Diets of certain people are deficient in essential vitamins and minerals. Multivitamins are nutritional supplements for those people whose diet may be deficient in certain vitamins and minerals. One may need a supplement if he/she… Read More »

Anti oxidants are the agents that inhibit oxidation and thus prevent rancidity of oils or fats or the deterioration of other materials through oxidative processes. Antioxidants help prevent oxidation, may help increase immune function and… Read More »

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Papayas are native to Central America. There are two varieties of papayas, the Hawaiian papaya is the most common variety and may weigh one pound each, and the less common Mexican Papaya which can weigh… Read More »

Benefits of Enzymes

Enzymes are catalysts. Most are proteins. (A few ribonucleoprotein enzymes have been discovered and, for some of these, the catalytic activity is in the RNA part rather than the protein part. Link to discussion of… Read More »Benefits of Enzymes

Dopamine is a chemical naturally produced in the body. In the brain, dopamine functions as a neurotransmitter, activating dopamine receptors. Dopamine is also a neurohormone released by the hypothalamus. Its main function as a hormone… Read More »

Bee pollen” is actually pollen from flowers that is collected from bees as they enter the hive or is harvested by other means. Pollen granules stick to the bees’ legs and other body parts as… Read More »

Apples have a rounded shape with a depression at the top where the stem is attached. Some apples are almost perfectly round, while others are more rounded at the top and narrower at the bottom. … Read More »

Vitamins can be defined as potent a organic compound which is fond in variable and minutes quantity, and must be supplied to the living organisms from external sources for performance of specific physiological functions, vital… Read More »

It is synthesized in the body and non-essential. The aspartic acid may be synthesized in the body by the process of transamination with the glutamic acid and oxaloacetic acid. It helps in the formation of… Read More »