Tag: vitamin A

Immune System, Part 4: Diet and Supplements – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 494

Immune System, Part 4: Diet and Supplements – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 494

In this episode of the InVite Health Podcast, Amanda Williams, MPH concludes her series on the workings of the immune system. Learn about the important role nutrients such as Vitamin A, Vitamin E and mushroom extract play in your immune defenses.

Immune System, Part 1: The Basics – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 491

Immune System, Part 1: The Basics – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 491

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, immunity has been on everyone’s mind. But how much do you know about the immune system? Learn about the basics of how your body defends itself from pathogens and invaders in this episode of the InVite Health Podcast.

Levothyroxine, a Thyroid Drug, and Its Interactions with Nutrition – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 486

Levothyroxine, a Thyroid Drug, and Its Interactions with Nutrition – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 486

Millions of Americans are on the drug levothyroxine (also known as Synthroid) to help support their thyroid, but did you know this medication can impact your overall nutrition?

Steroid Drugs Deplete These Nutrients, Part 2 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 472

Steroid Drugs Deplete These Nutrients, Part 2 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 472

Did you know that steroid drugs can lower your levels of important nutrients such as Vitamin C, Vitamin D and folate? This can cause havoc in your body by impacting your immune system, energy levels, respiratory health and more.

How to Lower Your Risk of a Cataract, Part 2 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 457

How to Lower Your Risk of a Cataract, Part 2 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 457

There is a variety of important nutrients that have been studied for their ability to help prevent the development of a cataract. This includes lutein, zeaxanthin, Vitamin C and zinc.

Are Pumpkins Healthy? – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 449

Are Pumpkins Healthy? – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 449

With Halloween and Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s likely that you’re starting to enjoy pumpkins. While pumpkin spice lattes and pumpkin pie may not be the healthiest options, pumpkins themselves are rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that help the body work properly.