Are You Absorbing Enough CoQ10?
Many people today supplement with CoQ10 for antioxidant and health-promoting properties, but only a portion of CoQ10 is absorbed into the bloodstream. Life Extension introduces a new emulsified form of CoQ10 that provides significantly more bioavailability than previous versions.
Sesame Lignans Dramatically Increase Vitamin E Activity
Sesame seeds and its oil have long been considered a health food in Japan and China. Recent studies on this historic nutrient determine how sesame lignans boosts levels of the antioxidant vitamin E in the body.
The Virtues of Whole Soy Supplements
A myriad of published studies have shown the benefits of soy isoflavones. But, other constituents of soy also provide significant cell protective effects.
Why Green Tea Has Become Such a Critical Supplement
Green tea is second only to water as the most consumed beverage in the world. Life Extension reveals just what makes Green Tea such an important nutrient.
Top Ten Steps for Achieving Optimal Health
With new health findings being touted daily, consumers are often confused about what they should be doing to maintain optimal health. This special section compiles a listing of the best documented life-extending nutrients, hormones, and drugs.
Why So Many People Suffer From Aching Joints
Aging too often results in the breakdown of healthy joint function and structure. Increasing evidence points to destructive inflammatory factors as culprits behind the joint problem humans face as they get older.
A Better Form of Lipoic Acid
Lipoic acid has become one of the most popular dietary supplements in the United States. Most lipoic acid supplements consist of two forms of lipoic acid, but only one of them is responsible for for its antioxidant effects. Are you getting the right form?
New Brain Regeneration Nutrient Grows Neurites
Brain cells communicate with each other because they are connected by neurites. Acetyl-l-carnitine-arginate is a patented form of acetyl-L-carnitine that stimulates the growth of new neurites in the brain.
How Sesame Lignans Enhance the Effects of GLA
Life Extension reports new information indicating that sesame lignans could enable gamma linolenic acid to work much better in the body.
The Coming Age of Vege-Medicine
Researchers at the University of Maryland discovered that the vege-compound Indole-3-Carbinol suppresses a protein that speeds up the growth of cancer cells. Life Extension reveals how broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables may hold significant health benefits.
Do You Trust Your Nutrient Supplier?
A growing concern amongst physicians and consumers is whether dietary supplements contain all of the active ingredients listed on the label. Well-publicized analyses of commercial supplements show considerable variation in ingredient quality and quantity.
Defective SAMe Enters US Market
In 2004, some consumers reported that they tried commercial SAMe products, but did not obtain the desired benefits. Further investigations uncovered defective SAMe raw material was imported to the US market. Make sure you buy your SAMe from a trusted source.
Life Extension Funds Research to Combat Aging and Death
The healthy human life span will be extended radically in the 21st century. The Life Extension Foundation is doing everything in its power to enable this revolutionary breakthrough to occur sooner rather than later.