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Two to the heart: Cardio essentials

By | August 13th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Heart disease includes a number of separate but often related conditions, such as angina, congestive heart failure, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and atherosclerosis. As the number one cause of death in North America, heart disease is strongly linked to diet and lifestyle choices, though genetic predisposition can be a factor. A number of nutritional [...]

Anti-aging Essentials: the top picks

By | August 13th, 2015|HNU Archive, Natural Beauty|

Oxidation, or free-radical damage, is the main force behind what we call aging. It wrinkles our skin, clouds our vision and may even clog our arteries. It can also lead to diseases such as arthritis, cataracts, Alzheimer’s, heart disease and cancer. Free radicals get to us through air pollution, food chemicals, toxins in water, sunlight [...]

Nutrient combo prevents vision loss

By | July 25th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Free radical or oxidative damage is strongly linked to aged-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in Canada. Therefore, researchers believe that antioxidants such as vitamins C and E, bilberry, lutein and selenium may play a key role in prevention and treatment. Another potent antioxidant, coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), was the subject of two [...]

Supplements improve male infertility

By | June 27th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Fertility problems affect about one in six couples and 30% of cases are linked to improper sperm production. For couples with this issue, two recent studies highlight the benefits of nutritional supplements. At the University of Ancona in Italy, a pilot study examined the effects of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) on 22 men, aged 25 to [...]

Cut asthma risk with antioxidants

By | June 27th, 2015|HNU Archive|

A study by scientists at the Institute of Preventive and Clinical Medicine in Slovakia found that people with asthma had lower levels of antioxidants than did healthy people. In this study, the levels of the antioxidants coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol (vitamin E) were measured in 56 asthmatic people, aged 19 to 72 years. [...]

Anti-aging Essentials: the top three

By | June 26th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Oxidation, or free-radical damage, is the main force behind what we call aging. It wrinkles our skin, clouds our vision and may even clog our arteries. It can also lead to diseases such as arthritis, cataracts, Alzheimer’s, heart disease and cancer. Free radicals get to us through air pollution, food chemicals, toxins in water, sunlight [...]

CoQ10 may help the troubled brain

By | June 8th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Coenzyme Q10 is a nutrient found in all living things, including humans. Produced by the body, CoQ10 works with enzymes to produce metabolic reactions, and is essential for energy production. CoQ10 is also a potent antioxidant — so potent that it is widely used in Europe and Asia in the treatment of congestive heart failure. [...]

Coenzyme Q10 offers migraine relief

By | June 7th, 2015|HNU Archive|

The word “migraine” originates from the Greek word “hemikrania,” meaning “half a skull” — a fitting description, since many who suffer from migraines say their head feels “split in two” from the pain! A migraine headache can incapacitate even the healthiest individual with its pain, nausea, dizziness and blurred vision. It may last anywhere from [...]

A Healthy Heart: Top 3 Supplements

By | May 29th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Heart disease includes a number of separate but often related conditions, such as angina, congestive heart failure, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and atherosclerosis. As the number one cause of death in North America, heart disease (cardiovascular disease) is strongly linked to diet and lifestyle choices, though genetic predisposition can be a factor. A number [...]

Co-enzyme Q-10 may slow Parkinson’s

By | May 29th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative disorder of the brain in which patients develop tremor, slowness of movement and stiffness of muscles. In a recent clinical trial with 80 Parkinson’s disease patients, high dosages of co-enzyme Q-10 (CoQ10) slowed by 44% the progressive deterioration in function that occurs in the disease. The greatest benefit was seen [...]