Unfortunately in this day and age, influences never before known to man affect the quality of our food and our capability of absorbing the nutrients from that food.
As we know, the nutrient content of food depends on the soil's nutrient content. Studies continue to show that our food source is low in vitamins and minerals due to the soil being deficient in vitamins and minerals. Then add to that that we mostly cook our food which then further destroys the valuable vitamins, minerals and enzymes.
It is therefore of vital importance to supplement our diet to ensure our body functions at an optimum level.
When choosing nutritional supplements or a company with a range of health and well being products, it is important that you do a bit of research first on what you are about to buy into.
With a multitude of companies flooding the markets these days it can become a little confusing trying to pick out something to suit your needs, especially with the clever marketing campaigns that seem to dribble things like "My product is cheaper", "My product has every vitamin and mineral under the sun" "My product is best in the market" and bla bla bla.
So when choosing, try and avoid all the unnecessary hype that comes along with new products or health companies on the market, do a little back ground information check, investigate if the company has integrity with the products they produce, are they using only high quality ingredients?
Remember that like most things in life, quality sometimes comes with a bit higher price tag, but not always. Cheaper products usually comes from cheap and lesser quality ingredients. Having said that, at the end of the day there is only person who needs to be happy with there purchase and thats you, so if your happy then more times than not your probably on a good thing.
Once your happy with your decision go out and give it a go. My opinion is, investing in yourself through safe and quality nutritional supplements is a step in the right direction to achieving better health and well being.
By using supplements for endurance training, you can recover faster which means you can train more often.