Antioxidants May Combat Influenza Virus

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Posted on 13th November 2009 by admin in Health Alerts

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If you’ve had the flu, you know about the concern of liquid building up in your lungs. A new study shows that antioxidants can help fight the flu and its potential damaging effects.

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Antioxidants Could Offer Protection to the Lungs During Flu Season

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Posted on 3rd November 2009 by admin in Health Alerts

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A report published in the November 2009 issue of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) Journal revealed the discovery of researchers at the University of Alabama and Southern Research Institute in Birmingham of a protective effect for antioxidants against lung damage caused by the influenza virus.

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Green Tea Extracts May Slow Smokers’ Lung Damage

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Posted on 27th October 2009 by admin in Health Alerts

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Results in a new study show daily consumption of a Chinese green tea extract may slow the damage of cigarette smoke in the lungs. Read more here.