Supplementation - A Look at What?s Natural About Being Synthetic
The course provides a historical and foundational overview of synthetic versus natural supplements. The differences between the two types of supplementation will be covered. Studies documenting the adverse effects of synthetic and inorganic supplements will be outlined. The essential role vitamins and minerals play in our immune system will be discussed. The issues surrounding calcium and bone health will be emphasized. Disease states related to mineral deficiencies will be presented.