Megadose of Vitamin A Lowers Vitamin E in Colostrum

Written by Jessica Patella, ND. Participating mothers, who received 200,000 IU injections of Vitamin A just 24 hours postpartum, had a significant 134 % Vitamin A increase in colostrum and a 16.4 % decrease in Vitamin E. Researchers suggested that Vitamin E be added to the Vitamin A injections to compensate for this decrease.

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Eye Disorders – Informed Opinion

Written by Gene Bruno, MS, MHS. Various eye disorders including conjunctivitis, macular degeneration, and night blindness can be helped with nutrients including vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin E, selenium, beta carotene, riboflavin, zinc, bilberry, lutein, and zeaxanthin, gingko biloba, and taurine. (more…)