Thursday, January, 27, 2011

Vitamin E

Health Encyclopedia: Vitamin E

Alternative Names

Deficiency - vitamin E; Tocopherol

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Expert & Community Posts

Vitamin E: It May Help Those With Alzheimer's Live Longer
By Christine Kennard , Health Expert

... People with Alzheimer's disease who take vitamin E live longer. These are the findings of a... Read more »

Vitamin E and the Symptoms of Osteoarthritis
By Grant Cooper , Health Expert

... Does Vitamin E help the symptoms of osteoarthritis?   There...a fair amount of talk and... Read more »

The Latest on Prostate Cancer, Selenium and Vitamin E
By healthgal , Health Expert

...involved testing the use of high doses of selenium, vitamin E and a placebo to see if it... Read more »

Clinical Data Shows Benefits of Vitamin E and Anti-inflammatories for Alzheimer’s
By Carol Bradley Bursack , Health Expert

... An article from Reuters Health titled, " Vitamin E, anti-inflammatories show benefit in... Read more »

Vitamin E for Your Fatty Liver
By David Mendosa , Health Expert tool that may reverse fatty liver disease is vitamin E.  Years ago I had fatty liver... Read more »

Health Guide

Vitamin E
... Alternative Names Deficiency - vitamin E; Tocopherol Food Sources Vitamin E is found in the following foods: Wheat germ Corn Nuts...corn, sunflower, soybean, cottonseed Products... Read more »
Heart disease and vitamin E
... Alternative Names Vitamin E and heart disease; Tocopherol and heart disease Read more »
Vitamin E
... Alternative Names Deficiency - vitamin E; Tocopherol Side Effects In November, 2004, the American Heart Association stated that high amounts... of vitamin E can be harmful. Taking 400 IU... Read more »
Vitamin E
... Definition Vitamin E is a fat-soluble vitamin that acts as an antioxidant. Alternative Names Deficiency - vitamin E;... Tocopherol Function Vitamin E is an antioxidant that protects... Read more »
Vitamin E
... Vitamin E is a fat -soluble vitamin that is essential for good health. It is found in leafy green vegetables,... nuts, and vegetable oils. Myths about vitamin E have flourished since its... Read more »


Sources of Vitamin E

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Related News

Vitamin E in corn, soybean oil may lead to heart disease
January 06, 2010

Biochemists at Ohio State University have found that the type of vitamin E found in corn and soybean oil damages mouse brain cells. The researchers... Read summary »

Vitamin E, selenium no help for prostate cancer
October 28, 2008

The largest trial yet conducted on Vitamin E and selenium has found that the supplements are no help in preventing prostate cancer. The study of more... Read summary »

Study: Vitamin E does not prevent RA
November 23, 2008

An analysis of data from a large women's health study has found that taking vitamin E supplements does not reduce women's risk of developing... Read summary »

Clinical trial: Selenium and Vitamin E in prostate cancer prevention
October 03, 2008

This is a study to determine if selenium and vitamin E--either alone or together--are effective in preventing prostate cancer. This national study is... Read summary »

Vitamin E may prolong Alzheimer's patients' lives
October 03, 2008

According to a new study, Alzheimer's patients who take high doses of vitamin E may live longer than patients who don't. Some studies have shown that... Read summary »