Arterial Plaque

Bromelain Has Cardiovascular Benefits Too

…helps break down fibrin clots.) Even more surprising, bromelain may be able to "clean" arteries of atherosclerotic plaquing before a problem occurs. In an animal study, bromelain broke down arteriosclerotic plaque in the aortas of rabbits. Bromelain also has been shown to be very effective in treating…

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Increase Omega-3 for Heart Health

…omega-3 oils contribute to cardiovascular disease? It is well established that inflammation in the body plays a role in the development of plaque in the arteries. Research has shown that you can reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease by reducing inflammation. And at the risk of oversimplifying matters…

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Why You Should Eat More Garlic

…Antifungal — eliminating fungal growth * Hypoglycemic — lowering blood sugar levels * Antiatheroselerotic — eliminating clogging or plaque buildup in the arteries and lowering cholesterol and triglyceride levels In fact, research at the UCLA Medical Center has confirmed the power of using garlic extracts…

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Why Glycation Is Harmful To Your Health

…Harmful to Your Health When proteins in blood vessels undergo glycation, you get stiffer, less flexible arteries, which lead to higher blood pressure, plaque formation, blood flow blockages, heart and artery disease, stroke, heart attack, etc. The smallest blood vessels are the hardest hit, such as those in…

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