jueves, octubre 06, 2005

Mecanismos de la arterioesclerosis

Una nota en www.lef.org explicativa de los mecanismos de la arterioesclerosis, a pesar de que al final promueve ciertos productos comerciales.

Why Our Arteries Become Clogged As We Age
By John Colman

Preserving and Restoring Brain Function

Preserving and Restoring Brain Function
By Dale Kiefer

Una nota en www.lef.org


GPC Benefits Brain Health
Glycerophosphocholine, or GPC (formerly called L-alpha glycerylphosphorylcholine, or choline alfocerate)

Ashwagandha and the Brain
Ashwagandha is a medicinal plant used in India to treat a wide range of age-related disorders.53-63 Its most remarkable effect may involve its ability to preserve the health of the aging brain.

Phosphatidylserine Maintains Brain Cell Membranes
Phosphatidylserine, a natural and integral component of every cell membrane, is a powerful weapon in the fight against brain aging.

Grape Seed Counters Brain Cell Aging
Wine has always been popular, but its health benefits are now the subject of intense scientific scrutiny. Wine is an excellent source of beneficial polyphenol compounds. For those unwilling or unable to imbibe regularly, the remarkable benefits of grape polyphenols are available through grape seed extracts.

Vinpocetine Enhances Brain Circulation
Vinpocetine is a semi-synthetic derivative of the periwinkle (Vinca minor) plant. Developed more than three decades ago, vinpocetine has been hailed as an important neuroprotective agent with several key mechanisms of action.

Pregnenolone Promotes Nerve Growth
Pregnenolone is a powerful natural hormone that is synthesized directly from cholesterol in the mitochondria, the "power plants" contained in all human cells. Pregnenolone for supplemental use is derived from a compound that occurs naturally in wild yams.

Ginger and Rosemary: Natural Anti-inflammatories
The next time you need relief from pain or inflammation, consider heading for the spice rack rather than the medicine cabinet. Some of nature´s most potent anti-inflammatories are found in ginger and rosemary.