For those of you, like us, who love to know the “why” behind your supplements, you have landed on the right page.  Here are some of the studies we have reviewed in creating and selecting this Magnesium Glycinate supplement to include in Beyond Your Wildest Genes Nutrition.  The estimates that over 50% of the US population is magnesium deficient and higher is some populations.

There are many other great studies on the benefits of magnesium that aren’t listed here, and we will add to this list as new ones are published.

Suboptimal magnesium status in the United States: are the health consequences underestimated?

Do Canadian Adults Meet Their Nutrient Requirements Through Food Intake Alone?

Dietary Magnesium and Chronic Disease

Serum Magnesium Concentrations in the Canadian Population and Associations with Diabetes, Glycemic Regulation, and Insulin Resistance

The Effects of Magnesium Supplementation on Subjective Anxiety and Stress—A Systematic Review

Magnesium deficiency induces anxiety and HPA axis dysregulation: modulation by therapeutic drug treatment.

[Magnesium deficiency and stress: Issues of their relationship, diagnostic tests, and approaches to therapy].

[Depression-like and anxiety-related behaviour of rats fed with magnesium-deficient diet].

Dietary magnesium deficiency affects gut microbiota and anxiety-like behaviour in C57BL/6N mice.

[Very low magnesium levels in red blood cells as a significant factor in the etiopathogenesis of borderline disorders].

Evaluating the effect of magnesium and magnesium plus vitamin B6 supplement on the severity of premenstrual syndrome