How Supradyn works: Impact on children and adolescents’ brain development

A child’s brain is constantly developing with rapid growth during the first two years and a continuous development until late adolescence.

During this period, the brain is particularly sensitive to micronutrient deficiencies. An optimal micronutrient status beneficially affects cognitive, behavioral, and academic performance. Thus, providing children and adolescents with correct amounts of essential vitamins and minerals is crucial. Among these micronutrients, DHA and choline have especially important roles. As research indicates, they may work together to support cognitive performance. Choline is an indispensable nutrient for brain development that is deeply involved in correct learning and memory processing. Likewise, DHA is also crucial for brain development. This predominant fatty acid is responsible for maintaining the structural and functional integrity of the central nervous system, optimal learning ability and mental development, as well as visual acuity. The probable synergism of choline and DHA in the brain may include the following mechanisms: membrane fluidity, cell membrane formation, neuronal communication, reduced oxidative stress and inflammation, and neuronal communication. Among other micronutrients, vitamin B6, B12, and B3 are important for the nervous system, cognitive function, and energy metabolism in the brain. They are also associated with the development of social perception and visuospatial abilities. Micronutrient deficiency can lead to several symptoms that affect learning, development and overall quality of life, including impaired cognitive performance and memory, poor reaction times, depression, fatigue, and confusion. Supradyn micronutrient supplements support children’s neural development and visual acuity. Our vitamins for kids help to establish a normal function and maintenance of their nervous system.

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Key micronutrients for brain development & function

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DHA and choline may work together to support cognitive performance26

Possible mechanisms of this synergism in the brain could include:26

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B vitamins

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Vitamin C

Involved in the energy metabolism of the brain as well as in the synthesis of the neurotransmitters dopamine and noradrenalin.5

Potential consequences of insufficient micronutrients:


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