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Vitamin E Supplements Canton OH

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Natural Approach to Health
(330) 868-5353
732 McDaniel Avenue
Minerva, OH
Services
Yeast Syndrome, Women's Health, Supplements, Stress Management, Spiritual Attunement, Preventive Medicine, Nutrition, Mind/Body Medicine, Men's Health, Meditation, Medical Intuition, Iridology, Hypnosis/Hypnotherapy, Herbal Medicine, Guided Imagery, Coaching, Bach Flower Essences, Arthritis
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American Holistic Medical Association

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Charlton Chiropractic & Wellness Center
(330) 489-5958
Canton, OH
 
Nikken Wellness Consultant
(330) 699-9724
2433 Middletown St NW
Canton, OH
 
A Better Health Chiropractic Cl
(330) 477-5654
4865 Tuscarawas St W
Canton, OH
 
Varney Chiropractic Clinic
(330) 477-5654
4865 Tuscarawas St W
Canton, OH
 
Recipe 4 Wellness
(330) 340-8314
2203 Dessecker Drive
Dover, OH
Services
Women's Health, Wellness Training, Weight Management, Supplements, Nutrition, Movement Therapy, Herbal Medicine, Healthy Aging, Coaching
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American Holistic Medical Association

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Supplement Station Inc The
(330) 337-3835
1139 E Pidgeon Rd
Canton, OH
 
General Nutrition Center
(330) 477-9462
4317 Tuscarawas St W
Canton, OH
 
Varney Family Wellness Center
(330) 477-5654
4865 Tuscarawas St W
Canton, OH
 
Raisin Rack Natural Foods
(330) 966-1515
4629 Cleveland Ave NW
Canton, OH
 
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Vitamin E

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Vitamin E has a documented effect on supporting immune cell activity and increasing resistance to infections. It both enhances and protects the immune system. 

White blood cells have a higher concentration of vitamin E than do red blood cells, and vitamin E has been shown to increase activity of phagocytes and T cells. 

A deficiency in vitamin E lowers general host resistance by depressing the proliferation of lymphocytes and the antibody response to pathogens. It also lowers delayed hypersensitivity reactions, a crucial immunological response to cancer, worms, and chronic infections}

A potent intracellular antioxidant, vitamin E protects lymphocytes and monocytes from dismemberment by free radicals and therefore significantly increases both the life expectancy and effectiveness of these immune defenders. Vitamin E also suppresses the hormone called prostaglandin E2, which has been linked to age-related declines in immune response.

Several studies have shown that even moderate supplementation of vitamin E can reduce the statistical rate of infections among healthy older people. In animal studies, high doses of vitamin E given to elderly animals have caused their immune response to equal that of younger individuals. So this is one more nutrient that may help in slowing the natural decline of immunity with aging.

Vitamin E supplements can improve immune function in as little as a month. When vitamin E was given to a group of elderly men and women, numerous aspects of immunity improved, including increased T -cell activity. At the same time, free-radical damage decreased. In another study, vitamin E supplements also improved immune function in otherwise healthy young adults.

Vitamin E is one of the few nutrients for which higher than recommended amounts have been shown to enhance the immune response and might be needed to maintain the optimum immune response. However, supplementation above 600 IU should be avoided unless professionally recommended.

Vitamin E has been shown to indirectly inhibit HIV replication by quenching free radicals (which promote HIV replication) and by stimulating various aspects of the immune system. One type of vitamin E, d-alpha tocopheryl succinate, can also stop the growth of cancers, including those caused by retroviruses similar to HIV.

Symptoms of Vitamin E Deficiency

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