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  • Kelp

    Kelp Botanical name(s): True kelps belong to the genus laminaria, family Laminariaceae. Giant kelps belong to the genus macrocystis, family Lessoniaceae. Bladder kelps belong to the genus nereocystis...

  • Proanthocyanidins

    Proanthocyanidins Other name(s): anthocyanidin, anthocyanadins, anthocyanin, celphinidin, cyanidin, delphinidin, malvidin, pelargonidin, peonidin, petunidin General description Proanthocyanidins and ...

  • Shark Cartilage

    Shark Cartilage General description Shark cartilage is made from powdered shark skeleton. Sharks have no true bone: Their skeletons are composed of cartilage. Shark cartilage is white in color with a...

  • Spirulina

    Spirulina Other name(s): Spirulina fusiformis, Spirulina maxima, Spirulina platensis General description Spirulina is a primitive single-celled algae that grows in the ocean and includes many species...

  • Lactobacillus Acidophilus

    Lactobacillus Acidophilus Other name(s): Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus bulgaricus, acidophilus General description Lactobacilli are bacteria that produce lactic acid from the metabolic bre...

  • Brewer's Yeast

    Brewer's Yeast Other name(s): Faex medicinalis, medicinal yeast, Saccharomyces carlsbergensis, Saccharomyces uvarum, Saccharomyces cerevisiae General description Brewer's yeast is produced from a num...

  • Glucosamine

    Glucosamine Other name(s): chitosamine, 2-amino-2deoxy-D-glucose General description Glucosamine is a naturally occurring substance that may alleviate symptoms associated with osteoarthritis. Glucosa...

  • Antioxidants

    Antioxidants Other name(s): free radical scavengers General description Antioxidants help prevent free radicals from damaging the body by neutralizing them. A free radical is an atom or molecule that...

  • Bee Pollen

    Bee Pollen Other name(s): pollen General description Pollen is found in flowering plants. Bees collect pollen while they are searching for nectar. Pollen can be gathered from bees or harvested from p...

  • Bone Meal

    Bone Meal General description Bone Meal is produced from defatted, dried animal bones that are ground to a fine powder. It is used as a mineral supplement and is high in calcium and phosphorus. Today...

  • Borage Oil

    Borage Oil Other name(s): gamma-linolenic acid, GLA General description Borage oil consists primarily of the essential fatty acid gamma-linolenic acid (GLA). GLA is an omega-6 fatty acid which is nec...

  • Alpha Lipoic Acid

    Alpha Lipoic Acid Other name(s): ALA, alpha-lipoic acid, TA, thioctic acid General description Alpha lipoic acid (ALA) is an antioxidant that is quickly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract; it i...

  • EPA

    EPA Other name(s): eicosapentaenoic acid, EPA, fish oil, omega-3 fatty acids, omega-3 oil(s) General description Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) is an omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid found in abundanc...

  • Flaxseed

    Flaxseed Botanical name(s): Linum usitatissimum. Family: Linaceae Other name(s): flax, linseed, lint bells, winterlien General description Flaxseed is an annual, grown in temperate and tropical regio...

  • Coenzyme Q-10

    Coenzyme Q-10 Other name(s): Co Q-10, Q-10, ubiquinone, ubiquinol General description Coenzyme Q-10 is a fat-soluble quinone similar in structure to vitamins E and K. Since its discovery 40 years ago...

  • Fiber

    Fiber Other name(s): b-glucan, cellulose, chitosan, gellan, guar gum, gum, hemicellulose, konjac mannan, lignin, mucilage pectin General description Fiber is present to some degree in almost all plan...

  • Lutein

    Lutein Other name(s): luteol, xanthophyll General description: Lutein is a yellow pigment that belongs to a group of substances called carotenoids. Carotenoids are believed to play an important role ...