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6 Types of Oxidative Stress Impact Your Health

Doctors will tell you about the numerous risk factors for chronic health conditions with little information on the underlying cause.  Oxidative stress may be the cause of multiple chronic health conditions including heart disease, Type 2 Diabetes, and more.  Let’s learn more about the six types of oxidative stress that impact your health. Six Types […]

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Does Oxidative Stress Cause The Widow Maker?

The Widow Maker is a heart attack caused by the blockage of the Left Anterior Descending (LAD) artery from long-term atherosclerosis.  Doctors will tell you about the numerous risk factors for the Widow Maker.  However, the underlying cause of local atherosclerosis is unknown.  Let’s learn more about how oxidative stress may be the underlying cause […]

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Does Yogurt Generate Oxidative Stress?

Yogurt is delicious and thought to be healthy with live probiotic cultures that improve our gut microbiome and immune response.  However, these bacterial cultures generate hydrogen peroxide, the principal compound of oxidative stress.  Let’s learn more about how yogurt generates oxidative stress and the potential health implications. Streptococcus Generate Hydrogen Peroxide Streptococcus is a diverse […]

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Streptococcus pneumoniae, Coronavirus, Oxidative Stress, and You

Streptococcus is a diverse genus that plays a role in disease and food production.  Streptococcus pneumoniae generates high levels of hydrogen peroxide, the principal compound associated with oxidative stress, which deserves our attention.  Unlike most bacteria, which use catalase for protection against hydrogen peroxide, Streptococcus has a mysterious response that includes the production of more […]

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Learn How Oxidative Stress Impacts Aging

The Western lifestyle promotes rapid aging.  The environmental insults, hygiene, and diet may all promote aging of the human body.  Numerous dietary and healthcare products may slow down or reverse aging, but the science is complex.  Oxidative stress is a new concern with regards to aging and human health.  Let’s learn how oxidative stress impacts […]

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Learn How Oxidative Stress Impacts Chemotherapy

The Western diet increases your oxidative stress and risk of cancers.  Oxidative Stress is a new concern with regards to cancer and chemotherapy.  A recent study suggests an interesting role for elevated Oxidative Stress.  This study (and others) do not take into account the role of Blood Oxidative Stress or BLOS.  Let’s learn how Oxidative […]

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Learn How Oxidative Stress Impacts Skin Care

The Western lifestyle is bad for your skin.  The environmental, hygiene, and diet may all impact the health of your skin.  Numerous skin care products may provide protection or health benefit, but the science is complicated.  Oxidative stress is a new concern with regards to skin cancer and more.  Let’s learn how to modify your […]

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Learn How Oxidative Stress Impacts Senior Care Choices

Mick Jagger taught Baby Boomers an important lesson this week.  Fitness activity is not enough to prevent Heart Disease.  Of all of the Stones, Mick was the last one that anyone would predict heart surgery.  Mick’s father was a Physical Education instructor and Mick learned his fitness lessons well.  According to news reports, he maintained […]

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Oxidative Stress is Blind Spot for Health Care

For drivers, the Blind Spot is the most dangerous unknown.  For Americans and others that consume the Western Diet, Oxidative Stress is the Blind Spot for Health Care.  Oxidative Stress is thought to be the cause of multiple health problems with many remaining asymptomatic for years.  The list of diseases attributed to Oxidative Stress include […]