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Zinc is an essential mineral that is naturally present in some foods, added to others, and available as a dietary supplement. Zinc is also found in many cold lozenges and some over-the-counter drugs sold as cold remedies.
AAP recommends breastfeeding for 2 years

AAP recommends breastfeeding for 2 years

Highly antibiotic-resistant strain of MRSA on pigs is capable of rapidly adapting to human hosts

Highly antibiotic-resistant strain of MRSA on pigs is capable of rapidly adapting to human hosts

Higher protein intake while dieting leads to better food choices

Higher protein intake while dieting leads to better food choices

Nanoparticles may be the next-generation solution for teeth whitening

Nanoparticles may be the next-generation solution for teeth whitening

Zinc may reverse lung damage, improve survival for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Zinc may reverse lung damage, improve survival for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Study offers clues about the shift of harmless environmental bacterium to a dreaded pathogen

Study offers clues about the shift of harmless environmental bacterium to a dreaded pathogen

Marine organism compounds may have potential to help human fertility

Marine organism compounds may have potential to help human fertility

Dietary supplements can slow progression of age-related macular degeneration, NIH study confirms

Dietary supplements can slow progression of age-related macular degeneration, NIH study confirms

Effectiveness of copper nanoparticle-based spray coating against SARS-CoV-2

Effectiveness of copper nanoparticle-based spray coating against SARS-CoV-2

How does diet affect COVID-19?

How does diet affect COVID-19?

Exploring mutational energetics and the role of arginine blockers in COVID-19 treatments

Exploring mutational energetics and the role of arginine blockers in COVID-19 treatments

Inexpensive daily diet supplementation in pregnancy can reduce complications at birth, study shows

Inexpensive daily diet supplementation in pregnancy can reduce complications at birth, study shows

Deep learning reveals genetic determinants of COVID-19-associated mortality

Deep learning reveals genetic determinants of COVID-19-associated mortality

Effects of diet on COVID-19 outcomes

Effects of diet on COVID-19 outcomes

Potential indirect and direct effects of SARS-CoV-2 on pancreatic islets in patients who became hyperglycemic after COVID-19

Potential indirect and direct effects of SARS-CoV-2 on pancreatic islets in patients who became hyperglycemic after COVID-19

Potential diagnostic method for identifying human health-relevant nucleic acids utilizing FokI-assisted digestion of DNA duplexes and DNA/RNA hybrids

Potential diagnostic method for identifying human health-relevant nucleic acids utilizing FokI-assisted digestion of DNA duplexes and DNA/RNA hybrids

Dietary influences on long COVID in children

Dietary influences on long COVID in children

Study identifies a novel class of angiotensin receptor blockers that interfere with SARS-CoV-2 spike – ACE2 interaction

Study identifies a novel class of angiotensin receptor blockers that interfere with SARS-CoV-2 spike – ACE2 interaction

Exploring evolutionary trajectories of SARS-CoV-2 interacting proteins in bats and primates

Exploring evolutionary trajectories of SARS-CoV-2 interacting proteins in bats and primates

MOFs could help improve the delivery of genetic cargo into target cells

MOFs could help improve the delivery of genetic cargo into target cells