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THORNE L-Glutamine

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L-Glutamine L-glutamine is the most prevalent amino acid in the bloodstream. It is found in high concentration in skeletal muscle and lung, liver, brain, and gastrointestinal tissues. It is also the primary fuel for the cells lining the small intestine. It promotes gastrointestinal and immune health, supports a healthy nervous system and is also a nutrient that is essential for wound healing.

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Thorne IM-ENCAPS

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this product is no longer available Thorne Research sets the industry standard for research, product formulation, raw material purity, manufacturing, and quality control. In this post we will continue exploring their product range. IM-Encap  [caption id="attachment_2497" align="aligncenter" width="303"] Build-up your immune system with IM-ENCAPS from THORNE[/caption] A unique combination of glandulars, nutrients, and botanicals for natural immune system support.It is a comprehensive immune support product with vitamins, minerals, and herbs with immune-supportive properties. It promotes the body's natural resistance to pathogens.

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Thorne Research....Pure Ingredients, Trusted Results

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It came to my attention recently that a few members of the Thompson Chemists family didn't quite know what made the Thorne Research line of vitamins so unique.  Then it dawned on me that if they don't know, most of our customers or potential customers might be in a similar situation. Therefore came the idea for a mini educational blog post! The hope is to break it down as simple as possible so that everyone can understand  the significance of this line. Firstly, every Thorne product is in pure, completely hypoallergenic form, and without the common additives, flowing agents, and...

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MERIVA SR

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[caption id="attachment_1755" align="alignleft" width="176" caption="Curcumin Phytosome (root) Curcuma longa extract/ Phosphatidylcholine complex) ......250 mg."][/caption] Meriva-SR is a unique, patented time-release product available exclusively from Thorne Research. It's main ingredient is the potent curcumin -- the orange pigment in turmeric, or better known as the primary ingredient in curry. It is a potent antioxidant that offers numerous health benefits, including supporting joint health and cardiovascular function and helping to maintain the body's normal inflammatory response. Meriva’s Curcumin Phytosome is a unique curcumin extract that is significantly better absorbed than other curcumin extracts. Phytosomes are plant extracts bound to phosphatidylcholine (PC), an...

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Vitamin D and Your Immunity

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Most of us are familiar with Vitamin D from our milk cartons, the message is that Vitamin D is essential for calcium absorption in our bodies so that our bones can grow when we’re kids and to help us stand strong as adults. This ancient fat-soluble substance is not a vitamin in it’s traditional sense, but a secosteroid ( a steroid with a broken link ). It is then converted to a prohormone that is vital in multiple biological processes including being a potent immune system modulator. Our bodies receive Vitamin D in three different ways, food intake, skin synthesis...

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