Whether you’re involved in a demanding college sports program, you’ve progressed to the realm of professional athletics, or you simply train and compete during your off hours for personal wellness and gratification, you know the trials that go hand-in-hand with pushing your body to its limits in the pursuit of physical perfection and peak performance. There are aches and pains. There are days when you know you’re not reaching your full potential. There are setbacks that leave you wondering if you’ll recover and regain the level of ability you once attained.
Athletes face a particular set of challenges, not only in maintaining and improving their physical prowess, but in overcoming mental hurdles in order to keep pushing and reach their goals. Believe it or not, the addition of iV nutrients to your regimen can help on both scores. The Athlete’s Boost provides your body with essential nutrients like restorative electrolytes, amino acids, and vitamins expertly blended to meet the needs of athletes. You want to give your body the best opportunity to recover quickly and remain in peak condition, so you can keep pushing toward your goals. When you’re properly hydrated and nourished, your body is better able to meet physical demands, giving you the strong foundation required to keep your head in the game and stay mentally focused. The Athlete’s Boost from Boost iV delivers essential hydration and nutrients that will take your game to the next level.
Vitamins (Water Soluble)
Also called thiamine, vitamin B1 plays a pivotal role in turning the food you eat into energy. Regular alcohol consumption significantly depletes B1. Also known as riboflavin, vitamin B2 contributes to healthy skin, intestinal lining, and blood cells. Its main function is helping the body to break down carbohydrates, fats, and proteins. Whether you’re dealing with acne, poor immune function, or low energy, getting enough vitamin B2 can lead to improvements. Also referred to as niacin, vitamin B3 works with other B complex vitamins to transform food into energy. A B3 deficiency can lead to the onset of pellagra, a condition characterized by gastrointestinal issues and mental difficulties, including dementia.
B5 processes fatty acids. B5 also speeds wound healing, lowers blood cholesterol and slows the greying of hair. B5 deficiency has been implicated in the onset of headache, fatigue, insomnia, intestinal disturbances, and numbness and tingling of their hands and feet, as well as adrenal dysfunction and reduced exercise tolerance.
This essential micronutrient, when paired with other B vitamins, works to turn the food you eat into energy. It contributes to cell health, produces several neurotransmitters in the brain, and helps your body to absorb another needed vitamin: B12.
B12 is an essential component of creating DNA, the genetic material that makes up our bodies. It also contributes to healthy nerve and blood cells and prevents certain types of anemia. If you want your body to function at its peak, you can’t do without vitamin B12.
Vitamin C is a powerhouse, contributing to cardiovascular health, protecting against skin damage and signs of aging. This essential vitamin fights free radicals, and is also needed for the growth, development, repair, and overall health of literally every tissue in the body. Most adults have trouble getting adequate vitamin C from diet, which is why supplemental treatments are so important.
As you probably know, calcium is the building block for strong, healthy bones. Calcium is essential to support your skeletal system and stave off loss of bone mass and diseases like osteoarthritis. It also contributes to heart health, as well as a functional and responsive nervous system.
Magnesium is a jack of all trades when it comes to health and wellness. It helps your body to process food, produce needed fatty acids and proteins, and enjoy a healthy and functional nervous system. It contributes to bone health, heart health, and resistance to diseases like diabetes.
Potassium improves your heart health, and, protects against high blood pressure and stroke. It also helps to minimize the risks of issues like kidney stones and osteoarthritis, as well as support nerve impulses that regulate all kinds of bodily functions.
Copper aids in the production of red blood cells and collagen and helps to protect against heart disease. It also plays a role in energy production.
Chromium has been found to lower blood sugar and insulin and it can play a role in reducing hunger and food cravings.
Small amounts of Manganese can help with the regulation of your brain, nervous system, and many enzymes in the body.
Selenium helps to boost immunity and reduce risk factors for a diverse range of ailments, from cancer and heart disease, to mental decline and more.
Zinc maintains a healthy immune system, but it also helps the body to heal wounds and has an effect on learning and memory.
Amino acids are the building blocks for muscle growth and repair, as well as being a ready source of energy. They’re particularly important for athletes, as they reduce fatigue, muscle soreness, and muscle breakdown.
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