J Chin Med Assoc 2021 Jul 16. Epub 2021 Jul 16.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tri-service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC School of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Global Disease Biology, UC Davis, Davis, CA, USA; Department of Medical Research, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang Ming Chao Tung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC.
Different dietary nutrients have distinct effects, including enhancing immune response activity and supporting mucous membrane integrity. These effects are critical in fighting against pathogenic agents, which cover COVID-19, the coronavirus disease that shuts down globally. Recent researches have shown that micronutrient deficiency is commonly associated with compromised immune responses, respiratory tract infections, or even susceptibility to COVID-19. Read More