Vitamin D Vitamin D!! Make sure you are taking a good quality version of this daily as part of your winter wellness self care. 2000mg a day for sure, more if you are sick. Ask someone on your wellness team for amounts specific to you.
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"7 Major health benefits of Vitamin D" #infographic. Exposure to pesticides has been linked to decreased vitamin D levels: http://www.beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/?p=6808 And exposure to sunshine may help increase vitamin D levels naturally.
Ginger is a good source of vitamin C, magnesium, potassium, & copper. Ginger reduces all symptoms of motion sickness including nausea, vomiting, & cold sweating. It contains very potent anti-inflammatory compounds believed to explain reductions in pain levels & improvements with osteo or rheumatoid arthritis. The active phytonutrients in ginger, kill ovarian cancer cells by inducing apoptosis & autophagocytosis. It improves absorption & assimilation of essential nutrients in the body.