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Too Much or Too Little Sleep Linked to Inflammation

Inflammation is a hot topic these days, as it contributes to numerous health concerns. A new study in the journal Biological Psychiatry reports that inflammatory markers were found in people who have sleep disturbance issues as well as long sleep duration. This highlights the fact that both too little and too much sleep may cause…

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October 28, 2016

Pomegranate’s Punicalagin Inhibits Neuroinflammation

Regular intake and regular consumption of pomegranate has many health benefits including reducing inflammation. Researchers are working on defining a standardized dose with the end result of developing a drug to prevent the neuro-inflammation related to dementia, which could slow the progression of the disease. In this study (in the slideshow), the effects of punicalagin…

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December 20, 2014

Chronic Inflammation Speeds Aging

Chronic Inflammation Speeds Aging Lab study affirms prior evidence that chronic, “silent” inflammation drives aging at the DNA level Dr. Nicholas Perricone is best known as the creator of anti-aging skin creams. But he was perhaps the first bestselling author to stress the role of chronic inflammation in aging. In his books, Dr. Perricone highlights…

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July 7, 2014