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Micronutrients

Hormones, Nutrient Digestion, Absorption, And Metabolism
Introductory article - Know Yourself - April 14, 2017
Several hormones are necessary for effective nutrient digestion, absorption and metabolism of the nutrients in the foods and beverages you consume. What are these hormones and what functions do they perform?
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Vitamin C
Indepth article - Eat Well - April 07, 2017
Vitamin C is an essential nutrient required for a variety of important processes within your body. Vitamin C deficiency can result in serious health problems. Learn how to obtain your daily "dose" of vitamin C the healthy way.
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Nutrition, Fertility, Pregnancy, And Health Of Offspring
Study - Know Yourself - March 31, 2017
Nutrition prior to conception for both parents has been identified as a key fertility factor and may influence future health of offspring. Mom’s nutrition status during pregnancy is vital to health pregnancy outcomes.
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Spinach: A Giant Among Dark Green Leafy Vegetables
Introductory article - Eat Well - February 03, 2017
Spinach is probably best known for its relatively high iron content. However, a cup of raw spinach or 1/2 cup of cooked spinach provides you with many other important nutrients and can be prepared in a variety of tasty ways.
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Blueberries: A Nutrient Diverse Snack
Introductory article - Eat Well - November 11, 2016
"Super food" blueberries make a convenient and nutritious snack. These little berries are packed full of an array of macro and micro nutrients.
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