Betaine – what, why and which?

Betaine is an amino acid – it is also known as trimethylglycine (TMG). It is a derivative of glycine, that is the simplest amino acid protein. It is a chemical compound with an organic character and belongs to a huge group of betain – zwitterionic ions, which contain fragments with a positive and negative charge…

VITAMIN B12 – properties, occurrence and dosing of vitamin B12

Vitamin B12 is a compound, the health properties of which are hard to overrate. Vitamin B12 soothes nerves, increases immunity to stress, prevents anemia and improves appetite. Moreover, it may decrease the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease and mental diseases. Check out some other properties of vitamin B12, where it may be found and how…

Folic acid (vitamin B9): properties. What is the role of folic acid?

Folic acid, also called vitamin B9, vitamin B11 or folacin, is essential for each human being and all cells of the organism. Unfortunately almost all people suffer from deficiencies of this vitamin. Lack of folic acid is especially dangerous to pregnant women, as it may cause serious fetus defects.   Folic acid (vitamin B9, vitamin…