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  • Restore Youthful Cell Function via Autophagy
    Restore Youthful Cell Function via Autophagy
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    With age, the insides of our cells accumulate damaged proteins and other debris that impair youthful function. Humans are equipped with a built-in process that removes these toxic waste products to make room for healthy internal regeneration. This natural, cell housekeeping process is called autophagy.

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  • Restore healthy stem cell function
    Restore healthy stem cell function
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    Using deep-learning artificial intelligence, scientists have identified three plant-based nutrients that can help reverse age-related damage to our existing pool of stem cells.

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  • Boswellia, An Effective Pain Relief
    Boswellia, An Effective Pain Relief
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    Low-level inflammation is an underlying factor for six of the ten leading causes of death. Studies have shown that Boswellia extract significantly improved arthritis patients’ pain and function in just seven days while suppressing causative agents involved in chronic inflammation.

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  • Brain Protection from New Form of Vitamin B12
    Brain Protection from New Form of Vitamin B12
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    Two active forms of vitamin B12 offer support to the aging brain. Preclinical data shows one of the forms protects dopamine levels. People with vitamin B12 deficiencies frequently suffer anemia, weakness, and fatigue. But there are more dangerous effects. Low vitamin B12 levels have been associated with progressive brain atrophy (shrinkage). One study found an astounding 517% greater rate of brain volume loss in people with lower vitamin B12 than those with higher B12 levels.

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  • Alcohol: Reducing the Risks
    Alcohol: Reducing the Risks
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    This protocol is not about reducing the detrimental effects of chronic, excessive alcohol consumption. No nutritional intervention can eliminate the health hazards associated with long-term alcohol overconsumption. Rather, this protocol is intended to provide strategies that may minimize some of the ill effects (ie, hangover) arising from isolated instances of alcohol overindulgence.

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  • Quercetin Protects Against Pesticides’ Damaging Effects
    Quercetin Protects Against Pesticides’ Damaging Effects
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    Pesticides are absorbed through our air, food, and water. These chemicals can lead to neurodegeneration, cancer, and other disorders. Researchers have found that the flavonoid quercetin offers protection against some of the dangers inflicted by pesticides.

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  • Homocysteine Reduction
    Homocysteine Reduction
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    Homocysteine is an amino acid made from a common dietary amino acid, methionine, that inflicts damage to the inner arterial lining (endothelium). Elevated levels of homocysteine have been associated with many diseases, including: cardiovascular disease, congestive heart failure, stroke, migraines, age-related macular degeneration, hearing loss, brain atrophy, Alzheimer disease.

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  • Importance of Zinc In Maintaining Prostate Health
    Importance of Zinc In Maintaining Prostate Health
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    Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among men. While all cells have a requirement for zinc, the prostate accumulates more zinc than any other part of the body. Studies show that the proper amount of zinc maintains prostate health while suppressing tumor growth.

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  • Vitamin D’s Winter Immune Benefits
    Vitamin D’s Winter Immune Benefits
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    Clinical trials show that vitamin D decreases rates and severity of viral respiratory tract infections. More than 70% of Americans have either deficient or insufficient vitamin D blood levels.

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  • Preventing Migraine Pain with Butterbur
    Preventing Migraine Pain with Butterbur
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    Every year, nearly a million people in the United States end up in the emergency room seeking relief from debilitating migraine pain.1 Severe migraine headaches remain an unresolved medical issue for millions of people despite the availability of powerful drugs and specialty migraine clinics.

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  • How Ionic Zinc Can Stop Colds Fast
    How Ionic Zinc Can Stop Colds Fast
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    A study showed that lozenges containing zinc acetate are best at curbing a cold and shortening its duration. Zinc lozenges are not meant for everyday use. Common colds are the most common human infection. Based on research published in the 1980s, many people know to start popping zinc lozenges. But not all zinc is the same. Many cold lozenges feature different forms of zinc that are not the most effective choice.

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  • Nutrients to Charge up Brain Function
    Nutrients to Charge up Brain Function
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    Nootropics are compounds that enhance cognition and facilitate learning. They differ from nutrients that protect against brain aging. Nootropics are for people seeking to improve brain processing speed and mental alertness. Nutrients with nootropic properties have become popular for people of all ages to improve thinking speed and accuracy.

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  • Male Hormone Restoration
    Male Hormone Restoration
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    Maintaining balanced hormone levels is essential to overall health. Unfortunately, testosterone levels decline in men as they age. Most men know that testosterone is important for sexual function, but research indicates that it is critical for so much more: maintaining cognitive function and a healthy body weight, improving insulin sensitivity and glucose metabolism, promoting heart health, and more.

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  • Erectile Dysfunction
    Erectile Dysfunction
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    Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to achieve or sustain a penile erection for satisfactory sexual performance. ED can cause emotional distress by negatively impacting intimate relationships, self-esteem, and quality of life.

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  • Lactoferrin Helps Protect Against Viruses
    Lactoferrin Helps Protect Against Viruses
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    Lactoferrin, a protein found in mother’s milk, shows antiviral activity in preclinical trials. It impedes viral binding to cell membranes, while activating immune defenses.

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  • Enhance Male Sexual Health
    Enhance Male Sexual Health
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    Mention erectile dysfunction and most people think of Viagra® and similar drugs.These drugs work by relaxing the smooth muscles lining the arteries, that increases blood flow to the penis. They also come with some side effects.

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  • Why People Supplement with B Vitamins
    Why People Supplement with B Vitamins
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    B vitamins help guard against cardiovascular disease, neurodegenerative disorders, and vision loss. Because B vitamins are water-soluble and poorly absorbed by aging adults, daily supplementation is often critical.

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  • New, dangerous coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19) Nutritional recommendations when facing coronavirus pandemic.
    New, dangerous coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19) Nutritional recommendations when facing coronavirus pandemic.
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    While medical science is diligently working on the development of an effective treatment, it may be prudent to learn about some protective measures now, and to become informed concerning potential nutritional therapies.

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  • Ashwagandha Stress Reduction, Neural Protection, and a Lot More from an Ancient Herb
    Ashwagandha Stress Reduction, Neural Protection, and a Lot More from an Ancient Herb
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    Ashwagandha, an exotic Indian herb, has remarkable stress-relieving properties comparable to those of powerful drugs used to treat depression and anxiety. In addition to its excellent protective effects on the nervous system, ashwagandha may be a promising alternative treatment for a variety of degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

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  • Combat the Silent Dangers of High Uric Acid
    Combat the Silent Dangers of High Uric Acid
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    Elevated blood levels of uric acid are present in about 21% of Americans. People frequently associate high uric acid levels with gout, yet many symptom-free individuals have elevated uric acid for years before getting their first gout attack.

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  • Improving Odds of Creating Super Babies
    Improving Odds of Creating Super Babies
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    Pregnancy can be one of the most joyous times in a woman’s life. But it can also be nerve-racking. There are rules about what to eat (fruit and veggies galore) and what not to eat (no sushi or soft cheeses). Doctors routinely recommend taking prenatal vitamins to ensure the mother and developing fetus are getting the essential nutrients they need. After all, a pregnant woman’s dietary intake is the sole source of nourishment, providing the building blocks for her growing baby. It’s not...

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  • LEsupplements.com Project
    LEsupplements.com Project
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    The Life Extension Foundation offers several hundred products. Thinking about the offer of the LEsupplements.com portal I focused on the most advanced ones and these formulas which are dedicated to specific diseases.

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