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by Nutrients
Jan 14, 2010 10:00 am
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Nutrients project feedback and suggestions
Replies: 14
Views: 10280

Re: Nutrients project feedback and suggestions

There was a problem with the server but we have moved to a more powerful server and we are also changing the project right now.
It will be more user friendly and search engine friendly as well. :)
by Nutrients
Feb 25, 2007 2:22 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Chloride
Replies: 0
Views: 4810

Chloride

Chloride The element chlorine itself is a poisonous gas that is soluble in water; in nature and in our body, it exists primarily as the chloride anion, the negatively charged ion that joins with cations such as sodium to make salt (sodium chloride) and with hydrogen to make stomach acid (hydrochlor...
by Nutrients
Feb 25, 2007 1:54 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Selenium
Replies: 2
Views: 7233

Selenium

Selenium What is selenium? Selenium is a trace mineral that is essential to good health but required only in small amounts. Selenium is incorporated into proteins to make selenoproteins, which are important antioxidant enzymes. The antioxidant properties of selenoproteins help prevent cellular dama...
by Nutrients
Feb 15, 2007 12:00 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Phosphorus
Replies: 2
Views: 9450

Phosphorus

Phosphorus Along with the B vitamins, phosphorus is needed to extract energy from food, particularly fats and starches. It is a component of healthy bones, teeth, gums and many other tissues. Phosphorus also helps with kidney functioning and heart regularity. It lessens arthritis pain. But none of ...
by Nutrients
Feb 13, 2007 1:00 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Iodine
Replies: 1
Views: 5121

Iodine

Iodine Occurrence on earth Iodine naturally occurs in the environment chiefly as dissolved iodide in seawater, although it is also found in some minerals and soils. The element may be prepared in an ultrapure form through the reaction of potassium iodide with copper(II) sulfate. There are also a fe...
by Nutrients
Feb 12, 2007 8:15 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Vitamin D
Replies: 13
Views: 11227

Vitamin D

Vitamin D Vitamin D is a fat soluble vitamin that is found in food and can also be made in your body after exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun. Sunshine is a significant source of vitamin D because UV rays from sunlight trigger vitamin D synthesis in the skin. The major biologic function...
by Nutrients
Feb 12, 2007 4:30 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Vitamin A
Replies: 4
Views: 9094

Vitamin A

Vitamin A Vitamin A is an essential human nutrient. It may be found in any of these forms: Retinol , the animal form of vitamin A, is a yellow fat-soluble, antioxidant vitamin with importance in vision and bone growth, it belongs to the family of chemical compounds known as retinoids. Other retinoi...
by Nutrients
Feb 6, 2007 9:37 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Magnesium
Replies: 10
Views: 9064

Magnesium

Magnesium Magnesium is a mineral needed by every cell of your body. About half of your body's magnesium stores are found inside cells of body tissues and organs, and half are combined with calcium and phosphorus in bone. Only one percent of the magnesium in your body is found in blood. Your body wo...
by Nutrients
Feb 6, 2007 8:21 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Vitamin K
Replies: 2
Views: 9487

Vitamin K

Vitamin K Vitamin K is found in nature in two forms - K1, also called phylloquinone, is found in plants and vitamin K2, also called menaquinone, which can be synthesized by many bacteria. Vitamin K3, menadione, is a synthetic form of this vitamin which is manmade. Sources of Vitamin K Vitamin K is ...
by Nutrients
Feb 6, 2007 7:02 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Vitamin C
Replies: 7
Views: 10586

Vitamin C

Vitamin C Vitamin C is a nutrient required in very small amounts to allow a range of essential metabolic reactions in the body. Vitamin C is principally known as a water-soluble anti-oxidant and has been found to prevent scurvy. There's no question that vitamin C plays a role in controlling infecti...
by Nutrients
Feb 4, 2007 1:46 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Vitamin B1, Thiamine
Replies: 2
Views: 16403

Vitamin B1, Thiamine

Vitamin B1, Thiamine What is Thiamine? Vitamin B1, also called thiamine, is one of eight water-soluble B vitamins. All B vitamins help the body to convert carbohydrates into glucose (sugar), which is "burned" to produce energy. These B vitamins, often referred to as B complex vitamins, ar...
by Nutrients
Jan 28, 2007 3:23 am
Forum: Animal Rights Forum
Topic: I made an inspirational fur protest video
Replies: 8
Views: 5763

Scary movie...
by Nutrients
Jan 28, 2007 12:11 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: This is getting old
Replies: 34
Views: 14571

Some people.. and I would say many are just afraid to be different.. to be a personality.. to stay his own believes.

That's what being vegetarian is about.. being proud of who you are and love the ones that aren't you clones.. or even your race.
:roll:
by Nutrients
Jan 28, 2007 12:10 am
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: This is getting old
Replies: 34
Views: 14571

Some people.. and I would say many are just afraid to be different.. to be a personality.. to stay his own believes.
by Nutrients
Jan 27, 2007 10:37 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Calcium
Replies: 12
Views: 10234

Why chocolate brazils and vegetable sushi? :roll:
Actually what is chocolate brazils? :D
by Nutrients
Jan 27, 2007 10:26 pm
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: Why the bible is not a good historical/scientific source
Replies: 31
Views: 10067

I thought it might be interesting :) In the Hebrew Bible, the name of God represents the Jewish conception of the divine nature. The various Jewish names of God represent God, and His divine attributes. The most important name of God is the tetragrammaton (Hebrew:יהוה‎,...
by Nutrients
Jan 27, 2007 9:45 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Calcium
Replies: 12
Views: 10234

I had concussion of the brain once. The cure consists mainly of magnesium injections. So i had studied a lot about magnesium and I remember something about it helping to absorb calcium. Ok I found the link: http://www.mgwater.com/calmagab.shtml Hm I just found on wikipedia, that too much of magnesiu...
by Nutrients
Jan 27, 2007 9:22 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Iron Fe
Replies: 7
Views: 8213

Yes women need more Iron because they lose more blood. And taking supplements isn't always a good idea. I have read a lot on this and the best way is to balance your diet so that you get enough from natural foods. I have just posted the recommended adequate intake. Here it is again Age Iron (mg/day)...
by Nutrients
Jan 27, 2007 8:50 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Iron Fe
Replies: 7
Views: 8213

Iron Fe

Iron, Fe Iron is an essential element for most life on Earth, including human beings. The control of this necessary but potentially toxic substance is an important part of many aspects of human health and disease. Hematologists have been especially interested in the system of iron metabolism becaus...
by Nutrients
Jan 26, 2007 5:06 pm
Forum: Science, Philosophy, Religion
Topic: Albert Einsten on Socialism ...
Replies: 4
Views: 3590

I agree with WarChild regarding corruption.
by Nutrients
Jan 26, 2007 5:02 pm
Forum: Vegan Products Discussion
Topic: Vegan dog food recipe
Replies: 4
Views: 5909

The most important food in the dog's diet is wheat germ. Wheat germ is a "superfood": It provides an extremely large quantity of vitamin E, essential fatty acids, and a large portion of a dog's zinc requirement.
by Nutrients
Jan 26, 2007 4:41 pm
Forum: Vegan Products Discussion
Topic: Vegan dog food recipe
Replies: 4
Views: 5909

Here are some guidelines for feeding vegetarian dogs. source: http://www.vegetariandogs.com/ Vegetables Vegetables are highly digestible by dogs after cooking. Baking is best for nutrient retention; but boiling is fine, if you also use the water in the food. Dogs love most cooked vegetables, but may...
by Nutrients
Jan 18, 2007 3:03 pm
Forum: Vegan Chat
Topic: Help!
Replies: 19
Views: 8023

I don't know.. just ask the waiter if the food is vegan.. ask about ingredients.. The best option is to find vegetarian restaurants.. they should know what vegan means.. Being vegan is not about being strict and such.. it's more about compassion and spreading the idea.. giving an example to others.....
by Nutrients
Jan 15, 2007 4:08 pm
Forum: Vegan Nutrients Forum
Topic: Water
Replies: 9
Views: 8188

Water

Water is essential for all life on Earth , including mammals and mankind. Humans can survive for several weeks without food, but for only a few days without water. A constant supply is needed to replenish the fluids lost through normal physiological activities, such as respiration, sweating and uri...

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