Metallothionein - The Body's Heavy Metal Guardian

Saturday, May 10, 2014 1:19:14 PM America/Los_Angeles

toxicityWe live in a toxic and polluted world, which contributes to our problem of widespread chronic disease. Our body does have some mechanisms to fight against this toxic bombardment, but these systems require nurturing and support. Among them are the heavy metal binding proteins Metallothioneins. Learn about how they safeguard the body against toxic metals and what you can do to support them in this article from the Nutrikon Wellness Center.

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Homocysteine: The Pharoah's Poison

Friday, April 11, 2014 5:55:58 PM America/Los_Angeles

heartAmong the more recent discoveries in medicine is the fact that elevated levels of a particular amino acid called homocysteine can indicate a greatly increased risk of cardiovascular disease, specifically coronary artery disease, stroke, and heart attacks. In this article, from the Nutrikon Wellness Center, learn some simple steps you can take to improve your health by lowering your homocysteine levels naturally.

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N-Acetyl Cysteine, The Old Dog With Some New Tricks

Friday, October 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM America/Los_Angeles

Do you like the smell of rotten eggs? While I’m sure the great majority of mankind would say no, our bodies have a great need of those foul smelling, sulfur-containing compounds inside eggs, predominantly, methionine and cysteine.

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