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What is SAMe and where is it found? S-adenosylmethionine (SAMe) is a naturally occurring chemical that is found in many body tissues and fluids. It is used in many biochemical reactions involving hormones, neurotransmitters, proteins, and phospholipids. SAMe is also used to make chemicals that are involved in pain and depression. SAMe is made from […]Read More
What is oil of oregano and where is it found? Oil of oregano comes from the leaves and flowers of the oregano plant. Oil of Oregano has highly effective antimicrobial properties as well as powerful antioxidants, such as the phenols thymol and carvacrol. It also has intestinal cleansing benefits and may help digestion by increasing […]Read More
What is DHEA and where is it found? DHEA stands for dehydroepiandrosterone, and it is a precursor to male and female sex hormones that is produced in the adrenal glands. DHEA supplements are made from wild yam and soy products. After the age of 30, DHEA levels in the body begin to decline, and low […]Read More
What is 7-keto and where is it found? 7-keto is metabolized from DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone), which is a chemical formed in the body. DHEA is converted to steroid hormones, while 7-keto is non-hormonal and does not affect sex hormone levels in the body. 7-keto is currently sold as a dietary supplement. What are the benefits? 7-keto […]Read More
What is MSM? MSM (Methylsulfonulmethane) is a chemical naturally found in plants and animals which can be taken orally or topically for pain management. MSM may work because it supplies sulfur which is used to make other chemicals in the body. What are the benefits? MSM is used to treat chronic pain, osteoarthritis, inflammation, and […]Read More