On 3/31/06, Michael L wrote:
> On 3/31/06, Meeko's Mom wrote:
>> Hi. Can someone please tell me where I can find Vitamin S ?
>> I just purchased a pair of Double Yellow Head Amazons. The
>> female is completely plucked. Someone told me to use
>> Vitamin S for her.
> You're not going to find Vitamin S in any food or supplement
> because it isn't a real vitamin.
> It is a slang term for speed-amphetamins or steroids.
> Without going into the VERY complicated explantion...steroids
> are lipids. Lipids are essential for the structure and
> function of all living cells. Lipids, among many plant
> foods, can be found in algae and fungi. Algae and sea weed
> include Spirulina. Spirulina ia a natural supplement that is
> composed of nutritionally valuable microorganisms containing
> vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids, and antioxidants.
> Spirulina are grown in tanks and harvested to be made into
> nutritional supplements and are included in many bird
> supplements and food.
> Bottom line...the closest you'll come to Vitamin "S" that is
> going to be readily available is Spirulina.
> Michael L
One word SPROUTS!