zinc

Discussion in 'Self Care and Healthy Lifestyles' started by Sardaukar, Oct 24, 2011.

  1. Sardaukar

    Sardaukar Well-Known Member

    i feel like shit, anyway here is zinc

    function: component of over 200 enzymes in the body,essential for growth, healing,aids bone and teeth formation, assists immune system, antioxidant,assists with ability to cope with stress

    how much: 15 - 20 mg

    best food sources: oysters, ginger,lamb, pecan nuts
     
  2. LightInTheDarkestNight

    LightInTheDarkestNight Well-Known Member

    I've heard taking it for bed is a good idea. Zinc aids in testosterone production so if you're into weight lifting it wouldn't hurt to take it.
     
  3. Sardaukar

    Sardaukar Well-Known Member

    bad skin as well
     
  4. LightInTheDarkestNight

    LightInTheDarkestNight Well-Known Member

    Yes zinc does help your skin. In males during ejaculation zinc is lost as well so supplementation can aid in restoring that.