Category Archives: Vitamins, Minerals, and Nutrition

5 Tips For Establishing a Healthy Nutritional Profile

By Kulani Mahikoa Executive Vice PresidentKirkman Group, Inc.   If you are a typical Kirkman® customer with special dietary requirements and sensitivities, you may be more prone to nutritional deficiencies than other folks.    Food allergies, for example, may keep … Continue reading

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5-MTHF – Why It’s Taking the Place of Folic Acid in Some of Kirkman’s Products

 Kirkman® has been adding 5-MTHF (5-methyltetrahydrofolate) as the vitamin B-9 alternative to folic acid in its products. The latest addition is in our popular children’s multi-vitamin and mineral formula, Children’s Multi-Vitamin/Mineral w/5-MTHF- Hypoallergenic(#0464-120).   Research indicates that 5-MTHF may work better … Continue reading

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Don’t Overlook These 5 Great Supplements!

At Kirkman® we just completed our annual review of the products we sell. This happens at a meeting, usually lasting several days, at which our management discusses each, individual product that we manufacture and/or market. Kirkman® offers more than 350 … Continue reading

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A Vitamin Primer — Important Things You Should Know About Vitamins

By Kulani Mahikoa Executive Vice President, Marketing Kirkman Group, Inc.   The first thing to know is that vitamins (along with minerals and amino acids) are considered “essential” nutrients, that is – you need them.  So whether you get your … Continue reading

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We Need The B Vitamins — Why Not Choose An Organic B-Complex?

If there’s a choice between organic and non-organic – organic is no doubt, the better choice.  Kirkman® now offers an organic choice in a vitamin B-complex blend with Kirkman’s Organic Vitamin B-Complex (#0540-090). This product has higher potencies of vitamin B than most other … Continue reading

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How Nutritional Supplements Can Help with the Stress of the Holidays

Most people probably don’t need to read a biometric study to know that the holidays can be stressful, but such a study has been performed. The findings: shopping can be as stressful as running a marathon, with shoppers’ heart rates … Continue reading

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Kirkman® Introduces 5-HTP

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) is a gentle, sleep support supplement made from all natural ingredients.  Kirkman’s 5-HTP is derived from the seeds of the African plant, Griffonia simplicifolia and includes added vitamin B-6, which is necessary for 5-HTP to be converted to serotonin. In many studies, 5-HTP has been … Continue reading

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