4 Benefits of Taking Vitamins Every Day

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Taking vitamins is something that most people know they should do, but for some reason or another, they don’t.  Whether it’s the price tag attached to it or simply the inconvenience of having to remember to take something every day, a lot of people opt out of taking their daily vitamins.

Beyond just helping your system run smoother, however, there are a lot of other benefits from taking vitamins.  Here are some of the perks that you can expect from incorporating a daily vitamin into your daily routine.

Stronger Hair And Nails

If you suffer from hair loss or get frustrated by your brittle nails that never seem to grow, then taking vitamins may just be the answer for you.

Depending on the type of vitamin that you take, you can expect to see dramatic changes within the first month.

A collagen supplement, for example, will strengthen your hair and nails, causing it to grow much faster.  Additionally, many people swear by collagen ridding them of aching joints.

Sustained Energy

Taking a daily multivitamin which has a variety of B vitamins in it is known for boosting your energy levels and keeping them up throughout the day.

Some people time their vitamin consumption for up to an hour before they engage in physical activity as an extra boost for their endurance.

You can usually find these types of vitamins in powder form which is easily dissolved in water, or as a capsule which can be taken with food.

Less Prone To Illness

Vitamins help strengthen our immune system so that when we come into contact with pesky germs we are more equipped to fight off the infection.

Taking a supplement will ensure that you not only ward off any incoming illnesses but if you do fall ill, a supplement will help you recover much faster.

While many people make the mistake of turning to pharmaceuticals or heavy medications to help them when they feel under the weather, it’s actually much more beneficial to reach for zinc or vitamin C.

Weight Loss

Many people who suffer from being overweight are that way due to overeating.  While some people overeat due to emotional issues or boredom, others reach for a bag of chips as a result of a vitamin deficiency.

Often people lacking a certain vitamin will confuse this deficiency with hunger, causing them to eat much more than their daily recommended amount.

Taking a daily vitamin which has a full spectrum of all of your vitamins may just be able to help you reach your weight loss goals.

Talk to your doctor about what they recommend as a supplement in order to help you lose excess pounds.

Anna Johansson is a freelance writer, researcher, and business consultant from Olympia, WA. A columnist for Entrepreneur.com, iMediaConnection.com and more. Anna specializes in entrepreneurship, technology, and social media trends. You can follow her through the buttons below.