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7Jan, 2019

BioCalm™ For Recovery

By |Mark Larizza Blogs|

Whether you spent a wild weekend in Vegas, endured too much stress at work, or just had an intense workout at the gym, 180 Degree Nutritional’s BioCalm™ Superior Anti Stress Formula offers the versatility and efficacy to be your go to supplement for multiple situations and occasions. The Reason: BioCalm™ is a powerful combination of clinically researched magnesium with organic anti-stress superfoods (Superfood Synergy System), providing your body with essential nutrients to offset the damaging effects associated with elevated stress levels. This innovative and effective formula provides stress and tension reduction, supports muscle relaxation and peaceful sleep, and plays a vital role in detoxification and protein synthesis. Listed below are the many benefits and uses for BioCalm™ Superior Anti-Stress Formula: For Recovery from a Wild Weekend in Vegas: “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas” is a great tagline, but unfortunately your body and mind pay a heavy price as [...]

3Jan, 2019

Factors Affecting Magnesium Absorption

By |Magnesium Blogs|

  When taking a magnesium supplement, the main objective & focus is to optimize magnesium absorption. However, there are a plethora of factors to take into consideration: from stress levels and lifestyle choices to dosaging schedules and gut functioning – each factor exerts a tremendous influence on body’s ability to effectively absorb magnesium and fully utilize the associated benefits thereof. Listed below are factors directly affecting magnesium’s absorption:   Stress: Both mental and physical stress generate large levels of adrenaline, which increases heart rate, blood pressure, and muscle contraction – and in turn require large levels of magnesium to counter these taxing effects. Without a consistent supply of magnesium to the central nervous system, the body will be unable to counteract the effects of adrenal exhaustion. Caffeine: When consumed in moderation, caffeine can provide an energy boost. However, caffeine can also act a diuretic and flushes both magnesium and calcium [...]

21Dec, 2018

The Significance of Omega-3s

By |Stress & Anxiety Reduction|

  Combating Depression with Omega-3s  Omega-3 fatty acids are polyunsaturated fatty acids that are essential nutrients for health – specifically brain health and development.[1] Additionally, the Omega-3’s regulate behavior and neurochemical aspects related to mood disorder, stress responses, depression, and aggression. However, the caveat associated with this vital nutrient is that the Omega-3 is not produced by the human body and MUST be supplemented though outside sources. The Omega-3’s are a rich source of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), a fatty acid found in high concentration within the gray matter of the brain. According to Earl Mindell, RPh PhD, author of Earl Mindell's Supplement Bible, “DHA is instrumental in the function of brain cell membranes, which are important for the transmission of brain signals.”[2] These fatty acids make cell membranes more fluid, which helps improve communication between the brain cells. Our brains are 60 percent fat and require essential fatty acids, especially [...]