Ready to fight coronavirus with the Jar
Updated: Jun 2
Have you already started to wear mask and glasses? You also think that zombie apocalypse is coming? Then you just got sick with coronavirus phobia. Seems like everyone around The Jar Healthy Vending team is going crazy about the virus and maybe even some of our team members. Anyway, don’t you have a feeling that this madness gone too far? We’ve been so busy thinking about this disease we even forgot about Brexit happening today. News sources say the most vulnerable in front of the virus are the ones with weak immune health, so we prepared vitamin and mineral booster that should help you to keep your immune system strong and ready just in case.
Well-known guy from the essential vitamin family is vitamin C. It is working on supporting your immune system in different way from keeping your bones and teeth strong to fighting free radical which helps in preventing some of heart and cancer diseases. Moreover, people need daily intake of it as it is one of the vitamins that is not being stored or produced by our body. Apart from supplements you can naturally get it from most of the veggies and citrus fruits.
The Jar recommends: Take a bottle of PRESS Super Shot to start the day with intake of vitamin C
If you find yourself catching cold all the time this winter it might be caused by low levels of vitamin D. Vitamin D is resposnsible for balancing our immune health, especially, through regulation absorption of calcium. The most efficient way to vitamin D is spending time under the sun and that is why majority of people living not in a warm climate are subjects to the deficiency of vitamin D. There are foods rich in Vitamin D but usually, it does not contain enough to make a daily needed dosage.
The Jar recommends: Spoil yourself with the weekend on Tenerife island
Vitamin E works as a powerful antioxidant and helps to beat the infection when it comes inside our bodies. Antioxidants are known to be protectors of our cells from damage through blocking the process of oxidation. Vitamin E is easy to find in different fruits, vegetable and seeds such as avocado, papaya, spinach, sweet potato and sunflower seeds, nonetheless, it is not always easy to get the daily norm out of them.
The Jar recommends: Take a bottle of PRESS Sweet Citrus on you way back home from one of the Jar Healthy Vending Machines to keep up your vitamin E level.
Iron is one of the minerals that we would not be able to live without. It is responsible for transporting oxygen to our cells in different ways. Luckily, iron is one of the easiest minerals to get from food which we have on a daily basis. Daily intake can be found in organ meats and oyster whether vegetarians can take it from spinach and kale.
The Jar recommends: Make it green and take our PRESS Soup with kale and kelp for lunch
In our team, we are constantly looking how to improve our immune system and learn new healthy habits. Check our last week healthy challenges to stay motivated!
Have a great healthy weekend!
*Nonetheless, we recommend you to always keep an eye on the way you feel and visit a doctor if necessary.