Niacin in the Covid news

This post reviews a few recent reports in the literature concerning niacin, the other two thirds of CopperOne, and Covid. Most of the latest are nice reviews and novel ideas. Then there is a review that forces us to say, “Wow! CopperOne may modulate our immune response to more infections than Covid-19. Some very niceContinue reading “Niacin in the Covid news”

Copper and Vaccine

The importance of Zn and Cu in this age of Covid has recently been reviewed. [1] Supplementation with Cu, Zn and other minerals has been recommended for nutrient deficient elderly patients receiving Covid vaccines. [2] Calder PC. (2020) Nutrition, immunity and COVID-19. BMJ Nutr Prev Health. 2020 May 20;3(1):74-92. doi: 10.1136/bmjnph-2020-000085. PMC free article Rayman,Continue reading “Copper and Vaccine”

POTS and copper

Carrie Burdinski MS, an anatomy and physiology professor at Delta College, has an excellent 2 hour Youtube video on everything you need to know to understand the role of the autonomic nervous system in postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS). Ms Burdinski does an excellent job of describing the physiology of non tachycardia symptoms of POTSContinue reading “POTS and copper”