Most people eat and enjoy onions (Allium Cepa) in their diet, either raw or cooked. Worshipped by the ancient Egyptians, eaten by the bucket load by ancient Greek athletes and even used as payment in some societies the humble onion is the backbone of many dishes, not only enhancing the flavor but also providing many […]
Zinc is one the most important essential trace elements. One of its main function is its immune boosting properties. Unfortunately many people are zinc deficient either due to a poor diet, notably vegetarians, alcoholics or age.
Minerals are components of the nutrients used by the human body to build muscles, bones, for body oxygenation, blood clotting, heartbeat regulation and other vital functions.
Shigechiyo Izumi, a Japanese man living in the Amami Islands died in 1986.
According to the Guinness Book of Records he was the male with the greatest authenticated age in the world