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  • Karen Felicidario
    Brendan Brazier....Ahhhhhhhhhh. he is my hero! I use Vega for my shakes. Great product! Karen ... cheapest ... recommended ... does ... pharmacology. ...
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      Brendan Brazier....Ahhhhhhhhhh.  he is my hero!  I use Vega for my shakes.  Great product!
      Karen

      On Jun 9, 2011 5:48 PM, "Deborah Sexton" <dsexton@...> wrote:
      > Claude and anyone else who cares. Below I am pasting in all the
      > recommendations I got. I posted this to three lists so not all the
      > suggestions came from one list.
      >
      > I was very happy that I got a decent list to start reseraching for cheaper
      > sources for the supplements so thanks very much to all who responded. (I
      > didn't attribute the source of each post.)
      >
      > Supplements
      >
      > I've had really good success with The Vitamin Shoppe (often better deals
      > than in the stores) and All-Star Health.
      >
      > I go to yahoo/shopping/health and start searching. The low bidders are not
      > always the same from month to month, but I find that their differences are
      > outweighed by shipping costs. It takes a lot of extra work but the cheapest
      > is often to get everything from one site to minimize shipping, sometimes
      > free for big bucks orders. I have used AllStarHealth frequently.
      >
      > They're both geared more towards body builders but they have a good
      > selection of all types of supplements and they're some of the cheapest
      > prices I found from my weightlifting days.
      >
      > http://www.tfsupplements.com/
      > and
      > http://www.bodybuilding.com/store/
      >
      > Life Extension
      >
      > http://www.healthaliciousness.com/articles/zinc.php
      >
      > I use vitacost and they are very reasonable.
      >
      > Vitacost.com
      >
      > My Doctor told me to take Zinc and some other things too and he recommended
      > Swanson Vitamins (swansonvitamins.com) - He uses Swanson himself and so does
      > his brother and one is a cancer doctor and surgeon and the other is an age
      > mgmt type doctor that does HRT. I started buying them from swanson 4-5 yrs
      > ago based on his recommendation. They are real cheap and high
      > quality/trustworthy accordint to my doc who also has a phD in pharmacology.
      >
      > so you may want to check them out - at least look at their prices. I was
      > astonished..... really - lower than wal-mart .......
      >
      >
      > I recommend this product. Contains 100% of your zinc. This product was
      > developed by a professional triathlete Brendan Brazier. He also has a book
      > (Thrive) as well as other training tips. Also post race products.
      >
      > http://www.amazon.com/Vega-Complete-Whole-Health-Optimizer/dp/B001HBN5LM
      >
      > http://www.amazon.com/Thrive-Nutrition-Optimal-Performance-Sports/dp/0738212
      > 547/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1307656905&sr=1-2
      >
      > You can get these products at Sprouts at any of their locations. If you
      > catch a sale, you can get a really good price. Cheaper than on line.
      >
      >
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Claude Sinclair [mailto:clsinclair@...]
      > Sent: Thursday, June 09, 2011 4:32 PM
      > To: Lori_Jandreau@...; dsexton@...;
      > nttremail@yahoogroups.com; h_t_rex@yahoogroups.com;
      > ultra@...
      > Subject: RE: Web sites that sell supplements
      >
      > Each time I click on this subject I find something that has nothing to do
      > with the subject. I thought that it was suppose to be web sites that sell
      > supplements. If others feel the need to morph from the subject matter then
      > I strongly suggest starting a new subject. Sorry for being mean but there's
      > no reference in these post to web sites that sells supplements. Flame away,
      > cause I really don't care.
      >
      > Claude Sinclair
      > RD
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: owner-ultra@...
      > [mailto:owner-ultra@...] On Behalf Of
      > Lori_Jandreau@...
      > Sent: Thursday, June 09, 2011 11:22 AM
      > To: dsexton@...; nttremail@yahoogroups.com;
      > h_t_rex@yahoogroups.com; ultra@...
      > Subject: RE: Web sites that sell supplements
      >
      > You paid $400 for supplements that you didn't know what they were?
      >
      > If you have 10 pounds to lose, and those 10 pounds would put you at an
      > ideal, leaner body... Then chances are you aren't consuming enough calories
      > or carbohydrates for your body to stimulate metabolism and promote weight
      > loss. People truly working out intensely and training for
      > 6 days a week need a higher demand than you are likely getting from the
      > paleo's restrictive ways.
      >
      > Eat more (more healthy foods) and the weight will come off. Spend your $400
      > on healthy, quality ingredients and leave the supplements on the shelf.
      >
      > Lori Jandreau RD LD
      >
      > "EVERY EXCUSE IS A CHANCE TO FAIL"
      >
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: owner-ultra@...
      > [mailto:owner-ultra@...] On Behalf Of Deborah Sexton
      > Sent: Thursday, June 09, 2011 11:18 AM
      > To: NTTR; Houston Trail Runners; Ultra list
      > Subject: Web sites that sell supplements
      >
      > Hi
      >
      > I went to a diet doctor to help me with a very stubborn 10 pounds that I
      > have not been able to lose despite following the Paleo diet (lean protein
      > and veggies) and working out six days a week.
      >
      > I'm still getting more blood work done but he did a test in the office and I
      > was really low in zinc.
      >
      > At his office I bought a bunch of supplements that he recommended I start
      > taking for 3-4 months into I get my metaboilsm back into balance.
      >
      > They are: zinc, magnesium malate chelate, a OmegAvail Synergy with Lipase
      > (fish oil), Probiotic Synergy (no idea what this actually is). The brand was
      > Designs for Health. I'm open to buying another brand but I'm listing that
      > for comparison. I'm not familiar with it.
      >
      > I got one month's worth and it cost around $400! So I want to reserach some
      > possibly cheaper sources for these, possiby buy three months worth and save
      > that way or something. Maybe this is what they cost, I don't know.
      >
      > So I'm looking for recommendations of good Web sites that sell supplements,
      > if you use a site you like, please let me know.
      >
      > Deborah
      >
      >
      >
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