Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) Contains Zinc

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Our Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) contains zinc and is the most common mineral in the human body.(1*)

Zinc is involved in many biochemical processes and is needed for the body's cognitive functions, prostaglandin production, production of sperm, fetal development, blood clotting, protein synthesis, proper thyroid function, cell membranes' integrity, bone mineralization, RNA and DNA maintenance, wound healing, tissue repair and growth and taste acuity. (2*), (3*), (4*), (5*) This is by no means an exhaustive list and is meant to show you how important this mineral is to your overall health.

Zinc has been linked to lessening the duration of colds although not conclusively.(6*) It is also thought that taking zinc may decrease the length and severity of acne breakouts.(7*)


Sources of Zinc

Beef, Lamb, Sesame Seeds, Pumpkin Seeds, Lentils, Garbanzo Beans, Cashews, Turkey, Shrimp, Quinoa and our Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules.


     Source References
(1) Wikipedia: Zinc
(2) Wikipedia: Zinc Deficiency
(3) WebMD: Zinc
(4) International Zinc Association: Zinc and Health
(5) Oregon State University - Linus Pauling Institute: Zinc
(6)
International Society for Zinc Biology: Biological Actions of Zinc
(7) Office of Dietary Supplements - National Institutes of Health: Zinc