The health benefits of copper include proper growth, utilization of iron, enzymatic reactions, connective tissues, hair, eyes, ageing and energy production. Apart from these, heart rhythm, thyroid glands, arthritis, wound healing. RBC formation and cholesterol are other health benefits of copper.
The health benefits of copper are crucial for healthy existence, as this mineral enables normal metabolic process in association with amino acids and vitamins. Copper cannot be produced within the body and hence needs to be sourced from external food sources. Copper is the third most prevalent mineral in the body and it is mostly carried by the blood plasma protein, Ceruloplasmin. In order to enjoy health benefits of copper, it must be included in diet of an individual.
Deficiency of copper can have the following symptoms in human beings: Anemia, Low body temperature, Brittle bones, Osteoporosis, Dilated veins, Low white blood cellcount, Uneven heartbeat, Elevated cholesterol levels, Low resistance to infections, Birth defects, Low skin pigmentation, Thyroid disorders.
Benefits: Copper has many important roles to play in maintaining a healthy body and some of its benefits include possible aiding in arthritis, proper growth, brain stimulation, increases energy production, destroys bacteria in the body, and more.
How to keep copper clean: You would clean the copper glass with a natural cleaner like lemon and salt. When the cup starts to change color or oxidize, you cut a lemon in half, sprinkle some salt on the lemon half and scrub the copper cup with the lemon half. The salt is your abrasive material which will scrub the cup clean. After that, just wash the cup clean with hot water.
Good as new !
This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 17 September, 2011.