In the field of nutrition, well-being and health, trace elements has an important part to play. Not only is it required for optimum general health, but also have specific functions in the body in which it assists.
Examples of these functions include building strong bones and teeth, iron utilization, facilitating chemical reactions, and helping burn fat and carbohydrates, and are also used in certain treatments, such as osteoporosis and back pain.
Contra-indications and toxicity must also be kept in mind, and a sensible approach to nutrition should always be maintained.
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