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A natural anti-stress solution
Berkem's Cyracos brand lemon balm extract has been demonstrated in a double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical study to reduce anxiety-associated symptoms by 72 per cent after only 15 days.
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Pine bark and co-Q10 put a bite on oxidants
Pycnogenol pine bark extract with coenzyme Q10 combined to create synergistic antioxidant effects for cardiovascular disease patients, according to a recent study published in Evidence Based Integrative Medicine.
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No bones about it: It's magnesium
According to a Reuters Health article citing research published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, researchers randomized 44 girls aged 8 to 14 (with intakes of the mineral that were below 220mg/ day) to take 300mg/day magnesium or placebo for one year, determining that girls given magnesium showed significantly greater bone mineral content in the hip than those who took the placebo.
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