411 content results for "antioxidants vitamins"
What is Green Tea? Green tea comes from the same plant as black tea, but does not undergo the fermentation process needed to make black tea. Green Tea is very high in antiMore info...
October 4, 2011
Immune Health by: Jerry Hickey, R.Ph. Follow on Google+The purpose of the immune system is to keep infectious microbes such as dangerous bacteria, viruses, parasites and yeasts, out of the body, and to destroy any infectious microorganisms that do iMore info...
September 19, 2011
Newly discovered benefits for very important vitamins; Vitamin K fights inflammation and Vitamin D is related to important cardiovascular-antioxidant protection
Scientists from the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, state that there is evidence that Vitamin K and Vitamin D play a protective role against inflammation. They used high-quality investigational-research tooMore info...
November 23, 2007
July 27, 2011
In normal metabolism the use of oxygen generates free radicals. Free radicals can cause local inflammation and tissue destruction. The kidneys and blood vessels are saturated with oxygen-metabolism generated free radicals. If there is not a suffMore info...
September 10, 2004
Long-term Vitamin C intake and also a combination of antioxidants lower the risk of nuclear cataract, the most common kind, in older people: results of the Blue Mountains Eye Study.
Researchers at the Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, at the University of Sydney in Australia note that oxidative stress (we take antioxidants to prevent this) is implicated in the formation of cataracts and that longMore info...
November 30, 2009
Researchers from Ireland report the association of a reduced risk of esophageal cancer among men and women who consumed higher amounts of antioxidants compared to those with a lower intake. GERD or chronic heartburn causes chronic inflMore info...
August 9, 2010
Supplements containing selenium, beta-carotene and Vitamins C and E may alleviate pain in people suffering from pancreatitis according to a new study. In 127 patients with painful pancreatitis it was found that supplementing them with 600 mcg of selMore info...
January 5, 2009
Selenium-based antioxidant supplements may prevent the development of new colon polyps in people with a history of polyp formation, says a new study that included 411 people. All the participants had already undergone surgery to remove one or more coMore info...
December 10, 2009
DHA is one of the two healthy fats found in fish such as salmon or sardine. DHA is also available in supplement form from either fish or from a vegetarian source (algae source). In this study researchers from Tufts University and the University of WiMore info...
June 29, 2009