Tag Archives: immune support

Iron: vital to human health

Iron is an essential mineral our bodies need for growth and development. It is the fuel our body uses to make hemoglobin, a red blood cell protein responsible for carrying oxygen from the lungs to all parts of the body, and myoglobin, a protein that provides oxygen to muscles. Additionally, it is crucial in order […]

Organic Mushroom Powder: The Versatile Superfood for Smoothies, Coffee & More

If you’ve been paying attention to the natural health market, you may have noticed a new trend emerging. Mushroom powder is popping up in coffee, powders, capsules and even beauty products. Many are wondering: What is mushroom powder, and why would I want to use it? Mushrooms are a group of superfoods with impressive nutrition […]

COVID-19 on the Brain? Here Are 8 Supplements for a Strong Immune System

COVID-19 on the Brain? Here Are 8 Supplements for a Strong Immune System You’re doing your part to flatten the curve and slow the spread of COVID-19 — swapping happy hours for Google Hangouts with friends, unrolling your yoga mat at home instead of at your favorite studio, and washing your hands all 👏 the […]

Zinc supplementation for the prevention of acute lower respiratory infection in children in developing countries: meta-analysis and meta-regression of randomized trials.

Daniel E Roth, Stephanie A Richard, Robert E Black International Journal of Epidemiology, Volume 39, Issue 3, June 2010, Pages 795–808, https://doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyp391 Published: 15 February 2010 Abstract Background Routine zinc supplementation is a potential intervention for the prevention of acute lower respiratory infection (ALRI) in developing countries. However, discrepant findings from recent randomized trials remain […]

Does Zinc protect you from Covid-19 or boost immune system?

A laboratory study in 2010 showed that zinc inhibited the activity and replication of another coronavirus, SARS-CoV which caused an outbreak in 2002 Theoretically, sucking zinc lozenges during the early stages of COVID-19 may reduce symptom severity and the duration of the illness, but this has not been proven Zinc has been shown to reduce […]