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Turmeric: The Super Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Herb

Turmeric: The Super Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Herb

If you’ve ever eaten Indian food, you’ve probably noticed the golden hue of many dals, rice pilafs and vegetable dishes. While the rich, warm color can be comforting on its own, it’s not just there for looks. Nor is it used simply for its distinctive bitter, earthy taste. The...
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What Are Free Radicals?

And What Should We Do About Them?

From LifeVantage Science Newsletter Back in 1969 when Dr. Joe McCord co-discovered the enzyme superoxide dismutase, or SOD, along with his mentor Irwin Fridovich, the scientific and medical communities knew very little about oxidative stress in biological systems. But in recent years, this topic has generated much...
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