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Acai Powder

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Acai Berries on a Tree

1. Allie Hanson (2013). The Astounding Acai Berry. Published by Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://wwwwin.cord.edu/fnd/arhanson/Documents/Acai%20Poster.pdf

2. Jay K Udani, Betsy B Singh, Vijay J Singh, and Marilyn L Barrett (May 2011). Effects of Aai (Euterpe oleracea Mart.) berry preparation on metabolic parameters in a healthy overweight population: A pilot study. Published in Nutrition Journal. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3118329/

3. Amy L.S. Dowling, PhD and Elizabeth Head, PhD (May 2012). Antioxidants in the Canine Model of Human Aging. Published in Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular Basis of Disease. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3291812/

4. Federica Sotgia, Ubaldo E Martinez-Outschoorn, and Michael P Lisanti (May 2011). Mitochondrial oxidative stress drives tumor progression and metastasis: should we use antioxidants as a key component of cancer treatment and prevention? Published in BMC Medicine. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3123229/

5. R Lee, M Margaritis, KM Channon, and C Antoniades (June 2012). Evaluating Oxidative Stress in Human Cardiovascular Disease: Methodological Aspects and Considerations. Published in Current Medicinal Chemistry. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3412204/

6. Sarah Ciccone, Emiliano Maiani, Giovanna Bellusci, Marc Diederich, and Stefania Gonfloni (January 2013). Parkinson's Disease: A Complex Interplay of Mitochondrial DNA Alterations and Oxidative Stress. Published in International Journal of Molecular Sciences. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3587993/

7. Stepan Melnyk, George J. Fuchs, Eldon Schulz, Maya Lopez, Stephen G. Kahler, Jill J. Fussell, Jayne Bellando, Oleksandra Pavliv, Shannon Rose, Lisa Seidel, David W. Gaylor, and S. Jill James (March 2013). Metabolic Imbalance Associated with Methylation Dysregulation and Oxidative Damage in Children with Autism. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3342663/

8. B. Poljsak (December 2011). Strategies for Reducing or Preventing the Generation of Oxidative Stress. Published in Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3236599/

9. Michael Maes, Marta Kubera, Marc Uytterhoeven, Nicolas Vrydags, and Eugene Bosmans (April 2011). Increased plasma peroxides as a marker of oxidative stress in myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). Published in Medical Science Monitor. Retrieved May 23, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3539515/

10. Jeff Holderness, Igor A. Schepetkin, Brett Freedman, Liliya N. Kirpotina, Mark T. Quinn, Jodi F. Hedges, and Mark A. Jutila (2011). Polysaccharides Isolated from Aa Fruit Induce Innate Immune Responses. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved July 11, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3046208/

11. Schauss AG, Wu X, Prior RL, Ou B, Huang D, Owens J, Agarwal A, Jensen GS, Hart AN, Shanbrom E (November 2006). Antioxidant capacity and other bioactivities of the freeze-dried Amazonian palm berry, Euterpe oleraceae mart. (acai). Published in Journal of agricultural and food chemistry. Retrieved July 11, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17061840

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Adaptogens

1. Alexander Panossian, Marina Hambardzumyan, Areg Hovhanissyan, and Georg Wikman (February 16, 2007). The Adaptogens Rhodiola and Schizandra Modify the Response to Immobilization Stress in Rabbits by Suppressing the Increase of Phosphorylated Stress-activated Protein Kinase, Nitric Oxide and Cortisol. Published in Drug Target Insights. 2007; 2: 39-54. Retrieved March 22, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3155223/

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Almonds

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12061, Nuts, almonds. Release 25. Retrieved February 4, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3615

2. The World's Healthiest Foods (2013). Almonds, In-Depth Nutrient Analysis. Retrieved February 4, 2013 from: https://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=nutrientprofile&dbid=96

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Apricot Kernels

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Apricot Kernels

1. Manal K Abdel-Rahman (2011). Can apricot kernels fatty acids delay the atrophied hepatocytes from progression to fibrosis in dimethylnitrosamine (DMN)-induced liver injury in rats? Published in Lipids in Health and Disease. Retrieved July 17, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3155902/

2. P. C. Sharma, B. M. K. S. Tilakratne, and Anil Gupta (October 2010). Utilization of wild apricot kernel press cake for extraction of protein isolate. Published in Journal of Food and Technology. Retrieved July 17, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3551129/

3. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 04530, Oil, apricot kernel. Retrieved July 17, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/643

4. Korekar G, Stobdan T, Arora R, Yadav A, Singh SB (November 2011). Antioxidant capacity and phenolics content of apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.) kernel as a function of genotype. Published in Plant foods for human nutrition. Retrieved July 17, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21779763

5. Wu-yang Huang, Hong-cheng Zhang, Wen-xu Liu, and Chun-yang Li (2012). Survey of antioxidant capacity and phenolic composition of blueberry, blackberry, and strawberry in Nanjing. Published in Journal of Zhejiang University Science B. Retrieved July 17, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3274736/

6. WorldWithoutCancer.org.uk. (2001) Metabolic Therapy Component Descriptions. Retrieved February 10, 2013 from: https://www.worldwithoutcancer.org.uk/therapycomponents.html

Other References:

- Apricot. (February 4, 2013). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved February 10, 2013 from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Apricot&oldid=536523068

- Paul Fassa. (2009) Apricot Seeds Kill Cancer Cells without Side Effects. Retrieved February 10, 2013 from: https://www.naturalnews.com/027088_cancer_laetrile_cure.html

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Ashwagandha Powder

1. Narendra Singh, Mohit Bhalla, Prashanti de Jager, and Marilena Gilca (July 2011). An Overview on Ashwagandha: A Rasayana (Rejuvenator) of Ayurveda. Published in African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3252722/

2. Michael Greer, MD (Winter 2011). Herbal Options for Managing Adrenal Fatigue. Published by Holistic Primary Care. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://holisticprimarycare.net/topics/topics-h-n/herbal-medicine/1242-herbal-options-for-managing-adrenal-fatigue

3. Teixeira ST, Valadares MC, Gonalves SA, de Melo A, Queiroz ML (2006). Prophylactic administration of Withania somnifera extract increases host resistance in Listeria monocytogenes infected mice. Published in International immunopharmacology. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16919825

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Baobab Powder

1. Magdi A. Osman (2004). Chemical and Nutrient Analysis of Baobab (Adansonia digitata). Department of Food Science and Nutrition, College of Agriculture, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Published by Springer Science. Retrieved March 17, 2013 from: https://www.biomega.eu/grobritannien-uk/downloads/chemicalandnurientanalysisofbaobabfruitandseed.pdf

2. Donatien Kaboré, Hagrétou Sawadogo-Lingani, Bréhima Diawara, Clarisse S. Compaoré, Mamoudou H. Dicko and Mogens Jakobsen (December 2011). A review of baobab (Adansonia digitata) products: Effect of processing techniques, medicinal properties and uses. Published by African Journal of Food Science.

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Barley Grass Powder

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Barley grass powder

1. Dru Natural Foods (2013). Barley Grass - Nutritional Information. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://www.druworldwide.com/natural_foods/dru_barleygrass_nutritional_info

2. Ivana Paulckov, Jaroslava Ehrenbergerov, Vlasta Fiedlerov, Dana Gabrovsk, Pavla Havlov, Marie Holasov, Jir Kopcek, Jarmila Ouhrabkov, Jitka Pinkrov, Jana Rysov, Katerina Vaculov, and Renata Winterov (2006). Evaluation of Barley Grass as a Potential Source of Some Nutritional Substances. Published in Czech Journal of Food Science, 2006. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://www.agriculturejournals.cz/publicFiles/00089.pdf

3. Ida Schomburg, Antje Chang, Sandra Placzek, Carola Söhngen, Michael Rother, Maren Lang, Cornelia Munaretto, Susanne Ulas, Michael Stelzer, Andreas Grote, Maurice Scheer, and Dietmar Schomburg (January 2013). BRENDA in 2013: integrated reactions, kinetic data, enzyme function data, improved disease classification: new options and contents in BRENDA. Published in Nucleic Acids Research. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3531171/

4. Enzyme. (May 26 2013). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Enzyme&oldid=556827331

5. Majid Ali, M.D (2013). OXYGEN, ENZYMES, AND HEALING. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ethicsinmedicine.us/oxygen_enzymes_healing.htm

6. William M. Atkins and Hong Qian (May 2012). Stochastic Ensembles, Conformationally Adaptive Teamwork and Enzymatic Detoxification. Published in Biochemistry. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3092024/

7. Tammie J. McQuistan, Michael T. Simonich, M. Margaret Pratt, Cliff B. Pereira, Jerry D. Hendricks, Roderick H. Dashwood, David E. Williams, and George S. Bailey (November 2011). Cancer chemoprevention by dietary chlorophylls: A 12,000-animal dose-dose matrix biomarker and tumor study. Published in Food and Chemical Toxicology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3486520/

8. Margaret E. Sears and Stephen J. Genuis (January 2012). Environmental Determinants of Chronic Disease and Medical Approaches: Recognition, Avoidance, Supportive Therapy, and Detoxification. Published in Journal of Environmental and Public Health. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3270432/

References for the Table of Nutrients:

1. Dru Natural Foods (2013). Barley Grass - Nutritional Information. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://www.druworldwide.com/natural_foods/dru_barleygrass_nutritional_info

2. Ivana Paulíčková, Jaroslava Ehrenbergerová, Vlasta Fiedlerová, Dana Gabrovská, Pavla Havlová, Marie Holasová, Jiří Kopáček, Jarmila Ouhrabková, Jitka Pinkrová, Jana Rysová, Kateřina Vaculová, and Renata Winterová (2006). Evaluation of Barley Grass as a Potential Source of Some Nutritional Substances. Published in Czech Journal of Food Science, 2006. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://www.agriculturejournals.cz/publicFiles/00089.pdf

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Bee Pollen

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Bee pollen

1. Carla Nogueira, Antonio Iglesias, Xesus Fes, and Leticia M. Estevinho (2012). Commercial Bee Pollen with Different Geographical Origins: A Comprehensive Approach. Published in International Journal of Molecular Sciences. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3472737/

2. Mercola.com (2013). The Use of Bee Pollen as a Superfood. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.mercola.com/article/diet/bee_pollen.htm

3. Eduarda Moita, Angel Gil-Izquierdo, Carla Sousa, Federico Ferreres, Lus R. Silva, Patrcia Valento, Ral Domnguez-Perles, Nieves Baenas, and Paula B. Andrade (March 2013). Integrated Analysis of COX-2 and iNOS Derived Inflammatory Mediators in LPS-Stimulated RAW Macrophages Pre-Exposed to Echium plantagineum L. Bee Pollen Extract. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3592834/

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Brahmi Powder (Bacopa monnieri)

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Brahmi powder

1. Tatimah Peth-Nui, Jintanaporn Wattanathorn, Supaporn Muchimapura, Terdthai Tong-Un, Nawanant Piyavhatkul, Poonsri Rangseekajee, Kornkanok Ingkaninan, and Sakchai Vittaya-areekul (December 18, 2012). Effects of 12-Week Bacopa monnieri Consumption on Attention, Cognitive Processing, Working Memory, and Functions of Both Cholinergic and Monoaminergic Systems in Healthy Elderly Volunteers. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 606424. Retrieved April 2, 2013 from: https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2012/606424/

2. K. Anbarasi, G. Vani, K. Balakrishna, C.SR Shyamala Devi (July 11, 2005). Effect of bacoside A on brain antioxidant status in cigarette smoke exposed rats. Elsevier/Science Direct. Retrieved April 2, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16226278.

3. E.P. Kumar, Allam Ahmed Elshurafa, K. Elango, T. Subburaju and B. Suresh (January 1998). Cytotoxic And Anti-Tumour Properties Of Ethanolic Extract Of Bacopa Monnieri (L) Penn. Retrieved April 2, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3331112/

4. G. Phani Kumar, and Farhath Khanum (July - December 2012). Neuroprotective potential of phytochemicals. Published by Pharmacognosy Review. Retrieved April 3, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3459459/

5. Deepa Arora, M. Kumar, S.D.Dubey, Uaha Sings (October 2002). Immunomodulating Effects Of Rasayana Drugs In Diabetics –A Clinical Study. Published in Ancient Science of Life. Retrieved April 3, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3330998/

6. Bharat B. Aggarwal, Sahdeo Prasad, Simone Reuter, Ramaswamy Kannappan, Vivek R. Yadev, Byoungduck Park, Ji Hye Kim, Subash C. Gupta, Kanokkarn Phromnoi, Chitra Sundaram, Seema Prasad, Madan M. Chaturvedi, and Bokyung Sung (October 1, 2011). Identification of Novel Anti-inflammatory Agents from Ayurvedic Medicine for Prevention of Chronic Diseases. Published in Current Drug Targets. Retrieved April 3, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3170500/

7. Rammohan V Rao, Olivier Descamps, Varghese John, and Dale E Bredesen (June 29, 2012). Ayurvedic medicinal plants for Alzheimer's disease: a review. Published in Alzheimer's Research & Therapy. Retrieved April 3, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3506936/

8. Alternative Medicine Review (2004). Bacopa monniera. Monograph. By Thorne Reserach. Retrieved April 3, 2013 from: https://www.altmedrev.com/publications/9/1/79.pdf

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Brazil Nuts

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Brazil Nuts

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Retrieved February 13, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3621

and

Brazil nut. (February 4, 2013). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved February 13, 2013 from https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Brazil_nut&oldid=536450188

2. Jacqueline C. Chang, Walter H. Gutenmann, Charlotte M. Reid and Donald J. Lisk (1995). Selenium Content of Brazil Nuts from Two Geographic Locations in Brazil. Chemosphere, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 801-802, 1995. Retrieved February 13, 2013 from: https://www.iodine4health.com/research/chang_1995_selenium_content_of_brazil_nuts.pdf

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Cacao Powder and Other Cacao Products

1. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 19165, Cocoa, dry powder, unsweetened. Release 25. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/5966?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=&sort=&qlookup=&offset=&format=Full&new=

cacao powder
Cacao Powder

2. Yamada T, Yamada Y, Okano Y, Terashima T, Yokogoshi H (2009). Anxiolytic effects of short- and long-term administration of cacao mass on rat elevated T-maze test. Published in The Journal of nutritional biochemistry. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18976895

3. Kosman VM, Stankevich NM, Makarov VG, Tikhonov VP (2007). Biologically active substances in grated cocoa and cocoa butter. Published in Voprosy Pitaniya. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17674523

4. Thozhukat Sathyapalan, Stephen Beckett, Alan S Rigby, Duane D Mellor, and Stephen L Atkin (2010). High cocoa polyphenol rich chocolate may reduce the burden of the symptoms in chronic fatigue syndrome. Published in Nutrition Journal. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3001690/

5. Stephen J Crozier, Amy G Preston, Jeffrey W Hurst, Mark J Payne, Julie Mann, Larry Hainly, and Debra L Miller (2011). Cacao seeds are a "Super Fruit": A comparative analysis of various fruit powders and products. Published in Chemistry Central Journal. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3038885/

6. I. Andjar, M. C. Recio, R. M. Giner, and J. L. Ros (October 2012). Cocoa Polyphenols and Their Potential Benefits for Human Health. Published in Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3488419/

7. Monica Galleano, Ph. D., Patricia I. Oteiza, Ph. D., and Cesar G. Fraga, Ph.D. (December 2009). Cocoa, chocolate and cardiovascular disease. Published in Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmocology. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2797556/

8. Csar G. Fraga, Mara C. Litterio, Paula D. Prince, Valeria Calabr, Brbara Piotrkowski, and Mnica Galleano (December 2010). Cocoa flavanols: effects on vascular nitric oxide and blood pressure. Published in Journal of CLinical Biochemistry and Nutrition. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3022066/

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Camu Camu Powder

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Camu camu powder

1. Maria do Socorro M. Rufino, Ricardo E. Alves, Edy S. de Brito, Jara Pérez-Jiménez, Fulgencio Saura-Calixto, Jorge Mancini-Filho (2010). Bioactive compounds and antioxidant capacities of 18 non-traditional tropical fruits from Brazil. Published in Food Chemistry, Elsevier. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.alice.cnptia.embrapa.br/bitstream/doc/880820/1/PA10008.pdf

2. Morando Soffritti, Fiorella Belpoggi, Eva Tibaldi, Davide Degli Esposti, and Michelina Lauriola (2007). Life-Span Exposure to Low Doses of Aspartame Beginning during Prenatal Life Increases Cancer Effects in Rats. Published in Environmental Health Perspectives. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1964906/

3. Andreatta MM, Muoz SE, Lantieri MJ, Eynard AR, Navarro A (2008). Artificial sweetener consumption and urinary tract tumors in Cordoba, Argentina. Published in Preventive Medcine. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18495230

4. Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health (June 24, 2011). Dietary Supplement Fact Sheet: Vitamin C. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://ods.od.nih.gov/factsheets/VitaminC-HealthProfessional/

5. Inoue T, Komoda H, Uchida T, Node K (2008). Tropical fruit camu-camu (Myrciaria dubia) has anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory properties. Published in Journal of cardiology. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18922386

6. Muhammad Nabeel Ghayur (September 2008). Science Across Borders: 5th Annual Natural Health Product Research Conference-March 26-29, 2008, Toronto, Canada. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved July 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2887334/

7. Kurt A. Reynertson, Hui Yang, Bei Jiang, Margaret J. Basile, and Edward J. Kennelly (August 2008). Quantitative analysis of antiradical phenolic constituents from fourteen edible Myrtaceae fruits. Published in Food Chemistry. Retrieved July 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3040238/

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Carob Powder

1. Francesca Lentini and Francesca Venza (March 30, 2007). Wild food plants of popular use in Sicily. Published in Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine. 2007; 3: 15. Retrieved April 19, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1858679/

2. Paolo Maria Guarrera and Leporatti Maria Lucia (May 30, 2007). Ethnobotanical remarks on Central and Southern Italy. Published in Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine. 2007; 3: 23. Retrieved April 19, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1906747/

3. De La Broquerie Fortier, Georges Lebel, and Antonin Frechette (June 1953). Carob Flour for Diarrheal Conditions in Infants. Published in CMAJ. 1953 June; 68(6): 557-561. Retrieved April 19, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1822828/pdf/canmedaj00681-0036.pdf

4. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 16055, Carob flour. Release 25. Retrieved April 19, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/4670

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Cashew Nuts

1. The World's Healthiest Foods (2001 - 2013). Cashews. Retrieved February 13, 2013 from https://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=98

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Catuaba Powder

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Catuaba powder

1. Alice F. Viana, Izaque S. Maciel, Emerson M. Motta, Paulo C. Leal, Luiz Pianowski, Maria M. Campos, and Joo B. Calixto (2011). Antinociceptive Activity of Trichilia catigua Hydroalcoholic Extract: New Evidence on Its Dopaminergic Effects. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3095233/

2. Cinara V. da Silva, Fernanda M. Borges and Eudes S. Velozo (2012). Phytochemistry of some Brazilian Plants
with Aphrodisiac Activity
. Published by InTech. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://cdn.intechopen.com/pdfs/32950/InTech-Phytochemistry_of_some_brazilian_plants_with_aphrodisiac_activity.pdf

3. Manabe H, Sakagami H, Ishizone H, Kusano H, Fujimaki M, Wada C, Komatsu N, Nakashima H, Murakami T, Yamamoto N (1992). Effects of Catuaba extracts on microbial and HIV infection. Published in In vivo (Athens, Greece). Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1525337

4. Barbosa NR, Fischmann L, Talib LL, Gattaz WF (2004). Inhibition of platelet phospholipase A2 activity by catuaba extract suggests antiinflammatory properties. Published in Phytotherapy research. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15597313

5. Campos MM, Fernandes ES, Ferreira J, Santos AR, Calixto JB (2005). Antidepressant-like effects of Trichilia catigua (Catuaba) extract: evidence for dopaminergic-mediated mechanisms. Published in Psychopharmacology. Retrieved May 31, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15991001

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Chia Seeds

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Chia Seeds

1. William C. Stanley, Erinne R. Dabkowski, Rogerio F. Ribeiro, Jr., and Kelly A. O'Connell (March 2, 2012). Dietary Fat and Heart Failure: Moving from Lipotoxicity to Lipoprotection. Published in Circulation Research by American Heart Association. Retrieved April 21, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3356700/

2. Norlaily Mohd Ali, Swee Keong Yeap, Wan Yong Ho, Boon Kee Beh, Sheau Wei Tan, and Soon Guan Tan (November 21, 2012). The Promising Future of Chia, Salvia hispanica L. Published in Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology. Retrieved April 21, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3518271/

3. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12006, Seeds, chia seeds, dried. Release 25. Retrieved April 21, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3591?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=&sort=&qlookup=&offset=&format=Full&new

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Chlorella Powder

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Chlorella Powder

1. Jianhua Fan, Yanbin Cui, Jianke Huang, Weiliang Wang, Weibo Yin, Zanmin Hu, and Yuanguang Li (2012). Suppression Subtractive Hybridization Reveals Transcript Profiling of Chlorella under Heterotrophy to Photoautotrophy Transition. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3510161/

2. Merchant RE, Andre CA (May 2001). A review of recent clinical trials of the nutritional supplement Chlorella pyrenoidosa in the treatment of fibromyalgia, hypertension, and ulcerative colitis. Published in Alternative therapies in health and medicine. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11347287

3. Azocar J, Diaz A (February 2013). Efficacy and safety of Chlorella supplementation in adults with chronic hepatitis C virus infection. Published in World journal of gastroenterology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23467073

4. Takeshi Otsuki, Kazuhiro Shimizu, Motoyuki Iemitsu, and Ichiro Kono (2011). Salivary Secretory Immunoglobulin a secretion increases after 4-weeks ingestion of chlorella-derived multicomponent supplement in humans: a randomized cross over study. Published in Nutrition Journal. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3182968/

5. Tohru Tsuchiya, Hiroyuki Ohta, Katsuya Okawa, Akihiro Iwamatsu, Hiroshi Shimada, Tatsuru Masuda, and Ken-ichiro Takamiya (December 1999). Cloning of chlorophyllase, the key enzyme in chlorophyll degradation: Finding of a lipase motif and the induction by methyl jasmonate. Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC24824/

6. Jee Ae Shim, Young Ae Son, Ji Min Park, and Mi Kyung Kim (Spring 2009). Effect of Chlorella intake on Cadmium metabolism in rats. Published in Nutrition Research and Practice. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2788161/

7. L. FOWDEN (June 1951). The Composition of the Bulk Proteins of Chlorella. Published by Department of Botany, University College, Gower Street, London. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1197660/pdf/biochemj00910-0079.pdf

8. Tammie J. McQuistan, Michael T. Simonich, M. Margaret Pratt, Cliff B. Pereira, Jerry D. Hendricks, Roderick H. Dashwood, David E. Williams, and George S. Bailey (November 2011). Cancer chemoprevention by dietary chlorophylls: A 12,000-animal dose-dose matrix biomarker and tumor study. Published in Food and Chemical Toxicology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3486520/

9. Margaret E. Sears and Stephen J. Genuis (January 2012). Environmental Determinants of Chronic Disease and Medical Approaches: Recognition, Avoidance, Supportive Therapy, and Detoxification. Published in Journal of Environmental and Public Health. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3270432/

10. Glenn W. Patterson (December 1966). Sterols of Chlorella. II. The Occurrence of an Unusual Sterol Mixture in Chlorella vulgaris. Published in Plant Physiology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.plantphysiol.org/content/42/10/1457.full.pdf

11. S. A. Lanham-New, J. L. Buttriss, L. M. Miles, M. Ashwell, J. L. Berry, B. J. Boucher, K. D. Cashman, C. Cooper, A. L. Darling, R. M. Francis, W. D. Fraser, C. P. G. M. de Groot, E. Hyppnen, M. Kiely, C. Lamberg-Allardt, H. M. Macdonald, A. R. Martineau, T. Masud, A. Mavroeidi, C. Nowson, A. Prentice, E. M. Stone, S. Reddy, R. Vieth, and C. M. Williams (January 2011). Proceedings of the Rank Forum on Vitamin D. Published in British Journal of Nutrition. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3408594/

12. Rai UN, Singh NK, Upadhyay AK, Verma S (May 2013). Chromate tolerance and accumulation in Chlorella vulgaris L.: Role of antioxidant enzymes and biochemical changes in detoxification of metals. Published in Bioresource technology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23567737

13. Ida Schomburg, Antje Chang, Sandra Placzek, Carola Shngen, Michael Rother, Maren Lang, Cornelia Munaretto, Susanne Ulas, Michael Stelzer, Andreas Grote, Maurice Scheer, and Dietmar Schomburg (January 2013). BRENDA in 2013: integrated reactions, kinetic data, enzyme function data, improved disease classification: new options and contents in BRENDA. Published in Nucleic Acids Research. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3531171/

14. Enzyme. (May 26 2013). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Enzyme&oldid=556827331

15. Majid Ali, M.D (2013). OXYGEN, ENZYMES, AND HEALING. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ethicsinmedicine.us/oxygen_enzymes_healing.htm

16. William M. Atkins and Hong Qian (May 2012). Stochastic Ensembles, Conformationally Adaptive Teamwork and Enzymatic Detoxification. Published in Biochemistry. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3092024/

17. M. H. GLEESON, P. S. GRAVES (July 1974). Complications of dietary deficiency of Vitamin B12 in young Caucasians. Published in Postgraduate Medical Journal. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2495781/pdf/postmedj00307-0064.pdf

18. Wang W, Bourgeois T, Klima J, Berlan ED, Fischer AN, O'Brien SH (March 2013). Iron deficiency and fatigue in adolescent females with heavy menstrual bleeding. Published in Haemophilia. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23106971

19. A. H. SCRAGG and C. F. THURSTON (1975). Characterization and Messenger Activity of Poly(A)-containing RNA from Chlorella. Published in Journal of General Microbiology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://mic.sgmjournals.org/content/89/1/155.full.pdf

20. World Health Organization (May 2010). Dioxins and their effects on human health. Fact sheet No. 225. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs225/en/

21. Kunimasa Morita, Masahiro Ogata, and Takashi Hasegawa (March 2001). Chlorophyll Derived from Chlorella Inhibits Dioxin Absorption from the Gastrointestinal Tract and Accelerates Dioxin Excretion in Rats. Published in Environmental Health Perspectives. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1240248/pdf/ehp0109-000289.pdf

22. Ana Catarina Guedes, Helena M. Amaro, and Francisco Xavier Malcata (April 2011). Microalgae as Sources of Carotenoids. Published in Marine Drugs. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3124977/

23. Emey Suhana Mohd Azamai, Suhaniza Sulaiman, Shafina Hanim Mohd Habib, Mee Lee Looi, Srijit Das, Nor Aini Abdul Hamid, Wan Zurinah Wan Ngah, and Yasmin Anum Mohd Yusof (January 2009). Chlorella vulgaris triggers apoptosis in hepatocarcinogenesis-induced rats. Published in Journal of Zhejiang University Science B. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2613958/

24. Yasukawa K, Akihisa T, Kanno H, Kaminaga T, Izumida M, Sakoh T, Tamura T, Takido M (April 1996). Inhibitory effects of sterols isolated from Chlorella vulgaris on 12-0-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate-induced inflammation and tumor promotion in mouse skin. Published in Biological and pharmaceutical bulletin. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8860961

25. Xue M, Ge Y, Zhang J, Wang Q, Hou L (December 2012). Gene transfer of Chlorella vulgaris n-3 fatty acid desaturase optimizes the fatty acid composition of human breast cancer cells. Published in Brazilian journal of medical and biological research. Retrieved July 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22983174

References for the Table of Nutrients:

Vitamins:

1. Edited by JOHN S. BURLEW (July 15,1953). ALGAL CULTURE, FROM LABORATORY TO PILOT PLANT. Published by CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON PUBLICATION 600 WASHINGTON, DC. May 1976. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://carnegiescience.edu/publications_online/algal_culture.pdf#page=315

2. Yunes Panahi, Sasan Tavana, Amirhossein Sahebkar, Homeira Masoudi, and Nima Madanchi (September 2012). Impact of Adjunctive Therapy with Chlorella Vulgaris Extract on Antioxidant Status, Pulmonary Function, and Clinical Symptoms of Patients with Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. Published in Scientia Pharmaceutica. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/ (incl. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/table/t1-scipharm-2012-80-719/)

3. Suzana Makpol, Nadia Yaacob, Azalina Zainuddin, Yasmin Anum Mohd Yusof, and Wan Zurinah Wan Ngah (July 2009). Chlorella Vulgaris Modulates Hydrogen Peroxide-Induced DNA Damage and Telomere Shortening of Human Fibroblasts Derived from Different Aged Individuals. Published in African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2816465/

4. Ohkawa S, Yoneda Y, Ohsumi Y, Tabuchi M (July 1995). Warfarin therapy and chlorella. Published in Clinical Neurology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8777808

Minerals & Trace Elements:

1. Yunes Panahi, Sasan Tavana, Amirhossein Sahebkar, Homeira Masoudi, and Nima Madanchi (September 2012). Impact of Adjunctive Therapy with Chlorella Vulgaris Extract on Antioxidant Status, Pulmonary Function, and Clinical Symptoms of Patients with Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. Published in Scientia Pharmaceutica. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/ (incl. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/table/t1-scipharm-2012-80-719/)

2. Soares BM, Vieira AA, Lemes JS, Santos CM, Mesko MF, Primel EG, Montes D'Oca MG, Duarte FA (April 2012). Investigation of major and trace element distribution in the extraction-transesterification process of fatty acid methyl esters from microalgae Chlorella sp. Published in Bioresource technology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22349195

Enzymes:

1. Rai UN, Singh NK, Upadhyay AK, Verma S (May 2013). Chromate tolerance and accumulation in Chlorella vulgaris L.: Role of antioxidant enzymes and biochemical changes in detoxification of metals. Published in Bioresource technology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23567737

2. Tohru Tsuchiya, Hiroyuki Ohta, Katsuya Okawa, Akihiro Iwamatsu, Hiroshi Shimada, Tatsuru Masuda, and Ken-ichiro Takamiya (December 1999). Cloning of chlorophyllase, the key enzyme in chlorophyll degradation: Finding of a lipase motif and the induction by methyl jasmonate. Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC24824/

3. Yunes Panahi, Sasan Tavana, Amirhossein Sahebkar, Homeira Masoudi, and Nima Madanchi (September 2012). Impact of Adjunctive Therapy with Chlorella Vulgaris Extract on Antioxidant Status, Pulmonary Function, and Clinical Symptoms of Patients with Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. Published in Scientia Pharmaceutica. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/ (incl. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/table/t1-scipharm-2012-80-719/)

4. BIRGIT VENNESLAND AND L. P. SOLOMONSON (1972). The Nitrate Reductase of Chlorella. Published in Plant Physiology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC366104/pdf/plntphys00242-0161.pdf

5. Suzana Makpol, Nadia Yaacob, Azalina Zainuddin, Yasmin Anum Mohd Yusof, and Wan Zurinah Wan Ngah (July 2009). Chlorella Vulgaris Modulates Hydrogen Peroxide-Induced DNA Damage and Telomere Shortening of Human Fibroblasts Derived from Different Aged Individuals. Published in African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2816465/ (for ubiquinone)

Amino Acids:

1. L. FOWDEN (June 1951). The Composition of the Bulk Proteins of Chlorella. Published by Department of Botany, University College, Gower Street, London. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1197660/pdf/biochemj00910-0079.pdf

Fatty Acids:

1. Yunes Panahi, Sasan Tavana, Amirhossein Sahebkar, Homeira Masoudi, and Nima Madanchi (September 2012). Impact of Adjunctive Therapy with Chlorella Vulgaris Extract on Antioxidant Status, Pulmonary Function, and Clinical Symptoms of Patients with Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. Published in Scientia Pharmaceutica. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/ (incl. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/table/t1-scipharm-2012-80-719/)

Nucleic Acids:

1. A. H. SCRAGG and C. F. THURSTON (1975). Characterization and Messenger Activity of Poly(A)-containing RNA from Chlorella. Published in Journal of General Microbiology. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://mic.sgmjournals.org/content/89/1/155.full.pdf

Plant Compounds:

1. Yunes Panahi, Sasan Tavana, Amirhossein Sahebkar, Homeira Masoudi, and Nima Madanchi (September 2012). Impact of Adjunctive Therapy with Chlorella Vulgaris Extract on Antioxidant Status, Pulmonary Function, and Clinical Symptoms of Patients with Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. Published in Scientia Pharmaceutica. Retrieved May 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/ (incl. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3447618/table/t1-scipharm-2012-80-719/)

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Dates

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient Data for Dates, Medjool. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/2435

2. Nasser Zangiabadi, Majid Asadi-Shekaari, Vahid Sheibani, Mandana Jafari, Mohammad Shabani, Ali Reza Asadi, Hale Tajadini, and Morteza Jarahi (December 1, 2011). Date Fruit Extract Is a Neuroprotective Agent in Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats: A Multimodal Analysis. Published in Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3236446/

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Fo-Ti (He Shou Wu)

fo ti powder
Fo-Ti Powder

1. Park HJ, Zhang N, Park DK (May 17, 2011). Topical application of Polygonum multiflorum extract induces hair growth of resting hair follicles through upregulating Shh and -catenin expression in C57BL/6 mice. Published in Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Retrieved April 22, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21419834

2. Ka-meng Lao, Dong-qi Han, Xiao-jia Chen, Jing Zhao, Tie-jie Wang, and Shao-ping Li1 (March 4, 2013). Simultaneous determination of seven hydrophilic bioactive compounds in water extract of Polygonum multiflorum using pressurized liquid extraction and short-end injection micellar electrokinetic chromatography. Published in Chemistry Central Journal. Retrieved April 22, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3599285/

3. Zhou L, Tian T, Xue B, Song L, Liu L, Yu R (May 7, 2012). Biosynthesis of coumarin glycosides by transgenic hairy roots of Polygonum multiflorum. Published in Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry. Retrieved April 22, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22738975

4. Yim TK, Wu WK, Mak DH, Ko KM (October, 1998). Myocardial protective effect of an anthraquinone-containing extract of Polygonum multiflorum ex vivo. Published in Planta medica. Retrieved April 22, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9810265

5. Yao W, Fan W, Huang C, Zhong H, Chen X, Zhang W (March, 2013). Proteomic analysis for anti-atherosclerotic effect of tetrahydroxystilbene glucoside in rats. Published in Biomedicine and pharmacotherapy. Retrieved April 22, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23206751

6. Zhou L, Hou Y, Yang Q, Du X, Li M, Yuan M, Zhou Z (November, 2012). Tetrahydroxystilbene glucoside improves the learning and memory of amyloid-(1-42)-injected rats and may be connected to synaptic changes in the hippocampus. Published in Canadian journal of physiology and pharmacology. Retrieved April 22, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23181273

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Ginkgo Biloba Powder

1. Logan AC, Wong C (2001). Chronic fatigue syndrome: oxidative stress and dietary modifications. Published in Alternative medicine review. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11703165

2. R. B. Silberstein, A. Pipingas, J. Song, D. A. Camfield, P. J. Nathan, and C. Stough (2011). Examining Brain-Cognition Effects of Ginkgo Biloba Extract: Brain Activation in the Left Temporal and Left Prefrontal Cortex in an Object Working Memory Task. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3166615/

3. Diamond BJ, Bailey MR (2013). Ginkgo biloba: indications, mechanisms, and safety. Published in The Psychiatric clinics of North America. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23538078

4. Cieza A, Maier P, Pppel E (2003). The effect of ginkgo biloba on healthy elderly subjects. Published in Fortschritte der Medizin. Originalien. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15117063

5. Jian Ming Wei, Xin Wang, Hui Gong, Yi Jun Shi, and Yunzeng Zou (2013). Ginkgo suppresses atherosclerosis through downregulating the expression of connexin 43 in rabbits. Published in Archives of Medical Science. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3648825/

6. G. Phani Kumar and Farhath Khanum (2012). Neuroprotective potential of phytochemicals. Published in Pharmacognosy Review. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3459459/

7. Ude C, Schubert-Zsilavecz M, Wurglics M (2013). Ginkgo biloba Extracts: A Review of the Pharmacokinetics of the Active Ingredients. Published in Clinical pharmacokinetics. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23703577

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Ginseng Powder

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Ginseng panax powder

1. Kim DH (2012). Chemical Diversity of Panax ginseng, Panax quinquifolium, and Panax notoginseng. Published in Journal of ginseng research. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23717099

2. Kim HG, Cho JH, Yoo SR, Lee JS, Han JM, Lee NH, Ahn YC, Son CG (2013). Antifatigue Effects of Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer: A Randomised, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23613825

3. Sergiy Oliynyk and Seikwan Oh (2013). Actoprotective effect of ginseng: improving mental and physical performance. Published in Journal of Ginseng Research. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3659633/

4. Dong-Hyun Kim (2012). Chemical Diversity of Panax ginseng, Panax quinquifolium, and Panax notoginseng. Published in Journal of Ginseng Research. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3659563/

5. Lee Jia, Yuqing Zhao, and Xing-Jie Liang (2009). Current Evaluation of the Millennium Phytomedicine- Ginseng (II): Collected Chemical Entities, Modern Pharmacology, and Clinical Applications Emanated from Traditional Chinese Medicine. Published in Current Medicinal Chemistry. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2754208/

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Goji Berries

goji berries
Goji berries

1. Xiaozhong Shan, Junlai Zhou, Tao Ma, and Qiongxia Chai (2011). Lycium barbarum Polysaccharides Reduce Exercise-Induced Oxidative Stress. Published in International Journal of Molecular Sciences. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3083691/

2. Paul M. Gross, Xiaoping Zhang, Richard Zhang (June 8, 2006). Wolfberry: Nature's Bounty of Nutrition And Health. Published by BookSurge Publishing. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://books.google.co.uk/books/about/Wolfberry.html?id=nibgPAAACAAJ&redir_esc=y

3. Rubygoji.com (2007). Goji Nutrition. Nutrients in Ningxia Goji. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://rubygoji.com/nutrition.html

4. Peter Bucheli, Qiutao Gao, Robert Redgwell, Karine Vidal, Junkuan Wang, and Weiguo Zhang (2011). Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects. Chapter 14: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects of Chinese Wolfberry. 2nd edition. Published by CRC Press. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK92756/

5. Lu SP, Zhao PT (2010). Chemical characterization of Lycium barbarum polysaccharides and their reducing myocardial injury in ischemia/reperfusion of rat heart. Published in International journal of biological macromolecules. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20813126

6. Tang WM, Chan E, Kwok CY, Lee YK, Wu JH, Wan CW, Chan RY, Yu PH, Chan SW (2012). A review of the anticancer and immunomodulatory effects of Lycium barbarum fruit. Published in Inflammopharmacology. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22189914

7. Jin M, Huang Q, Zhao K, Shang P (2013). Biological activities and potential health benefit effects of polysaccharides isolated from Lycium barbarum L.. Published in International journal of biological macromolecules. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23200976

8. Ren Z, Na L, Xu Y, Rozati M, Wang J, Xu J, Sun C, Vidal K, Wu D, Meydani SN (2012). Dietary supplementation with lacto-wolfberry enhances the immune response and reduces pathogenesis to influenza infection in mice. Published in The Journal of nutrition. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22739381

9. Suk-Yee Li, Di Yang, Chung-Man Yeung, Wing-Yan Yu, Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang, Kwok-Fai So, David Wong, and Amy C. Y. Lo (2011). Lycium Barbarum Polysaccharides Reduce Neuronal Damage, Blood-Retinal Barrier Disruption and Oxidative Stress in Retinal Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3027646/

10. Lyle E. Craker and Jean Giblette (2002). Chinese Medicinal Herbs: Opportunities for Domestic Production. Reprinted from: Trends in new crops and new uses. 2002. J. Janick and A. Whipkey (eds.). ASHS Press, Alexandria, VA. Retrieved June 1, 2013 from: https://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/ncnu02/pdf/craker.pdf

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Guarana Powder

guarana powder
Guarana powder

1. Bittencourt LS, Machado DC, Machado MM, Dos Santos GF, Algarve TD, Marinowic DR, Ribeiro EE, Soares FA, Barbisan F, Athayde ML, Cruz IB (2013). The protective effects of guaran extract (Paullinia cupana) on fibroblast NIH-3T3 cells exposed to sodium nitroprusside. Published in Food and chemical toxicology. Retrieved June 2, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23220610

2. Jimoh FO, Sofidiya MO, Afolayan AJ (2007). Antioxidant properties of the methanol extracts from the leaves of Paullinia pinnata. Published in Journal of medicinal food. Retrieved June 2, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18158845

3. Mrcio Rodrigues, Gilberto Alves, Nulita Loureno, and Amlcar Falco (2012). Herb-Drug Interaction of Paullinia cupana (Guarana) Seed Extract on the Pharmacokinetics of Amiodarone in Rats. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 2, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3523151/

4. Rafael de Lima Portella, Rmulo Pillon Barcelos, Edovando Jos Flores da Rosa, Euler Esteves Ribeiro, Ivana Beatrice Mnica da Cruz, Leila Suleiman, and Felix Alexandre Antunes Soares (2013). Guaran (Paullinia cupana Kunth) effects on LDL oxidation in elderly people: an in vitro and in vivo study. Published in Lipids in Health and Disease. Retrieved June 2, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3599679/

5. Elida Bulku, Daniel Zinkovsky, Payal Patel, Vishal Javia, Tejas Lahoti, Inna Khodos, Sidney J Stohs, and Sidhartha D Ray (2010). A novel dietary supplement containing multiple phytochemicals and vitamins elevates hepatorenal and cardiac antioxidant enzymes in the absence of significant serum chemistry and genomic changes. Published in Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. Retrieved June 2, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2952097/

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Gynostemma Powder

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Gynostemma Powder

1. Kim JH, Han YN (August 2011). Dammarane-type saponins from Gynostemma pentaphyllum. Published in Phytochemistry. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21565370

2. G. Phani Kumar, and Farhath Khanum (July - December 2012). Neuroprotective potential of phytochemicals. Published by Pharmacognosy Review. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3459459/

3. Schild L, Cotte T, Keilhoff G, Brdemann R (June 2012). Preconditioning of brain slices against hypoxia induced injury by a Gynostemma pentaphyllum extract--stimulation of anti-oxidative enzyme expression. Published in Phytomedicine: international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22516894

4. Li L, Jiao L, Lau BH (Fall 1993). Protective effect of gypenosides against oxidative stress in phagocytes, vascular endothelial cells and liver microsomes. Published in Cancer biotherapy. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7804367

5. Gynostemma pentaphyllum. (April 12, 2013). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Gynostemma_pentaphyllum&oldid=550029593

6. Choi HS, Zhao TT, Shin KS, Kim SH, Hwang BY, Lee CK, Lee MK (April 12, 2013). Anxiolytic Effects of Herbal Ethanol Extract from Gynostemma pentaphyllum in Mice after Exposure to Chronic Stress. Published in Molecules (Basel, Switzerland). Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23584055

7. V. T. T. Huyen, D. V. Phan, P. Thang, N. K. Hoa, and C. G. stenson (January 31, 2013). Gynostemma pentaphyllum Tea Improves Insulin Sensitivity in Type 2 Diabetic Patients. Publsihed in Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3572697/

8. Lu KW, Chen JC, Lai TY, Yang JS, Weng SW, Ma YS, Lin HY, Wu RS, Wu KC, Wood WG, Chung JG (June 2012). Gypenosides suppress growth of human oral cancer SAS cells in vitro and in a murine xenograft model: the role of apoptosis mediated by caspase-dependent and caspase-independent pathways. Published in Integrative Cancer Therapies. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21665877

9. Circosta C, De Pasquale R, Occhiuto F (September 2005). Cardiovascular effects of the aqueous extract of Gynostemma pentaphyllum Makino. Published in Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology. Retrieved April 24, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16194050

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Hazelnuts

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Retrieved February 14, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3646

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Hemp Protein Powder

1. Marcela Mihoc, Georgeta Pop, Ersilia Alexa, and Isidora Radulov (October 23, 2012). Nutritive quality of romanian hemp varieties (Cannabis sativa L.) with special focus on oil and metal contents of seeds. Published in Chemistry Central Journal. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3543203/

2. Delfin Rodriguez-Leyva, and Grant N Pierce (April 21, 2010). The cardiac and haemostatic effects of dietary hempseed. Published in Nutrition & Metabolism. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2868018/

3. D. F. Horrobin (1992). Nutritional and Medical Importance of Gamma-Linolenic Acid. Published by Pergamon Press Ltd. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.vinovit.com.br/public/biblioteca-virtual/primula/nutritional-and-medical-importance-of-gamma-linolenic-acid.pdf

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Hemp Seeds

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Hemp Seeds

1. House JD, Neufeld J, Leson G (November 24, 2010). Evaluating the quality of protein from hemp seed (Cannabis sativa L.) products through the use of the protein digestibility-corrected amino acid score method. Published in Journal of agricultural and food chemistry. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20977230

2. Marcela Mihoc, Georgeta Pop, Ersilia Alexa, and Isidora Radulov (October 23, 2012). Nutritive quality of romanian hemp varieties (Cannabis sativa L.) with special focus on oil and metal contents of seeds. Published in Chemistry Central Journal. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3543203/

3. Delfin Rodriguez-Leyva, and Grant N Pierce (April 21, 2010). The cardiac and haemostatic effects of dietary hempseed. Published in Nutrition & Metabolism. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2868018/

4. Emilio Ros (June 24, 2010). Health Benefits of Nut Consumption. Published in Nutrients. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3257681/

5. Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine, National Academies (2013). Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs): Recommended Dietary Allowances and Adequate Intakes, Vitamins. Published by Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://iom.edu/Activities/Nutrition/SummaryDRIs/~/media/Files/Activity%20Files/Nutrition/DRIs/RDA%20and%20AIs_

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6. Dietary Supplement Ingredient Database, National Institutes of Health, USDA (June 12, 2012). Unit Conversions. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://dietarysupplementdatabase.usda.nih.gov/ingredient_calculator/equation.php

7. Kara J. Pepper, MD, Suzanne E. Judd, MPH, PhD, Mark S. Nanes, MD, PhD, and Vin Tangpricha, MD, PhD, FACE (May 18, 2009). EVALUATION OF VITAMIN D REPLETION REGIMENS TO CORRECT VITAMIN D STATUS IN ADULTS. Published by National Institutes of Health. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2683376/

8. Phytochemical. (April 23, 2013). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Phytochemical&oldid=551849185

9. Min-Yu Chung, Tae Gyu Lim, and Ki Won Lee (February 21, 2013). Molecular mechanisms of chemopreventive phytochemicals against gastroenterological cancer development. Published in World Journal of Gastroenterology. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3582010/

10. G. Phani Kumar, and Farhath Khanum (July - December 2012). Neuroprotective potential of phytochemicals. Published by Pharmacognosy Review. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3459459/

11. Tae Gen Son, Simonetta Camandola, and Mark P. Mattson (June 10, 2008). Hormetic Dietary Phytochemicals. Published in NeuroMolecular Medicine. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2635914/

12. Cary Leizer, David Ribnicky, Alexander Poulev, Slavik Dushenkov, Ilya Raskin (2000). The Composition of Hemp Seed Oil and Its Potential as an Important Source of Nutrition. Published in Journal of Nutraceuticals, Functional & Medical Foods. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.davoil.ro/documente/the-composition-of-seed-oil-and-its-potential-as-an-important-source-nutrition.pdf

13. Avrelija Cencic and Walter Chingwaru (June, 2010). The Role of Functional Foods, Nutraceuticals, and Food Supplements in Intestinal Health. Published in Nutrients. Retrieved April 26, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3257668/

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Himalayan Crystal Salt

1. Mercola.com (2013). The 13 Amazing Health Benefits of Himalayan Crystal Salt, the Purest Salt on Earth. Published in Mercola.com. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://products.mercola.com/himalayan-salt/

2. Aburto NJ, Ziolkovska A, Hooper L, Elliott P, Cappuccio FP, Meerpohl JJ (2013). Effect of lower sodium intake on health: systematic review and meta-analyses. Published by BMJ (British medical journal). Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23558163

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Horny Goat Weed Powder

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Horny Goat Weed

1. Ge Zhang, Xin-Luan Wang, Hui Sheng, Xin-Hui Xie, Yi-Xin He, Xin-Sheng Yao, Zi-Rong Li, Kwong-Man Lee, Wei He, Kwok-Sui Leung, and Ling Qin (2009). Constitutional Flavonoids Derived from Epimedium Dose-Dependently Reduce Incidence of Steroid-Associated Osteonecrosis Not via Direct Action by Themselves on Potential Cellular Targets. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2713419/

2. Alan W. Shindel, MD, Zhong-Chen Xin, MD, Guiting Lin, MD, PhD, Thomas M. Fandel, MD, Yun-Ching Huang, MD, Lia Banie, BS, Benjamin N. Breyer, MD, Maurice M. Garcia, MD, Ching-Shwun Lin, PhD, and Tom F. Lue, MD (February 5, 2010). Erectogenic and Neurotrophic Effects of Icariin, a Purified Extract of Horny Goat Weed (Epimedium spp.) In Vitro and In Vivo. Published in The Journal of Sexual Medicine. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3551978/

3. Shaohua Zeng, Gong Xiao, Juan Guo, Zhangjun Fei, Yanqin Xu, Bruce A Roe, and Ying Wang (2010). Development of a EST dataset and characterization of EST-SSRs in a traditional Chinese medicinal plant, Epimedium sagittatum (Sieb. Et Zucc.) Maxim. Published in BioMed Central. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2829513/

4. Peng S, Zhang G, Zhang BT, Guo B, He Y, Bakker AJ, Pan X, Zhen W, Hung L, Qin L, Leung WN (February 26, 2013). The beneficial effect of Icaritin on osteoporotic bone is dependent on the treatment initiation timing in adult ovariectomized rats. Published in Bone. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23486180

5. YuMing Guo, XinTian Zhang, Jun Meng, and Zhao-Yi Wang (May 11, 2012). An anticancer agent icaritin induces sustained activation of the extracellular signal regulated kinase (ERK) pathway and inhibits growth of breast cancer cells. Published in European Journal of Pharmacology. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3071461/

6. Cheng H, Feng S, Jia X, Li Q, Zhou Y, Ding C (January 30, 2013). Structural characterization and antioxidant activities of polysaccharides extracted from Epimedium acuminatum. Published in Carbohydrate polymers. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23218266

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Incan Berries

1. Ching-Yu Yen, Chien-Chih Chiu, Fang-Rong Chang, Jeff Yi-Fu Chen, Chi-Ching Hwang, You-Cheng Hseu, Hsin-Ling Yang, Alan Yueh-Luen Lee, Ming-Tz Tsai, Zong-Lun Guo, Yu-Shan Cheng, Yin-Chang Liu, Yu-Hsuan Lan, Yu-Ching Chang, Ying-Chin Ko, Hsueh-Wei Chang, and Yang-Chang Wu (2010). 4-Hydroxywithanolide E from Physalis peruviana (golden berry) inhibits growth of human lung cancer cells through DNA damage, apoptosis and G2/M arrest. Published in BMC Cancer. Retrieved April 28, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2830937/

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Kelp Powder

1. Pearce EN, Andersson M, Zimmermann MB (May 2013). Global iodine nutrition: where do we stand in 2013? Published in Thyroid: official journal of the American Thyroid Association. Retrieved May 16, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23472655

2. Nicolantonio D’Orazio, Eugenio Gemello, Maria Alessandra Gammone, Massimo de Girolamo, Cristiana Ficoneri, and Graziano Riccioni (March 2012). Fucoxantin: A Treasure from the Sea. Published in Marine Drugs. Retrieved July 10, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3347018/

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Lucuma Powder

1. Nutritiondata.self.com (2013). Lucuma Powder. Published in Nutritiondata.self.com. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://nutritiondata.self.com/facts/custom/2697938/2

2. Rojo LE, Villano CM, Joseph G, Schmidt B, Shulaev V, Shuman JL, Lila MA, Raskin I (September 2010). Wound-healing properties of nut oil from Pouteria lucuma. Published in Journal of cosmetic dermatology. Retrieved July 11, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20883291

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Macadamia Nuts

1. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12131, Nuts, macadamia nuts, raw. Release 25. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3653

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Maca Powder

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Maca powder

1. Gustavo F. Gonzales (2011). Ethnobiology and Ethnopharmacology of Lepidium meyenii (Maca), a Plant from the Peruvian Highlands. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3184420/

2. H. O. Meissner, A. Mscisz, H. Reich-Bilinska, P. Mrozikiewicz, T. Bobkiewicz-Kozlowska, B. Kedzia, A. Lowicka, and I. Barchia (2006). Hormone-Balancing Effect of Pre-Gelatinized Organic Maca (Lepidium peruvianum Chacon): (III) Clinical responses of early-postmenopausal women to Maca in double blind, randomized, Placebo-controlled, crossover configuration, outpatient study. Published in International Journal of Biomedical Science. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3614644/

3. Leslie Taylor (2012). Maca. Herbal Properties and Actions. Published in Rain-tree.com. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.rain-tree.com/maca.htm

4. H. O. Meissner, H. Reich-Bilinska, A. Mscisz, and B. Kedzia (2006). Therapeutic Effects of Pre-Gelatinized Maca (Lepidium Peruvianum Chacon) used as a Non-Hormonal Alternative to HRT in Perimenopausal Women - Clinical Pilot Study. Published in International Journal of Biomedical Science. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3614596/

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Maitake Powder

1. A. Ganeshpurkar, G. Rai, and A. P. Jain (2010). Medicinal mushrooms: Towards a new horizon. Published in Pharmacognosy Review. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3249912/

2. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 11993, Mushrooms, maitake, raw. Release 25. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3583?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=25&sort=&qlookup=maitake&offset=&format=Full&new=1

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Maitake Mushroom

3. Hong Lin, Elisa de Stanchina, Xi Kathy Zhou, Feng Hong, Andrew Seidman, Monica Fornier, Wei-Lie Xiao, Edward J. Kennelly, Kathleen Wesa, Barrie R. Cassileth, and Susanna Cunningham-Rundles (2010). Maitake beta-glucan promotes recovery of leukocytes and myeloid cell function in peripheral blood from paclitaxel hematotoxicity. Published in Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3268513/

4. Jos A. Olalde Rangel, Meyer Magarici, Francis Amendola, and Oswaldo del Castillo (2005). The Systemic Theory of Living Systems. Part IV: Systemic Medicine-The Praxis. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1297512/

5. Jong Suk Lee, Su-Young Park, Dinesh Thapa, Mi Kyoung Choi, Ill-Min Chung, Young-Joon Park, Chul Soon Yong, Han Gon Choi, and Jung-Ae Kim (2010). Grifola frondosa water extract alleviates intestinal inflammation by suppressing TNF-a production and its signaling. Published in Experimental & Molecular Medicine. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2827831/

6. Frenkel M, Abrams DI, Ladas EJ, Deng G, Hardy M, Capodice JL, Winegardner MF, Gubili JK, Yeung KS, Kussmann H, Block KI (2013). Integrating Dietary Supplements Into Cancer Care. Published in Integrative cancer therapies. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23439656

7. Thekkuttuparambil A. Ajith and Kainoor K. Janardhanan (2007). Indian Medicinal Mushrooms as a Source of Antioxidant and Antitumor Agents. Published in Journal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition. Retrieved June 4, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2275760/

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Maqui Powder

1. Zafra-Stone S, Yasmin T, Bagchi M, Chatterjee A, Vinson JA, Bagchi D (2007). Berry anthocyanins as novel antioxidants in human health and disease prevention. Published in Molecular nutrition & food research. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17533652

2. Sa-Hyun Kim, Min Park, Hyunjun Woo, Nagendran Tharmalingam, Gyusang Lee, Ki-Jong Rhee, Yong Bin Eom, Sang Ik Han, Woo Duck Seo, and Jong Bae Kim (2012). Inhibitory Effects of Anthocyanins on Secretion of Helicobacter pylori CagA and VacA Toxins. Published in International Journal of Medical Sciences. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3498748/

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Moringa Powder

1. Melanie D. Thurber & Jed W. Fahey (May 1, 2010). Adoption of Moringa oleifera to combat under-nutrition viewed through the lens of the "Diffusion of Innovations" theory. Retrieved March 19, 2013 from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2679503/

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MSM Powder

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MSM powder

1. Youn Hee Joung, Eun Joung Lim, Pramod Darvin, So Chung Chung, Ju Woong Jang, Kyung Do Park, Hak Kyo Lee, Heui Soo Kim, Taekyu Park, and Young Mok Yang (2012). MSM Enhances GH Signaling via the Jak2/STAT5b Pathway in Osteoblast-Like Cells and Osteoblast Differentiation through the Activation of STAT5b in MSCs. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3469535/

2. Marcel E Nimni, Bo Han, and Fabiola Cordoba (2007). Are we getting enough sulfur in our diet? Published in Nutrition & Metabolism. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2198910/

3. James B Adams, Tapan Audhya, Sharon McDonough-Means, Robert A Rubin, David Quig, Elizabeth Geis, Eva Gehn, Melissa Loresto, Jessica Mitchell, Sharon Atwood, Suzanne Barnhouse, and Wondra Lee (2011). Effect of a vitamin/mineral supplement on children and adults with autism. Published in BMC Pediatrics. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3266205/

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Mulberries

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Mulberries

1. Oh YC, Kang OH, Choi JG, Chae HS, Lee YS, Brice OO, Jung HJ, Hong SH, Lee YM, Kwon DY (2009). Anti-inflammatory effect of resveratrol by inhibition of IL-8 production in LPS-induced THP-1 cells. Published in The American journal of Chinese medicine. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19938227

2. Okamoto-Shibayama K, Sato Y, Azuma T (2010). Resveratrol impaired the morphological transition of Candida albicans under various hyphae-inducing conditions. Published in Journal of microbiology and biotechnology. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20519919

3. Cerqueira AM, Khaper N, Lees SJ, Ulanova M (2013). The antioxidant resveratrol down-regulates inflammation in an in-vitro model of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection of lung epithelial cells. Published in Canadian journal of physiology and pharmacology. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23537439

4. Kasiotis KM, Pratsinis H, Kletsas D, Haroutounian SA (2013). Resveratrol and related stilbenes: Their anti-aging and anti-angiogenic properties. Published in Food and chemical toxicology, An international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23567244

5. Andr Quincozes-Santos, Larissa Daniele Bobermin, Alexandra Latini, Moacir Wajner, Diogo Onofre Souza, Carlos-Alberto Gonalves, and Carmem Gottfried (2013). Resveratrol Protects C6 Astrocyte Cell Line against Hydrogen Peroxide-Induced Oxidative Stress through Heme Oxygenase 1. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3654976/

6. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 09190, Mulberries, raw. Release 25. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/2294

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Pea Protein Powder

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 11300, Peas, edible-podded, raw. Release 25. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3033?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=25&sort=&qlookup=peas&offset=&format=Full&new=

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Pecan Nuts

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12142, Nuts, pecans. Retrieved February 14, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3659

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Pine Nuts

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12147, Nuts, pine nuts, dried. Release 25. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3663?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=25&sort=&qlookup=pine+nuts&offset=&format=Full&new=

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Pumpkin Seeds

1. USDA Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12016, Seeds, pumpkin and squash seed kernels, roasted, without salt. Release 25. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3597?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=25&sort=&qlookup=pumpkin+seeds&offset=&format=Full&new=

2. Neumeister A (2003). Tryptophan depletion, serotonin, and depression: where do we stand? Published in Psychopharmacology bulletin. Retrieved June 5, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15131521

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Psyllium Husks

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Psyllium Husks

1. Martin de Bock, Jos G. B. Derraik, Christine M. Brennan, Janene B. Biggs, Greg C. Smith, David Cameron-Smith, Clare R. Wall, and Wayne S. Cutfield1, (July 27, 2012). Psyllium Supplementation in Adolescents Improves Fat Distribution & Lipid Profile: A Randomized, Participant-Blinded, Placebo-Controlled, Crossover Trial. Published in PLoS One. Retrieved April 29, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3407232/

2. James M. Lattimer and Mark D. Haub (December 2010). Effects of Dietary Fiber and Its Components on Metabolic Health. Published in Nutrients. Retrieved April 29, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3257631/

3. Mehmood MH, Aziz N, Ghayur MN, Gilani AH (May 2011). Pharmacological basis for the medicinal use of psyllium husk (Ispaghula) in constipation and diarrhea. Published in Digestive diseases and sciences. Retrieved April 29, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21082352

4. Jalihal A, Kurian G (September-October 1990). Ispaghula therapy in irritable bowel syndrome: improvement in overall well-being is related to reduction in bowel dissatisfaction. Published in Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology. Retrieved April 29, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2129822

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Reishi Mushroom Powder

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Reishi Mushroom Powder

1. Sanodiya BS, Thakur GS, Baghel RK, Prasad GB, Bisen PS (2009). Ganoderma lucidum: a potent pharmacological macrofungus. Published in Current pharmaceutical biotechnology. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19939212

2. Wachtel-Galor S, Yuen J, Buswell JA, et al. (2011). Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects. Chapter 9: Ganoderma lucidum (Lingzhi or Reishi): A Medicinal Mushroom. Published by CRC Press. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK92757/#ch9

3. Jane E Ramberg, Erika D Nelson, and Robert A Sinnott (2010). Immunomodulatory dietary polysaccharides: a systematic review of the literature. Published in Nutrition Journal. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2998446/

4. Cheng-Li Wang, Chiu-Ying Lu, Chia-Chen Pi, Yu-Jing Zhuang, Ching-Liang Chu, Wen-Hsiung Liu, and Chun-Jen Chen (2012). Extracellular polysaccharides produced by Ganoderma formosanum stimulate macrophage activation via multiple pattern-recognition receptors. Published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3495220/

5. Wang H, Liu YM, Qi ZM, Wang SY, Liu SX, Li X, Wang HJ, Xia XC (2013). Overview on Natural Polysaccharides with Antioxidant Properties. Published in Current medicinal chemistry. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23627941

6. Narula AS (1972). Modification of tetracyclic triterpenes into steroid hormone analogues. Published in Journal of scientific and industrial research. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12333041

7. Supanimit Teekachunhatean, Sasinun Sadja, Chadarat Ampasavate, Natthakarn Chiranthanut, Noppamas Rojanasthien, and Chaichan Sangdee (2012). Pharmacokinetics of Ganoderic Acids A and F after Oral Administration of Ling Zhi Preparation in Healthy Male Volunteers. Published in Evidence-Based COmplementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3346975/

8. Kimura Y, Taniguchi M, Baba K (2002). Antitumor and antimetastatic effects on liver of triterpenoid fractions of Ganoderma lucidum: mechanism of action and isolation of an active substance. Published in Anticancer research. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12530080

9. Chu TT, Benzie IF, Lam CW, Fok BS, Lee KK, Tomlinson B (2012). Study of potential cardioprotective effects of Ganoderma lucidum (Lingzhi): results of a controlled human intervention trial. Published in The British journal of nutrition. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21801467

10. Zhao HB, Lin SQ, Liu JH, Lin ZB (2004). Polysaccharide extract isolated from ganoderma lucidum protects rat cerebral cortical neurons from hypoxia/reoxygenation injury. Published in Journal of pharmacological sciences. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15215656

11. Daivati Bharadvaj (2007). Natural Treatments for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Complementary and Alternative Medicine). Published by Praeger Publishers Inc. Accessed at Google Books: https://books.google.co.uk/books/about/Natural_Treatments_for_Chronic_Fatigue_S.html?id=IX1P6X-jLHMC&redir_esc=y

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Rhodiola Rosea Powder

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Rodiola Rosea

1. Gregory S. Kelly, ND (2001). Rhodiola rosea: A Possible Plant Adaptogen. Published in Alternative Medicine Review, Vol. 6. Thorne Research, Inc. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.thorne.com/media/alternative_medicine_review/2001/Volume_6/Number_3/Rhodiola_Rosea.pdf

2. Krasimira Tasheva and Georgina Kosturkova (2012). The Role of Biotechnology for Conservation and Biologically Active Substances Production of Rhodiola rosea: Endangered Medicinal Species. Published in Scientific World Journal. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3361218/

3. Yeonju Lee, Jae-Chul Jung, Soyong Jang, Jieun Kim, Zulfiqar Ali, Ikhlas A. Khan, and Seikwan Oh (2013). Anti-Inflammatory and Neuroprotective Effects of Constituents Isolated from Rhodiola rosea. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3652169/

4. A. Spasov, G. Wikman, V. Mandrikov, I. Mironova, V. Neumoin (2000). A double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study of the stimulating and adaptogenic effect of Rhodiola rosea SHR-5 extract on the fatigue of students caused by stress during an examination period with a repeated low-dose regimen. Published in Phytomedicine, Vol. 7(2). Urban and Fischer Verlag. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.curador.net/indexnl/rosea/Spasov.SHR-5.students.2000.pdf

5. Lu L, Yuan J, Zhang S (2013). Rejuvenating activity of salidroside (SDS): dietary intake of SDS enhances the immune response of aged rats. Published in Age (Dordrecht, Netherlands). Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22367581

6. Wiegant FA, Surinova S, Ytsma E, Langelaar-Makkinje M, Wikman G, Post JA (2009). Plant adaptogens increase lifespan and stress resistance in C. elegans. Published in Biogerontology. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18536978

7. Alexander Panossian, Georg Wikman, Punit Kaur, and Alexzander Asea (2012). Adaptogens Stimulate Neuropeptide Y and Hsp72 Expression and Release in Neuroglia Cells. Published in Frontiers in Neuroscience. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3269752/

8. Bu-Chun Zhang, Wei-Ming Li, Rong Guo, and Ya-Wei Xu (2012). Salidroside Decreases Atherosclerotic Plaque Formation in Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor-Deficient Mice. Published in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3474264/

9. Swedish Medical Products Agency Lakemedelsverket (2013). Registered Traditional Herbal Medicinal Products. Published in Lakemedelsverket.se. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://www.lakemedelsverket.se/english/product/Natural-remedies/Authorised-registered-products/Registered-Traditional-Herbal-Medicinal-Products/

10. Richard P. Brown, M.D., Patricia L. Gerbarg, M.D., and Zakir Ramazanov, Ph.D., D.S (2002). Rhodiola rosea. A Phytomedicinal Overview. Published by American Botanical Council. Retrieved June 8, 2013 from: https://cms.herbalgram.org/herbalgram/issue56/article2333.html

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Rosehip Powder

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Rosehip Powder

1. Magnus Pyke and Ronald Melville (1942). Vitamin C in rose hips. Published in Biochemical Journal. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1265699/pdf/biochemj00979-0073.pdf

2. C. Widn, A. Ekholm, M. D. Coleman, S. Renvert, and K. Rumpunen (2012). Erythrocyte Antioxidant Protection of Rose Hips (Rosa spp.) Published in Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3399354/

3. Willich SN, Rossnagel K, Roll S, Wagner A, Mune O, Erlendson J, Kharazmi A, Srensen H, Winther K (2010). Rose hip herbal remedy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis - a randomised controlled trial. Published in Phytomedicine, International journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19818588

4. Winther K, Apel K, Thamsborg G (2005). A powder made from seeds and shells of a rose-hip subspecies (Rosa canina) reduces symptoms of knee and hip osteoarthritis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Published in Scandinavian journal of rheumatology. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16195164

5. Tumbas VT, Canadanovic-Brunet JM, Cetojevic-Simin DD, Cetkovic GS, Ethilas SM, Gille L (2012). Effect of rosehip (Rosa canina L.) phytochemicals on stable free radicals and human cancer cells. Published in Journal of the science of food and agriculture. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22083314

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Schisandra Powder

1. Alexander Panossian, Georg Wikman, Punit Kaur, and Alexzander Asea (2012). Adaptogens Stimulate Neuropeptide Y and Hsp72 Expression and Release in Neuroglia Cells. Published in Frontiers in Neuroscience. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3269752/

2. Philip Y. Lam and Kam Ming Ko (2012). Schisandrin B as a Hormetic Agent for Preventing Age-Related Neurodegenerative Diseases. Published in Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3359732/

3. Sergiy Oliynyk and Seikwan Oh (2013). Actoprotective effect of ginseng: improving mental and physical performance. Published in Journal of Ginseng Research. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3659633/

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Seagreens

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Seagreens

1. Lordan S, Ross RP, Stanton C. (June 14, 2011). Marine Bioactives as Functional Food Ingredients: Potential to Reduce the Incidence of Chronic Diseases. Published in Marine Drugs. 2011; 9(6):1056-1100. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3131561/

2. Seema Patel, Arun Goyal (January 28, 2012). The current trends and future perspectives of prebiotics research: a review. Published in 3 Biotech.2012 June; 2(2): 115–125. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3376865/

3. N. Sithranga Boopathy and K. Kathiresan (February 27, 2011). Anticancer Drugs from Marine Flora: An Overview. Published in Journal of Oncology. 2010; 2010 : 214186. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3065217/

4. Ratih Pangestuti and Se-Kwon Kim (May 10, 2011). Neuroprotective Effects of Marine Algae. Published in Marine Drugs. 2011; 9(5): 803–818. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3111183/

5. Harry Wichers (May 20, 2009). Immunomodulation by food: promising concept for mitigating allergic disease? Published in Analytical and Bioanalyticial Chemistry. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2724636/

6. Margaret E. Sears and Stephen J. Genuis (January 19, 2012). Environmental Determinants of Chronic Disease and Medical Approaches: Recognition, Avoidance, Supportive Therapy, and Detoxification. Published in Journal of Environmental and Public Health. 2012; 2012: 356798. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3270432/

7. Teresa B. Fitzpatrick, Gilles J.C. Basset, Patrick Borel, Fernando Carrari, Dean DellaPenna, Paul D. Fraser, Hanjo Hellmann, Sonia Osorio, Christophe Rothan, Victoriano Valpuesta, Catherine Caris-Veyrat, and Alisdair R. Fernie (February 28, 2012). Vitamin Deficiencies in Humans: Can Plant Science Help? Published in The Plant Cell. 2012 February; 24(2): 395-414. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3315223/

8. Chien-Wen Hou, Yung-Shen Tsai, Wei-Horng Jean, Chung-Yu Chen, John L Ivy, Chih-Yang Huang, and Chia-Hua Kuo (February 12, 2013). Deep ocean mineral water accelerates recovery from physical fatigue. Published in The Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3583772/

9. Sarah Myhill, Norman E. Booth and John McLaren-Howard (January 15, 2009). Chronic fatigue syndrome and mitochondrial dysfunction. Published in International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. 2009; 2(1): 1-16. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2680051/

10. Sae-Ron Shin and A-Lum Han (September 27, 2012). Improved Chronic Fatigue Symptoms after Removal of Mercury in Patient with Increased Mercury Concentration in Hair Toxic Mineral Assay: A Case. Published in Korean Journal of Family Medicine. 2012 September; 33(5): 320-325. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3481032/

11. A.C.Hall, A.C.Fairclough, K.Mahadevan, J.R.Paxman (November 7, 2011). Ascophyllum nodosum enriched bread reduces subsequent energy intake with no effect on post-prandial glucose and cholesterol in healthy, overweight males. A pilot study. Published in Appetite. 58 (2012) 379-386. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/Documents/Seagreens_Satiety_Paper_-_abstract.pdf

12. Seagreens.com (2011). Seagreens® Practitioner Healthcare Summary - 24th Edition, 2011. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/University/PractitionerHealthcareSummaryView.aspx

13. Seagreens.com (2013). Why are Seagreens® different? Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/Products/WhyAreSeagreensDifferent.aspx

14. Seagreens.com (2013). Harvesting for today and tomorrow. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/Products/WhereandHowProduced.aspx

15. Seagreens.com (2013). Seagreens® - Biodynamic - Organic. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/Products/StandardsCertificationApprovals.aspx

16. Seagreens.com (2013). A model of sustainable harvesting. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/Products/Harvesting.aspx

17. Seagreens.com (2013). NUTRI PROFILE 2012 Food Capsules & Granules. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/Products/FoodCapsulesAndFoodGranulesNutritionalProfile.aspx

18. Seventhwaveuk.com (2013). Celtic Salt (Coarse). Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seventhwaveuk.com/24-celtic-salt-coarse.html

19. Seagreens.com (2013). Contaminant Free. Retrieved April 18, 2013 from: https://www.seagreens.com/Products/ContaminantFree.aspx

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Sesame Seeds

1. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12023, Seeds, sesame seeds, whole, dried. Release 25. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3600?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=&sort=&qlookup=&offset=&format=Full&new=

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Shiitake Powder

1. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 11238, Mushrooms, shiitake, raw. Release 25. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/2973?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=25&sort=&qlookup=shiitake+&offset=&format=Full&new=

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Shiitake Mushroom

2. Jane E Ramberg, Erika D Nelson, and Robert A Sinnott (2010). Immunomodulatory dietary polysaccharides: a systematic review of the literature. Published in Nutrition Journal. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2998446/

3. Enman J, Hodge D, Berglund KA, Rova U (2008). Production of the bioactive compound eritadenine by submerged cultivation of shiitake (Lentinus edodes) mycelia. Published in Journal of agricultural and food chemistry. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18363329

4. Sandeep Rahar, Gaurav Swami, Navneet Nagpal, Manisha A. Nagpal, and Gagan Shah Singh (2011). Preparation, characterization, and biological properties of -glucans. Published in Journal of Advanced Phramaceutical Technology & Research. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3217690/

5. Masashi Mizuno, and Yosuke Nishitani (2013). Immunomodulating compounds in Basidiomycetes. Published in Journal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3652302/

6. Kenji Ina, Takae Kataoka, and Takafumi Ando (2013). The Use of Lentinan for Treating Gastric Cancer. Published in Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3664515/

7. Keith R Martin (2010). Both common and specialty mushrooms inhibit adhesion molecule expression and in vitro binding of monocytes to human aortic endothelial cells in a pro-inflammatory environment. Published in Nutrition Journal. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2916885/

8. Hearst R, Nelson D, McCollum G, Millar BC, Maeda Y, Goldsmith CE, Rooney PJ, Loughrey A, Rao JR, Moore JE (2009). An examination of antibacterial and antifungal properties of constituents of Shiitake (Lentinula edodes) and oyster (Pleurotus ostreatus) mushrooms. Published in Complementary therapies in clinical practice. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19161947

9. Vinicius Pires Rinco, Kristie Aimi Yamamoto, Ngila Maria Pontes Silva Ricardo, Sandra Aguiar Soares, Luzia Doretto Paccola Meirelles, Carlos Nozawa, and Rosa Elisa Carvalho Linhares (2012). Polysaccharide and extracts from Lentinula edodes: structural features and antiviral activity. Published in Virology Journal. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3292946/

10. Bisen PS, Baghel RK, Sanodiya BS, Thakur GS, Prasad GB (2010). Lentinus edodes: a macrofungus with pharmacological activities. Published in Current medicinal chemistry. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20491636

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Spirulina Powder

1. Robert Henrikson (2009). Earth Food Spirulina. How this remarkable blue-green algae can transform your health and our planet. Published by Ronore Enterprises, Inc. Retrieved May 30, 2013 from: https://www.smartmicrofarms.com/PDF.cfm/EarthFoodSpirulina.pdf

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Suma Powder

1. Taylor, Leslie (1996). Suma: Herbal Properties and Actions. Retrieved March 15, 2013 from: https://www.rain-tree.com/suma.htm

2. Flvio R. Mendes (2011). Tonic, fortifier and aphrodisiac: adaptogens in the Brazilian folk medicine. Published by Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia. Retrieved June 6, 2013 from: https://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?pid=S0102-695X2011000400028&script=sci_arttext

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Sunflower Seeds

1. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12036, Seeds, sunflower seed kernels, dried. Release 25. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3606?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=&sort=&qlookup=&offset=&format=Full&new=

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Walnuts

1. USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory (2013). Nutrient data for 12155, Nuts, walnuts, english. Release 25. Retrieved June 7, 2013 from: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/3668?fg=&man=&lfacet=&count=&max=25&sort=&qlookup=walnuts+&offset=&format=Full&new=

2. The World's Healthiest Foods (2013). Walnuts. Retrieved February 17, 2013 from: https://whfoods.org/genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=99

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Wheatgrass Powder

1. Satyavati Rana, Jaspreet Kaur Kamboj, and Vandana Gandhi (2011). Living life the natural way - Wheatgrass and Health. Published by The Journal of Functional Foods in Health and Disease. Retrieved February 17, 2013 from: https://functionalfoodscenter.net/files/49461571.pdf

2. Sethi J, Yadav M, Dahiya K, Sood S, Singh V, Bhattacharya SB (May 2010). Antioxidant effect of Triticum aestivium (wheat grass) in high-fat diet-induced oxidative stress in rabbits. Published in Methods and findings in experimental and clinical pharmacology. Retrieved July 12, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20508870

3. Arya P, Kumar M (2011). Chemoprevention by Triticum Aestivum of mouse skin carcinogenesis induced by DMBA and croton oil - association with oxidative status. Published by Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention. Retrieved July 12, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21517247

4. Bar-Sela G, Tsalic M, Fried G, Goldberg H (2007). Wheat grass juice may improve hematological toxicity related to chemotherapy in breast cancer patients: a pilot study. Published in Nutrition and cancer. Retrieved July 12, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17571966

5. Fei Ke, Praveen Kumar Yadav, and Liu Zhan Ju (2012). Herbal Medicine in the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis. Published in The Saudi Journal of Gastroenterology. Retrieved July 12, 2013 from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3271691/

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