Zinc. Properties

Function in the body

1) It is a constituent of a large number of metallo-enzymes.
2) Growth Regulator and appetites.
3) spoke on the immune system.
4) improves healing of wounds.
5) Related to the action of insulin.

Indications of zinc
1) Diseases where this increased excretion of zinc: pancreatitis, diabetes.
2) Indicated in areas of high perspiration.
3) For adolescents and pregnancy.
4) athletes as they are often deficient in their diet.

Sources of zinc: Fungi, yeast, oat bran, wheat germ, peas, nuts, beans, sesame.

For more general information about the trace elements and their functions see: Trace Elements: Properties

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