trialled extract of Bacopa monnieri.

 

BacoMind® has been clinically trialled to support cognitive function and memory during ageing.

 

BacoMind® has also been clinically trialled to support learning and memory, including information retention and recall, in children and adolescents.

 

Bacopa, also known as Brahmi, contains Bacoside A, an active ingredient which assists in the release of nitric oxide that allows the relaxation of blood vessels to enable smooth blood flow throughout the body. This offers a positive effect on learning and memory recall.

 

Super Brahmi 6000 has been standardised to contain bacosides, calculated as 135mg of bacoside A

 

Brahmi is a brain and nervine tonic of Ayurvedic medicine, traditionally used to improve memory, concentration and learning.

 

Improves stress adaptation, therefore beneficial during periods of stress.

 

Brahmi is a nervine tonic that enhances learning and academic performance and improves mental ability.



----- Explanation -----
retention:
1. the ability to remember things 
2. the action of keeping something rather than losing it or stopping it 

adolescent:(teenage)
 young person who is developing from a child into an adult




Saturday, March 26, 2011

sublingual & parenteral

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SUBLINGUAL B12 1000
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ü Dissolves in the mouth

ü Blood tonic

ü Nerve tonic



Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12).......................(1000mcg) 1mg

Dose

Adults  Take 1 tablet, one to two times daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner. Chew or allow tablet to dissolve in mouth.

Children under 12 years  Only as directed by your healthcare practitioner.


Indications

Herbs of Gold Sublingual B12 1000 may assist in the management of dietary vitamin B12 deficiency, which may present as fatigue. Sublingual B12 1000 dissolves in the mouth, offering an effective alternative to other oral or parenteral vitamin B12 supplementation.

 

Individuals on a strict vegetarian diet have an increased need for vitamin B12, which is essential for assisting in the maintenance of a healthy nervous system, protecting nerve function. Vitamin B12 also assists in the maintenance of a healthy cardiovascular system, aiding healthy homocysteine levels. Homocysteine is a biological marker associated with an increased risk for a variety of diseases.

 

Vitamin B12 is important for the normal function of all cells, playing an integral role in normal cell growth and replication.

 

Vitamin B12 may also help to:

  • Maintain healthy blood
  • Protect the health of capillaries
  • Maintain peripheral blood circulation to the hands, legs and feet
  • Protect the health of the immune system
  • Metabolise carbohydrates, fats and proteins

Does not contain added animal, corn, egg, milk or nut products, lactose gluten, yeast or artificial colourings, flavourings and preservatives.

 

If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner.

Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.


----- Explanation -----
sublingual:
1. Situated or applied under the tongue
2. Denoting a pair of small salivary glands beneath the tongue

linguist:
a person who knows several foreign languages well 

parenteral:
dministered or occurring elsewhere in the body than the mouth and alimentary canal


Friday, March 25, 2011

adrenal & rhodiola

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STRESS-EASE ADRENAL SUPPORT
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ü  With Rhodiola

ü  Stress relief

ü  Combats fatigue



Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

herbal extracts equiv. to dry

Withania somnifera (Indian ginseng) root............1.5g

Rehmania glutinosa (Rehmannia) root....................1g

Glycyrriza glabra (Licorice)....................................1g

Rhodiola rosea (Rhodiola) root.........................400mg

and

Tyrosine...........................................................150mg


Dose
Adults  Take 1 tablet, twice daily or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Indications

Stress-Ease Adrenal Support contains the class of herbs known as adaptogens, these promote resistance to stress and help to maintain normal body functioning during stress.

The herbs in Stress-Ease Adrenal Support are supported by the amino acid tyrosine and are formulated to help relieve the stress of study or work.

Stress-Ease Adrenal Support contains Rhodiola which may enhance physical and mental performance during times of stress and/or fatigue.

 

Rhodiola supports exercise endurance and performance and has been traditionally used in Eastern Europe and Asia to relieve fatigue, enhance physical and mental endurance and increase work productivity.

 

Stress-Ease Adrenal Support contains Withania, an Ayurvedic tonic used traditionally to restore vitality during debilitation, stress and exhaustion. 

 

Stress-Ease Adrenal Support contains Licorice which has been traditionally used as an adrenal tonic.

 

Stress-Ease Adrenal Support contains the amino acid Tyrosine, an essential precursor to hormones that regulate stress responses.

 

Stress-Ease Adrenal Support may help to perform in peak condition.



----- Explanation -----
adrenal:
1. An adrenal gland;
2. Of, relating to, or denoting a pair of ductless glands situated above the kidneys. Each consists of a core region (adrenal medulla) secreting epinephrine and norepinephrine, and an outer region (adrenal cortex) secreting corticosteroids
3. adrenal gland: either of the two small organs above the kidneys that produce adrenalin

rhodiola:
Rhodiola is a genus of perennial plants in the family Crassulaceae that resemble Sedum and other members of the family. Like sedums, Rhodiola species are often called stonecrops. Some authors merge Rhodiola into Sedum.




Thursday, March 24, 2011

gallbladder & bile

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ST MARY'S THISTLE 35 000
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ü High potency

ü Aids liver regeneration

ü One-a-day formulation



Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

herbal extracts equiv. to dry

Silybum marianum (St Mary?s thistle) seed...........................35g

            standardised to contain Silymarin  400mg


Dose

Adults  –  Take 1 tablet daily with food or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Children under 12 years - Only as directed by your healthcare practitioner.


Indications

Herbs of Gold St Mary's Thistle 35 000 is a high strength formula providing a standardised extract of St. Mary's thistle.

 

St Mary's thistle has a long history of use as a traditional remedy for liver and gallbladder health, and to assist with healthy bile flow.

 

St Mary's thistle may help to relieve dyspeptic complaints, such as poor digestion, loss of appetite and supports normal liver function.

 

St Mary's thistle supports the liver in the detoxification process; it is a liver tonic that assists normal liver function.

 

St Mary's thistle supports the regeneration of liver cells and protects the liver against substances such as alcohol.

 

The active constituents, the flavanolignans collectively known as Silymarin, are thought to be responsible for majority of St Mary's thistle's pharmacological effects. Silymarin has antioxidant and free radical scavenging properties.

 

Does not contain added egg, milk, peanut, soy, tree nut or animal products, yeast, gluten, lactose, artificial colourings, flavourings or preservatives.

 

If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner.



----- Explanation -----
gallbladder:
The small sac-shaped organ beneath the liver, in which bile is stored after secretion by the liver and before release into the intestine

bile:
1. the greenish brown liquid with a bitter unpleasant taste that is produced by the liver to help the body to deal with fats, and that comes into your mouth when you vomit with an empty stomach
2. anger or hatred

gallbladder & bile



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ST MARY'S THISTLE 35 000
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ü High potency

ü Aids liver regeneration

ü One-a-day formulation



Ingredients

Each tablet contains:

herbal extracts equiv. to dry

Silybum marianum (St Mary?s thistle) seed...........................35g

            standardised to contain Silymarin  400mg


Dose

Adults  –  Take 1 tablet daily with food or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Children under 12 years - Only as directed by your healthcare practitioner.


Indications

Herbs of Gold St Mary's Thistle 35 000 is a high strength formula providing a standardised extract of St. Mary's thistle.

 

St Mary's thistle has a long history of use as a traditional remedy for liver and gallbladder health, and to assist with healthy bile flow.

 

St Mary's thistle may help to relieve dyspeptic complaints, such as poor digestion, loss of appetite and supports normal liver function.

 

St Mary's thistle supports the liver in the detoxification process; it is a liver tonic that assists normal liver function.

 

St Mary's thistle supports the regeneration of liver cells and protects the liver against substances such as alcohol.

 

The active constituents, the flavanolignans collectively known as Silymarin, are thought to be responsible for majority of St Mary's thistle's pharmacological effects. Silymarin has antioxidant and free radical scavenging properties.

 

Does not contain added egg, milk, peanut, soy, tree nut or animal products, yeast, gluten, lactose, artificial colourings, flavourings or preservatives.

 

If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner.



----- Explanation -----
gallbladder:
The small sac-shaped organ beneath the liver, in which bile is stored after secretion by the liver and before release into the intestine

bile:
1. the greenish brown liquid with a bitter unpleasant taste that is produced by the liver to help the body to deal with fats, and that comes into your mouth when you vomit with an empty stomach
2. anger or hatred