It is widely believed that the cause of ageing in humans is due to a process called oxidative stress. Oxidative stress is when molecules in your body are oxidised more quickly than your body can reduce them / prevent them from causing damage. 469 more words
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The DNA and RNA make up the protein, nucleic acid, lipids for the cells (Walker, R. 2002, p.23-25). When damage accumulates over time in the cells from toxic compounds, it causes abnormality thus a less efficient functional system for the immunity and aging. 800 more words
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An additive may help curb a chemical reaction that causes wine to look, smell and taste funky, according to food scientists.
The researchers added chelation compounds that bind with metals to inhibit oxidation, or oxygen’s ability to react with some of the trace metals that are found in… 6 more words
A good decision is based on knowledge, not numbers. –Plato
In the previous post we discussed some important foundational ideas when talking about cholesterol. Today we’ll start going into all this just a bit deeper, starting with what all those numbers mean and why I say that your total cholesterol number is meaningless for you, personally.