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Vitamin E Supplements King NC

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GNC
(336) 377-2740
232 Summit Square
Winston-Salem, NC
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King Senior Citizen Nutrition Cente
(336) 983-9298
White Rd
King, NC
 
Gullion's Christian Supply Center
(336) 983-2220
607 S Main St
King, NC
 
General Nutrition Centers
(336) 924-8046
3520 Yadkinville Rd
Winston Salem, NC
 
Hoirup Don Vitamins
(336) 748-0653
935 Marguerite Dr
Winston Salem, NC
 
Muscadine Naturals Inc.
(336) 499-1595
6332B Cephis Rd
Clemmons, NC

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Barley Life Herbs Juicers
(336) 983-2220
607 S Main St
King, NC
 
Mareze Nutritional Medicine Consul
(336) 896-1059
4265 Brownsboro Rd
Winston Salem, NC
 
Andresen Barb
(336) 659-8622
3447 Robinhood Rd
Winston Salem, NC
 
House of Health
(336) 377-3202
450 E Hanes Mill Rd
Winston Salem, NC
 
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Vitamin E

 Cancer 

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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Premature aging

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