Dietary supplements

Chaga – the power of nature!

Chaga – the power of nature!

The immunity system is our natural barrier against infections and microorganisms. Inonotus obliquus – known as Chaga – has long been used in traditional medicine as one of the strongest immunomodulating substances. In this article, we will explain its benefits for the body and the additional properties of this interesting […]

Curcumin – natural anti-inflammation drug

Curcumin – natural anti-inflammation drug

Curcumin – infoHow to take curcumin? Curcumin – info Regular use of curcumin reduces inflammation and blood sugar levels. Researchers studied 117 people diagnosed with Metabolic Syndrome to test the effects of curcumin on inflammation. Some participants took 1 gram of crushed curcumin daily, while the other part received placebo […]

Best Vitamin C sources

Best Vitamin C sources

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) is an ever hot topic that is constantly up due to frequent news of more and more potential health properties. Many people pay attention to providing it in sufficient amounts both with food and with supplements. While supplying vitamin C with supplements makes it easy to […]

Zinc-rich foods – what food is rich in zinc?

Zinc-rich foods – what food is rich in zinc?

Zinc is an element involved in many metabolical processes. As a component of enzymes, it participates in the metabolism of fats, carbohydrates and proteins. Also, it affects the proper functioning of the immune system, so it strengthens immunity and prevents the development of various infections. Zinc is also known to […]

Berberine – a new weapon in the fight with excessive weight

Berberine – a new weapon in the fight with excessive weight

Proper functioning of glucose metabolism in our organism is dependent mainly on the effective activity of insulin, which is influenced by such aspects as obesity, diet, drugs and lifestyle we lead. In supplementation there appeared a new weapon in the fight with insulin-resistance, the development of which leads to diabetes […]

Why magnesium is so important in daily supplementation?

Why magnesium is so important in daily supplementation?

Magnesium is the second most common micronutrient in human cells. It helps regulate the activity of over 300 enzymes and plays a role in various processes taking place in the body, including metabolism, fatty acid  and protein synthesis; muscle control, electrical impulses, energy production and elimination of toxins. Lyme diseaseMagnesium […]

Magnesium deficiency? Testosterone deficiency!

Magnesium deficiency? Testosterone deficiency!

Magnesium supplementation is inherent part of sportsmen diet. It fulfill over 300 functions inside our organism! That’s why its necessary to maintain proper health and metabolic homeostasis of our body. In addition proper magnesium level is conditional for appropriate condition of muscles, bones and joints! It is suspected, that it […]

Do you need Magnesium?

Do you need Magnesium?

Magnesium plays a role in many biochemical reactions in the body, many of which are directly related to muscle function and protein synthesis. Yes, most people don’t get anywhere near enough magnesium, and the problem is amplified in hard training athletes and muscle heads. To make matters worse, magnesium is slowly […]

Magnesium – sources in the diet

Magnesium – sources in the diet

Magnesium is one of those minerals that become the biggest problem when it comes to providing it with natural food. According to research, around 85% of people in Poland have significant shortages of magnesium. These deficiencies are often associated not only with worse disposition at work, school or training, but […]

And once again about magnesium!

And once again about magnesium!

Magnesium improves the work of grey matter in the brain and helps prevent heart disease. Magnesium deficiency gives symptoms that are not very specific and that’s why many of us are not aware of it. Everything upset you, you sleep badly and sometimes you get cramps? Or maybe you complain […]

Iodine – a marine element

Iodine – a marine element

Iodine is certainly associated with the sea, and not without reason. It is there, in the coastal regions, where we can find the most of it. Iodine is a constituent of air, water, soil, and living organisms, it belongs to microelements and its presence in our body is very important […]

Berberine: A natural antidepressant

Berberine: A natural antidepressant

Berberine, as we can hear in its name, is the main active ingredient of ornamental and medicinal berberis. The berberine is rich in the roots and bark of this plant, and because it is an alkaloid with antibiotic properties, it has long been used to treat these two herbal raw […]

Glutamine – what it is, properties, effects,

Glutamine – what it is, properties, effects,

Glutamine is one of the so-called conditionally essential amino acids. Its supplementation is recommended during intensive workout load because its loss from muscles can be too high during this time, which will result in a negative effect on the functioning of the body. Glutamine supplementation accelerates regeneration and has an […]

Indian nettle – properties, action, reviews

Indian nettle – properties, action, reviews

Indian nettle – propertiesThe Indian nettle – benefitsIndian nettle – contraindicationsIndian nettle – reviewsSummary Indian nettle – properties The positive properties of the biologically active substances contained in this remarkable plant were already appreciated in ancient Indian medicine (Ayurveda). It was used as a way of alleviating many ailments, but […]

Dandelion

Dandelion

Dandelion is a very common plant in nature. It can grow the lawn, in the meadow, on pastures. However, few people know that this plant has enormous healing power! Structure of a dandelionDandelion – compositionHealing effects of a dandelion Structure of a dandelion The way the dandelion is spread is […]

The healing power of nettle

The healing power of nettle

Many people consider nettle as a common weed. Meanwhile, it is one of the most valued herbs in many cultures. It contains many valuable vitamins, microelements and mineral salts – its healing properties are highly appreciated by experts and are confirmed by clinical trials. Nettle herb strengthens and cleanses the […]

Vegetarian tips

Vegetarian tips

Vegetarianism is not only a diet that eliminates meat, but it is also a healthy lifestyle, which is based on a specific philosophy, morality and views on nutrition. A vegetarian diet is healthy as long as you know how to compose your menu correctly. Here are 12 tips for those […]

Beet juice – nutritional properties

Beet juice – nutritional properties

Red beet juice has numerous properties and nutritional values, so it is absolutely worth drinking regularly. Beetroot juice is a proven way to make losing weight easier. It will also help with anaemia and relieve hangover symptoms. What can we find in beet juice? What are the contraindications to its […]

Pandan – properties

Pandan – properties

Pandan is a plant whose leaves have been used in Asian cuisine for years. However, thanks to its healing and nourishing properties, Pandan has also found application in medicine and cosmetics. Pandan leaves are used in Far Eastern medicine, including as a remedy for premature ejaculation. In turn, pandanus fruit […]

Herbs for cough

Herbs for cough

When we hear a person coughing next to each other, the first thing that came up to our mind is usually the thought of having a cold. One of his first symptoms is a dry cough. A dry cough is also sometimes described as tiring, suffocating, persistent or larynx. Its […]

Chestnut extract

Chestnut extract

A chestnut tree is a tree of which almost every part is used in medicine and cosmetology. What properties does chestnut extract have? Why are chestnut-based varicose veins and ointments so popular? Chestnut originChestnut tree strengthens blood vesselsChestnut has an anticoagulant effectA chestnut tree for swellingChestnut extract as medicine for […]