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Micronutrients

"Superfoods": Super Healthy Or Super Costly?
Headline - Eat Well - June 15, 2018
Almost weekly a new "superfood" is announced with a description of its supposed health benefits. Are these "superfoods" really superior to other foods or is it a marketing ploy?
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Multiple Sclerosis, Nutrition And Physical Activity
Study - Eat Well - May 11, 2018
There is no cure for Multiple sclerosis and drugs are not always effective. Many people with MS choose alternative therapies, but the effectiveness of these therapies may be uncertain. What may help and what doesn’t?
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Zinc: A Trace Mineral With Many 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.
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Tomatoes
Introductory article - Eat Well - April 13, 2018
The many tomato cultivars provide us with an array of variously shaped, sized, and coloured fruits which can be consumed in a multitude of ways. Tomatoes are also packed with nutrients which support good health.
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Choline And Non Essential (Vit) Amines
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?
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