Micronutrient Health Blog | SpectraCell Laboratories - May 2014

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Zinc, the MINERAL you should know about

The primary role of zinc is to activate almost 200 enzymes with vital roles in cell regulation, immune function, acid/base balance, DNA, RNA, and protein synthesis, lipid metabolism, eicosanoid production, and digestion. Zinc also is a component of insulin (energy metabolism), thymic hormones (immune function) and gustin (taste acuity). Deficiency  Symptoms: Symptoms of zinc deficiency include fatigue, dermatitis, acne, loss of taste, poor wound healing, anorexia, decreased immunity, del... Read More
Posted by Elissa Rodriguez at Tuesday, May 6, 2014