Indepth article - Know Yourself - June 01, 2018
Amino acids are essential for human growth and development through protein synthesis and other metabolic activities. Learn more about their structure, synthesis and various functions.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - May 11, 2018
Zinc is a trace mineral present in your body in small amounts, but involved in many important metabolic processes. Zinc is an essential nutrient available in a wide variety of foods.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - April 06, 2018
Choline and several other amines are similar to vitamins, but are not considered “essential” nutrients as your body can synthesize these nutrients. What functions do these non-essential amines have?
Indepth article - Know Yourself - March 30, 2018
Diabetes mellitus occurs when your body cannot effectively metabolize glucose leading to hyperglycemia which can have negative health consequences if not addressed. Exercise and nutrition are key factors in successful interventions.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - March 16, 2018
Pantothenic acid may not be as well-known as other B vitamins, but this vitamin has a very important role in many metabolic reactions essential to life. What does this vitamin do and are you getting enough?