Alpha-lipoic Acid

Alpha-lipoic acid – properties Alpha lipoic acid, otherwise known as alpha-lipoic acid (ALA). Humans have the ability to produce lipoic acid. At the beginning of research on luteic acid it was thought that it is a vitamin and should be delivered to the body. Today, alpha lipoic acid finds many applications in medicine, but also…

Endogenous Amino Acids

Endogenous amino acids are part of the proteins necessary for every gymnast. They have a very important meaning in the proper functioning of the human body. What roles do they play? Where to get them from? Check out more about endogenous amino acids in this article. What are endogenous amino acids? Amino acids are monomers…

Vitamin C – lexicon

Greater immunity of the body, anti-cancer effect, improvement of the appearance and condition of the skin … This is only a substitute for the action of ascorbic acid – a popular vitamin C – in the body. What other properties does vitamin C have? In what products will we find it? What are the consequences of deficiency…

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…

Vitamin D3

Vitamin D3 has been described in many publications. In recent years its deficiencies were constantly discussed, which are currently taking the size of epidemy, causing many long-term side-effects. It was concluded that the most effective way of increasing its concentration is supplementation. However, it turns our that this procedure requires proper support. Those who decide…

Wild rice

Rice in the diet of athletes plays a rather important role, because it is one of the most popular nutrients, from which we will provide unprocessed carbohydrates to our diet. However, what kind of rice we eat is important. As it turns out, white, brown, red and also black – they differ from each other….

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…

Homemade isotonic drink

What to drink during training? Yes, ordinary water will be a good choice, but in the case of a lot of effort it is worth reaching for a larger caliber, i.e. an isotonic drink. Today, we’ll show you how it works and how to create it at home with just a few products. Get Ready!…