(as Zinc Gluconate)
Zinc (Gluconate) by definition is: a bluish-white, metallic element. It is present in the body mostly in combination with other constituents of the body. Zinc is a naturally occurring mineral. Zinc is important for growth and for the development and health of body tissues. Zinc is essential for healthy skin and hair, proper healing of wounds, successful pregnancies, and male virility. It plays a significant role in guarding against disease and infection. Almost all the enzyme activity in the body requires zinc for their proper functioning. This mineral plays an important role in cellular and immune system development. Zinc is required by the body for numerous actions including genetic formation, the structure and function of cell membranes. Zinc plays a significant role in male potency and sex drive.
BENEFITS OF HAVING ENOUGH ZINC
- Beneficial in the treatment of eczema
- Treatment of numerous prostate problems
DEFICIENCIES OF ZINC MAY LEAD TO
- Cause of anemia
- Retardation in growth
- Delayed genital maturation
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