Tagged: Vitamin e

Future trends in preventing heart disease

Nutritional science has made enormous strides in the past few decades and has particularly benefited from a molecular approach combined with the use of specific animal models with well-defined genetic characteristics. The design of...

Oxidative Stress and Cardiovascular Disease

This post will focus on the potential roles of fat-soluble nutrients and fat-soluble antioxidants in preventing cardiovascular disease (CVD). Two fat-soluble vitamins will be discussed in detail, i.e. vitamin E and vitamin D. Vitamin...

Lipoic Acid is the Number One Super Antioxidant

One of the most formidable protectors of your brain is an antioxidant you may never have heard of. Dr. Lester Packer, professor of molecular and cell biology at the University of California at Berkeley,...

Vitamin E and Alzheimer prevention

THE MIND-BLOWING ALZHEIMER’S STUDY Alzheimer’s is agonizingly difficult to treat, and pharma­ceutical drugs can have horrendous side effects. Yet, plain old vitamin E matched a prescription drug in treating Alzheimer’s and was far safer....

Vitamin E is the Super Brain Pill

It’s an alarming prospect, but true. Without sufficient vit­amin E, the fatty parts of your brain are more apt to turn rancid, causing monumental disturbances in the normal functioning of neurons. The brain is...