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Nutricost 5-HTP 5-Hydroxytryptophan -- 100 mg - 240 Capsules

Nutricost 5-HTP 5-Hydroxytryptophan
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Nutricost 5-HTP 5-Hydroxytryptophan -- 100 mg - 240 Capsules

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Nutricost 5-HTP 5-Hydroxytryptophan Description

  • 5-HTP is a Precursor to Serotonin
  • Non-GMO & Gluten-Free
  • Made in a GMP Compliant and FDA Registered Facility
  • Third Party Tested

5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan) is a compound that is produced internally within the body from tryptophan, which is an amino acid. Many people find that they need more 5-HTP in their diet. Try supplementing with Nutricost 5-HTP capsules today and see what it can do for you!


• Potent & High Quality

• Made in a GMP Compliant Facility

• Easy To Take Capsules


Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule daily with 8-12 oz of water or as directed by your healthcare professional.

Free Of
Gluten and GMOs.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings per Container: 240
Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
5-HTP (5-Hydroxytryptophan)100 mg*
*Daily value not established.
Other Ingredients: Rice flour, hypromellose (cellulose capsule).

For healthy individuals 18 years and older. Consult a healthcare professional prior to use if you are pregnant or nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition.

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How to Deal With Grief: 6 Tips to Help You Grapple With Loss

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Did you know that losing a loved one is among the most significant and stressful life events that you will ever experience? Humans have always struggled with the reality, and the finality, of death, making it a primary source of grief. Regardless of the cause, however, the way you respond to deep sorrow can make all the difference in your well-being, both in the short and long term. The medical community tends to classify grief into two types: acute and persistent. Most people experience acute grief, which occurs in the first six to 12 months after a loss. Persistent grief, on the other hand, is defined as lasting longer than 12 months. You may also be familiar with the widely accepted 5-stage grief model, which suggests that most of us follow a certain progression in the face of loss:
  • Denial
  • Anger
  • Bargaining
  • Depression
  • Acceptance
Nonetheless, there is no “one-size-fits-all” recovery map for grief, which is why we each must personalize our coping mechanisms for best results. Doing so helps us avoid negative consequences, or “symptoms of grief,” which may include mood swings, sleep issues, changes in appetite, difficulty concentrating, forgetfulness, feeling overwhelmed and bone-deep fatigue. Your ability to grapple with traumatic loss may also vary depending on your state of physical, mental and emotional health, which tends to be reflected in how you support yourself along the way. When you’re wondering how to deal with grief, these ideas can help.

An Older Woman Lovingly Holds a Framed Picture and Gazes Out a Window, Representing How to Deal With Grief.

How to Deal With Grief: 6 Helpful Tips

1. Honor Your Feelings

It has been said that “It is never too late to have a happy childhood.” This idea refers to intentional healing, which is a key element in positive self-care. For example, if you were told to “stop crying” as a kid, you can now circle back to your “inner child” with a new message, conveying to yourself that expressing your sadness through tears is a healthy human response. You are entitled to your feelings! Again, acknowledging the full spectrum of your emotions helps protect you from the consequences of unprocessed grief. Conscious self-care is ideally ongoing, as it is common to experience follow-up ripples of grief long after the original loss.

2. Cultivate emotional awareness

According to Psychology Today, mental threats are processed in a similar manner in the brain as physical pain, as they share overlapping neurological circuitry. That helps explain why people expend so much energy to avoid emotional pain. One aspect of emotional awareness is the ability to pace yourself to avoid being overwhelmed by grief. Researchers refer to this process as “pendulation,” in which you allow yourself to experience a level of emotion you can tolerate, pull back and re-engage when you are ready. As Emma McAdam, LMFT describes it, pendulation is when you “lean into the emotions; you let yourself swing in and feel them—and then you can swing out too, to ground yourself, take a break and rest. The idea is to face your pain in regular, tiny doses with as much support and resources as possible.” Pendulation is an important component of emotional awareness as it allows you to consciously modulate your “feeling and healing” process.

3. Nourish yourself at the cellular level

Holistic self-care is especially important during trauma of any kind. Nourishing your mind, body and emotions from the inside out can help you feel better in the short term while also promoting long-term healing. Consider these healthy ideas:

4. Keep a grief journal

Maintaining a daily journal during times of grief gives a strong internal voice to your feelings. Clarifying your thoughts and exploring emotions through writing can bring great relief, whatever format you choose: a poem, a quote, a story, song lyrics or even just bullet points. By documenting your experience with loss, you may also glean valuable insights about yourself as well as the one who passed away. Research from Harvard Medical School suggests that while avoiding your feelings can increase muscle tension and elevate blood pressure and heart rate, expressing your emotions through writing supports healthy immune function, mood and general well-being.

5. Practice affirmations

Affirmations are simply declarations that bring clarity to the present moment. They can be instrumental in processing grief and loss by helping you address difficult emotions with intentionally positive phrasing. For instance:
  • I allow myself to fully experience my sorrow.
  • I have the courage to feel my emotions.
  • The way out is the way through.
  • I take comfort in the memories of my loved one.
  • I take beautiful care of my mind, body and emotions.
  • I manage stress and anxiety in nourishing ways (journaling, playing guitar, breath work, yoga, hiking in nature, etc.)
  • I find gifts in grief, such as greater compassion and empathy towards others.

6. Explore grief rituals

In times of grief, rituals can provide a type of gentle structure, helping us manage the trauma of loss through adaptive coping, which refers to our ability to navigate stressful conditions and associated emotional distress. Check out these ritual ideas:
  • Designate a special place where you can contemplate your feelings and celebrate the one you lost. Set the mood with aromatic candles, uplifting flower essences and soothing lavender incense.
  • Craft a memory book that includes pictures, mementos, stories, children’s art and other emotional keepsakes.
  • If you feel artistic, create a song, poem, drawing, painting, melody or other project acknowledging the one you loved and lost.
  • Plant a “Memory Garden,” including flowers and other botanicals that were special to your loved one. Try small potted plants if you have limited outdoor space.
  • Make a short eulogy film about the one you lost, perhaps set in the historical context in which he or she lived. This is a powerful way to encapsulate a person’s experiences and accomplishments to share with future generations.
  • Create a “release ceremony” to illustrate the beauty of letting go with grace. You might release flowers onto the water, butterflies or birds into the air, or wildflower seeds over soil.
  • If you have a favorite tree, turn it into a natural “shrine” where you can feel spiritually connected to your loved one in a beautiful, natural setting.
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