Zinc about it for a moment

What I find crazy is just how much the body depends on such a minute amount of something in order to function. Take zinc for example, a trace nutrient that the body only requires a tiny amount of and yet it’s impact on the body is incredible. I’d really only ever known zinc to boost... Continue Reading →

Fancy a bite of clay?

Iron deficiency is ranked the world’s #1 nutrient deficiency. What does this have to do with eating clay? Keep reading, it will all make sense soon 😉 Why is iron so important? A significant function of iron is growth, most notably required in the early stages of life, from foetal growth through to adolescence. It... Continue Reading →

“The Norm”

Health studies suggest that the body has a set point when it comes to weight. It’s as though it remembers the weight it’s been for a period of time, a state it considers to be “the norm”. In an attempt to lose or gain weight, the body makes every effort to get back to the... Continue Reading →

Is good bacteria really good?

Well if it stops the body from bleeding to death, I’d say most definitely! I’m continuing to be amazed at how important vitamins are for the body. Take vitamin K for example; did you know that without it our blood wouldn’t clot? That’s right, this awesome vitamin is essential in activating several proteins that stop... Continue Reading →

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