433 content results for "Respiratory Inflammation"
Krill oil reduces pain and inflammation in arthritis in a short time while also reducing functional impairment of the joint
CRP is a protein in the blood that rises with inflammation. Ninety patients with elevated CRP were included in this study. The patients suffered with either osteoarthritis and/or rheumatoid arthritis and some additionally were diagnosed with cardiMore info...
November 8, 2011
Pomegranate Fruit Extract may protect the skin from aging, inflammation, wrinkle-associated damage, and cancer associated genes
UVA (ultraviolet A) makes up 90% to 99% of the suns radiation that reaches the earth. UVA contributes to aging of the skin, DNA damage, and skin cancer. UVA light has a longer wavelength than UVB and because of this it can penetrate deeMore info...
April 20, 2006
Alcohol free Red Wine or Liquid Green Tea Concentrate prevent H pylori from causing inflammation in the stomach
H pylori is a bacterium that infects the lining of the stomach often leading to gastritis, duodenitis, peptic ulcers, and sometimes cancer. The bacterium releases a protein called VacA that causes gastritis and ulceration; some sources state that onlMore info...
January 25, 2007
The carotenoid Astaxanthin reduces cellular inflammation and improves immune system function in this group of young-healthy women
Carotenoids are a widely distributed group of naturally occurring pigments, usually red, orange or yellow in color. They are associated with reduced risk of several chronic health disorders including some forms of cancMore info...
April 28, 2010
DECEMBER 2015 The Importance of Understanding Endothelial Dysfunction By Dr. Alan Pressman, DC, CNS, DAC, BN Endothelial dysfunction is a fancy word for a condition where the inner linings of blood vessels are not functioning correctly. This isMore info...
February 19, 2016
Cold and Flu Season By: Jerry Hickey, R. Ph. Follow on Google+ Healthy Tips from our Scientific Director Cold and Flu FAQ’s How is the flu virus spread? Usually, the flu virus is spread through droplet infection – sneezing and cougMore info...
September 19, 2011
The muscle Perna canaliculus contains healthy fats known as omega-3 fatty acids that have been shown to improve inflammation in the lungs, digestive tract, and joints. In laboratory tests Perna inhibits the COX enzymes. The effects on the COX-2 eMore info...
April 19, 2007
New research shows that Turmeric decrease inflammation in the joint, cartilage destruction and localized bone destruction
In this newly published study researchers at the Universtiy of Arizona in Tucson injected rats with a chemical that causes inflammation, arthritis, and joint destruction. They then gave Turmeric high in Curcumin via injection to the animals; theMore info...
April 10, 2007
A new study adds to mounting evidence that Vitamin D may be a real cold fighter. The study, the largest to date on the link between vitamin D and common respiratory infections, shows that people with the lowest levels of vitamin D have significantlyMore info...
March 12, 2009
Over the past two decades, cholesterol lowering drugs have proven to be effective and have been found to significantly reduce the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD). However, a good diet and a healthy lifestyle are still recognized as the firstMore info...
November 2, 2004