supernutrient

supernutrient

(ˌsuːpəˈnjuːtrɪənt)
n
(Biochemistry) any of various dietary supplements containing strong concentrations of vitamins and other substances designed to remedy nutrient deficiencies in the body
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This supernutrient is calcium, the mineral usually associated with bone health, and it's taking on a whole new look.
In addition to its well-known benefits in bone health, research is unveiling even more potential health benefits for this supernutrient.
As well as helpful information about healthy BMI (body mass index), different food groups and pregnancy supernutrients (folic acid, vitamins C and D, omega 3 fats, iron, calcium, magnesium and zinc), there are also a number of pregnancy mythbusters, including 'Do cravings mean our body is missing nutrients?
gt;"The SuperFoodsRx Diet: Lose Weight With the Power of SuperNutrients," by Wendy Bazilian, Steven Pratt and Kathy Matthews (Rodale; $24.