Posted on 213 Comments

Micronutrition Pt 1 – Vitamins and Minerals


This is my first nutrition video on micronutrients. After 5 minutes you should have a broad understanding of what vitamins and minerals ACTUALLY are and why they’re essential to our diet. To find out more about their uses in medicine and health promotion, click on the informative links below!

I’ll be doing a Micronutrition blog post on the website too, so watch out for that!

Instagram:
Subscribe:
Facebook:
Twitter:
Blog: www.thedoctorskitchen.com (in progress)
Gmail: thedoctorskitchen@gmail.com

VITAMINS

Chemical Structures

Vitamin A (retinol, retinal, retinoic acid, carotenes)

Vitamin B1 (thiamin, thiamine)

Vitamin B2 (riboflavin)

Vitamin B3 (niacin)

Vitamin B5 (pantothenic Acid, pantothenate, panthenol)

Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine, pyridoxamine, pyridoxal)

Vitamin B7 (biotin)

Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid, Folate)

Vitamin B12 (cobalamin, cyanocobalamin, hydroxocobalamin)

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)

Vitamin D (calciferol, cholecalciferol, ergocholecalciferol)

Vitamin E (tocopherols, tocotrienols)

Vitamin K (phylloquinones, menaquinones)

MINERALS

Posted on 89 Comments

CAN VITAMIN C BOOST IMMUNITY?? – How to boost immunity naturally.


ROLE OF VITAMIN C IN BOOSTING IMMUNITY

Support Us on Patreon :

– How to boost immunity naturally.
Vitamin C, also called ascorbic acid is an essential micronutrient for humans. one of the most widely consumed dietary supplements in the world. It is a potent anti-oxidant and a co-factor for many enzymes in our body. Vitamin C holds a reputation as an immune system booster. As an antioxidant, vitamin C fights free radicals in the body which helps prevent many cancers and heart disease, and promotes healthy aging.

Posted on Leave a comment

Vitamins: do you need supplements?


Should we be taking vitamin and mineral supplements? There is, unfortunately, no simple answer. Registered dietitian Daphna Steinberg says that for most adults under 50, a balanced diet is the best place to start, rather than the vitamin aisle. Rather than trying to guess what’s best for you, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or registered dietitian to know for sure!

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Live Update

Global Total
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Affected Countries

Total in USA
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Cases Per Million

Asia
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Cases Per Million

North America
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Cases Per Million

South America
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Cases Per Million

Europe
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Cases Per Million

Africa
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Cases Per Million

Oceania
Last update on:
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Cases Today

Deaths Today

Critical

Cases Per Million