Zinc supply affects cardiac health
|Zinc supply affects cardiac health||Darrell Miller||04/26/17|
April 26, 2017 06:59 PM
Author: Darrell Miller (email@example.com)
Subject: Zinc supply affects cardiac health
The level of zinc in the body can strongly affect the heart muscle. The Chair of Animal Nutrition at TUM put this theory to the test on piglets deprived of zinc for a period of time. They were able to find that zinc deprivation can be linked to oxidative stress which in turn can be linked to many different heart issues. After a few days into the study, it was found that the body could no longer compensate for absent amounts of zinc. As the heart attempted to compensate, other organs were affected. Other studies also concluded similar research.
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