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Kelp empowers the thyroid gland and encourages weight loss

Posted February 18, 2014

Kelp, which is sometimes referenced as brown algae, is a sensational herb that comes from the sea. It is literally loaded with an extensive amount of trace minerals and vitamins. It’s probably safe to say that no other seaweeds provide the same impressive quantities of various essential nutrients. Interestingly, plants coming from the sea have retained their high nutritional value through time. The same cannot necessarily be said of land vegetables and fruits which continuously face the consequences of ongoing soil erosion and pollution.

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Coenzyme Q10 May Protect the Kidneys in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Posted April 30, 2012

In a study involving an experimental mouse model of type 2 diabetic nephropathy, oral administration of ubiquinone (coenzyme Q10, 10 mg/kg/d) was found to have renoprotective effects. Specifically, in diabetic mice not treated with coenzyme Q10, urinary albumin excretion level was elevated as was the albumin:creatinine ratio, which was not the case in mice treated with CoQ10.

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