Supplements for Specific Conditions
Certain ailments and health conditions may benefit from vitamins, minerals, herbs and other dietary supplements. Natural therapies may not cure or prevent disease altogether, but they can impact the severity of symptoms and the duration of the illness. Always seek medical advice for serious health issues, but consider the following natural approaches for the following conditions.
The Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDA) and Dietary Reference Intakes (DRI) have been set for an average healthy adult consuming about 2000 calories per day. That doesn't describe all of us. Many people have special needs due to factors such as age, gender, health conditions or lifestyle choices.
This section outlines some vitamins, minerals, herbs and other dietary supplements people with special needs should factor into their diet or supplement regimen in an effort to achieve optimal health.