December 20, 2017 belezza

Copper – An Essential Mineral Third most abundant essential trace mineral in the body The body of a healthy adult contains a little over 0.1 g of copper A transition metal and a trace mineral plays an important role in our metabolism, Present in: Liver, Brain and HeartAttacks free radicals as is a  strong antioxidant .  It works by attaching itself to the enzyme Superoxide dismutase (SOD).  Copper also binds to a protein to form ceruloplasmin, which is also an antioxidant. Helps the body produce energy.  Copper participates on many oxidative reactions that break down fats in fat tissue to…