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Glucosamine

Posted by: Kayes on: 25 Jan, 2011

As you know that there are so many things or substances that are essential for human body to functioning well such as carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins, minerals, fats, etc, but there are some other things that are also important for human beings such as glucosamine.

Do you know about glucosamine what is it and what does it do really?

Glucosamine is an amino sugar, which was identified in 1876. It is found in healthy cartilage that is made naturally in the body. But as time passes we grow and became older, our bodies lose the ability to make it naturally and this can cause problems in our joints and in other body parts. So you can take glucosamine as a supplement that help rebuild cartilage and treat arthritis.

You can buy glucosamine in the form of glucosamine sulphate or glucosamine hydrochloride. Glucosamine is a dietary supplement, which is not approved by the Food and Drug Administration for medical treatment in humans, although it’s used as veterinary treatment as a supplement. It is used as a medical drug in Europe in the form of glucosamine sulphate. On the other hand you can start drinking a fruit juice supplement, which is completely natural and contains glucosamine.

As like as glucosamine vitamins are also important for human beings. Vitamins are essential for human growth and cell development. Vitamins are organic food substances that contain in our daily diet. Different food material contains different kinds of vitamins. Vitamins are of different kinds such as Vitamin A, Vitamin B-complex, Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Vitamin E, and Vitamin K. Without vitamins thousands of processes of the body would stop because vitamins are vital to enzyme reactions, those enzymes would also stop working. It is important to know that the increase or decrease amount of vitamins cause different kinds of diseases in human body, so it is more important to take a proper amount of vitamins in your daily diet.

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