Wholefood Zinc is made from hydroponically-grown Brassica
, a cruciferous vegetable similar to broccoli. Each capsule provides 7.5mg of zinc. Zinc has many roles including contributing to normal vision, immune function, cognitive function, fertility and reproduction, maintaining normal testosterone levels and protecting cells from oxidative stress; this means it is an antioxidant.
Zinc is the second most abundant trace mineral in the body, being present in all tissue. Zinc contributes to the maintenance of normal immune system function, the protection of cells from oxidative stress and the maintenance of bones, hair, nails and skin.
- Soil depletion of zinc has reduced the levels available in vegetables, and much zinc is removed from food during processing
- Wholefood Zinc is made from hydroponically-grown Brassica, a cruciferous vegetable similar to broccoli
- This edible species of Brassica is ideal for producing supplements where higher levels of minerals are required than would normally be present in the food we eat
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