Articles & Research
- Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 2016 states that taking supplements for three months preceding egg collection does have a positive impact on egg quality:
- Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology 2016 - Improvement in Semen parameters after three months of multi-nutrient supplementation:
See here for the Telegraph's take on Food State supplements from 2015. NFC Women's Essentials cost 66p per day so well below their recommended spend!
- Positive Health Online 2010 by Dr Rajendra Sharma (MB BCh LRCP&S (I) MFHom, Medical Director of The Diagnostic Clinic, London) says
Research Papers and Articles on Food State Supplements
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Carr, A. C. and Vissers, M. C. M. (2013). ‘Review Synthetic or Food-Derived Vitamin C—Are They Equally Bioavailable?’, Nutrients, 5, pp. 4284-4304.
Rajendra, S. (2010). ‘Vitamins and Minerals - Discussion on the Benefits of Natural Food State Supplements’, Positive Health, Jul (172), p. 1.
Vinson, J. A. and Bose, P. (1984).The effect of a high chromium yeast in the blood glucose control and blood lipids of normal and diabetic human subjects’, Nutrition Reports International, 30 (4).
Vinson, J. A. and Bose, P. (1987). ‘Comparison of the toxicity of inorganic and natural selenium’, Selenium in Biology and Medicine, Part A, pp. 513-515
Vinson, J. A. and Bose, P. (1988). Comparative bioavailability to humans of ascorbic acid alone or in a citrus extract’, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 48 (3), pp. 601-604.
Vinson, J. A. and Howard III, T. B. (1996). ‘Inhibition of protein glycation and advanced glycation end products by ascorbic acid and other vitamins and nutrients’, Nutritional Biochemistry 7, pp. 659-663.