Zinc in the Treatment of Infertility


Zinc is the most widely investigated nutrient in terms of fertility for both men and women. Zinc contributes to ovulation and fertility in women and semen and testosterone production in men. A lack of zinc is associated with sperm abnormalities. Therefore when trying to conceive may help to maintain sperm count volume and keeping sperm […]

Are Zinc Effective in Treating Acne?


Zinc is a mineral that is necessary for growth and development at all stages of life.  Symptoms of zinc deficiency include loss of appetite, growth retardation, hair loss, impaired wound healing, diarrhea, delayed sexual maturation, impotence, hypogonadism in males, eye and skin lesions. Zinc helps heal the skin and plays an important role in preventing […]

Aloe Vera Boosts Immune Function


Aloe vera belongs to the Liliaceae family. Aloe is a large group of different succulent plants consisting of more than 400 different varietys of Aloe. The leaves of the species Aloe barbadensis Miller (Aloe vera) are most often used for production of Aloe ingredients in addition to supplements and herbal remedies. Researches show that polysaccharides […]

Aloe Vera Relieves Inflammation


Aloe vera reduces inflammation. Various researches have showed that aloe vera consists of Lupeol or phyto-steroids, Campesterol and B-Sitosterol. These substances work in the similar manner as conventional steroids. Aloe contains small levels of salicylic acid and salicylates. Aloe Vera and Anti-inflammatory Effects The anti-inflammatory effect of aloe vera has been revealed by a number […]

Aloe Vera Could Help Treat Digestive Problems


Aloe vera (Aloe Barbadensis Miller) is a widely cultivated cactus-like plant that is a member of the lily family. Aloe vera is known to soothe and cleanse the digestive tract and help develop digestion. Aloe Vera Digestive Benefits Aloe vera is known worldwide for its digestive effects. Specific components in aloe vera have a anti […]