Dr. Purser explains the benefits of healthy zinc blood levels, and the struggles that may arise due to lack of zinc. Learn why zinc is critical for functionality in your thyroid gland, thyroid receptors, and insulin receptors.
Learn how zinc deficiencies may cause symptoms of diabetes or hypothyroidism. Discover zinc's relationship to the body's ability to manufacture testosterone (in both men and women). Learn about the relationship of low zinc levels and osteoporosis. Learn how zinc protects you from metal toxicity, particularly copper toxicity.
Subjects discussed are: zinc, thyroid gland, thyroid receptors, insulin receptors, diabetes, hypothyroidism, testosterone, osteoporosis, hard bones, copper, metal toxicity, energy, digestion, sugars, diet, supplement, and zinc picolinate.