Tag: zinc

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 2: The Aging Immune System – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 492

Immune System, Part 2: The Aging Immune System – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 492

As we age, our bodies experience something called immunosenescence, in which the immune system begins to function less efficiently. This can impact our ability to fend off pathogens, allergens and more.

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?

Nonprescription Drugs That Deplete Important Nutrients, Part 1 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 482

Nonprescription Drugs That Deplete Important Nutrients, Part 1 – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 482

Many of us reach for nonprescription drugs like antacids and Tylenol to help with issues such as indigestion, fever or body aches, but did you know that these drugs can deplete your levels of important nutrients? Learn about how these over-the-counter drugs can impact your blood levels of iron, folate, Vitamin D and more from Jerry Hickey, Ph.

Your Arthritis Drug Is Depleting These Important Nutrients – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 468

Your Arthritis Drug Is Depleting These Important Nutrients – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 468

Millions of Americans are on NSAID drugs like ibuprofen to help with their arthritis, but these drugs can actually deplete important nutrients in the body. This is why it’s important to turn to foods and supplements that will help you replete your levels of these vitamins and minerals.