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Study: Less Than Half of Americans Get The Nutrients They Need From Food Alone

Recent analysis of nutrient intakes in the U.S. shows that a large percentage of Americans do not meet the average requirements of many essential vitamins and minerals through diet alone.

Results showed that less than half of all Americans met the average requirements for several nutrients from food alone, including—vitamin C, vitamin D, vitamin A, vitamin E, magnesium, calcium, and the B vitamins thiamin and folate.

These results were published in The Journal of Nutrition in 2011, and consisted of an analysis of data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) for 2003-2006.

The researchers concluded, “Without enrichment and/or fortification and supplementation, many Americans did not achieve the recommended micronutrient intake levels set forth in the Dietary Reference Intakes.”

This data adds to the decades of overwhelming evidence that Americans are not getting enough of key nutrients that are required for optimal health.

Multivitamins and supplements can help by bringing nutrient intakes closer to the levels needed. The Council for Responsible Nutrition has recently argued that it is irresponsible to ignore decades of nutrition research and fail to recognize that multivitamins can help people safely, effectively, and affordably.

Oxylent was developed out of our founder’s own experience with inadequate intake of essential nutrients, and it makes it easy to ensure you’re getting all the vitamins and minerals you need—all in one refreshing drink!

Instead of swallowing pills, add a packet of effervescent Oxylent to water and enjoy a sparkling drink that delivers an award-winning 5-in-1 multivitamin containing essential vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, amino acids, and electrolytes with easy absorption. All with no sugar, gluten dairy, soy, caffeine, anything artificial, and No GMOs.

Prenatal Oxylent and Children’s Oxylent are also available. Visit oxylent.com to learn more.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

 

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