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Why is Prop 65 on My Supplement Label?

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Have you ever seen a product with a label that says, “This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm?” Sounds ominous. Yet this warning has become ubiquitous in many markets, and the world of supplements is not immune.

You may have even seen this warning on some of our products here at Seeking Health. Instead of downplaying why some of our products have these labels, we wanted to delve into the history of Prop 65 as well as explain why these warnings exist.

Our primary focus at Seeking Health is education and helping you to optimize your nutrition via targeted supplementation. We also focus extensively on quality and transparency. We want you to understand the safety standards and testing that all of our products go through.

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Should You Test Your Genes?

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Genetic home testing has become wildly popular in recent years. In the past, the only genetic testing offered was through healthcare providers when there was an increased family risk of a particular health issue. Take breast cancer for example. Testing for the BRCA mutation status, doctors can identify risk factors that give more information to act.

In recent years, anyone can have access to their genetic information from the comfort of home. Simply fill a tube with saliva and wait for the results!

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Back to School Supplements

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For many, the start of the school year is a return to routine and normalcy. This year, however, many of us are being forced to redefine our definitions of “normal”. Many schools are transitioning fully to online education, or limited classroom sizes to enforce social distancing requirements. Despite the uncertainty of these new scholastic environments, one thing is certain: back to school is also a time where stress levels can increase, flu season begins, and the need to support your immune system should be made a top priority.

The good news is that you can support your body nutritionally to handle anything you’re going through. These top seven categories of supplemental support can not only keep your body on track but promote ongoing good health.*

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Seeking Health’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

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It’s the time of year where gift-giving and gift-buying can get overwhelming and insane. Cut the stress and think outside the typical retail box of plastic by giving the gift of investing in wellness.

Instead of opting for gifts that might be used one minute and tossed aside the next, the items on this list are long-lasting and invest in the well-being of the ones you love.

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6 Health Benefits of Glutathione

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Do you want to support healthy aging, energy levels, and normal toxin elimination?

Glutathione is the body’s most important antioxidant, supporting all of these things and more. It is commonly referred to as the “mother of all antioxidants.”

It’s a molecule that is made up of the amino acids cysteine, glycine, and glutamic acid, and is crucial for cellular detoxification, liver health, heavy metal transportation out of our cells, protection from oxidative damage, and much more!*

Antioxidants are needed in the body to protect cell integrity and to fight free radical and oxidative damage. But glutathione has many other benefits, too. Keep reading to learn more about this fascinating nutrient and how it can be used to promote wellness.

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