Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Article by Byron J. Richards @
Board Certified Clinical Nutritionist
ZINC AS AN ANTI-AGING NUTRIENT
A common and powerful principle of adverse aging is that damaged proteins clump together and form some sort of sticky mess that gets in the way of healthy function and speeds the onset of disease. The classic example is damaged proteins that affect the nerves, a common finding in both Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. The new research shows that zinc is a required nutrient for the formation of properly structured proteins. Read more…
Article by Byron J. Richards @ www.wellnessresources.com
Zinc as an Anti-Aging Nutrient
ZINC AND OMEGA-3s MAY SLOW AGING
Wednesday, October 3, 2013
Article Posted by Sondra Forsyth
Third Age “Health for Boomers and Beyond”
Two new studies, one focusing on omega-3s and the other investigating the benefits of zinc, hold promise for putting the brakes on the aging process.
Veteran researchers at Ohio State University in Columbus showed that taking omega-3 fatty acid supplements helped preserve telomeres, the “hoods” that protect the tips of chromosomes in white blood cells and elsewhere in the body. Telomeres get shorter as the years go by but for the subjects who took sufficient omega-3s, “lengthening of telomeres in immune system cells was more prevalent,” according to a release from the university. Read more…
Zinc study “Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University and OSU College” – The results demonstrated that zinc deficiency is linked to aging as well as multiple diseases including diabetes, cancer, autoimmune disease and heart disease.
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