28 Sep '13, 4pm

Antioxidants: What’s the Big Whoop? | Healthy Bitch Daily

Antioxidants: What’s the Big Whoop? | Healthy Bitch Daily

You hear about them all the time. You can’t see them, you can’t touch them, you can’t taste them, you can’t smell them. But they are there. Inside so many of the sources provided to us by nature. And they just might save your life. Paying attention yet? They’re called antioxidants, and you need them. Now . Antioxidants are basically substances found in fruits and vegetables, and these substances can actually inhibit (and reverse) the effects of oxidative stress in the body. So, what the hell is oxidative stress? Oxidative stress is basically what happens when your cells get altered or killed. While oxidation is a natural process that keeps the body healthy, it also has a downside: “While the body metabolizes oxygen very efficiently, 1% or 2% of cells will get damaged in the process and turn into free radicals,” explains Jeffrey Blumberg, PhD, professor of nutrition at Tuft...

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What Should You Always Buy Organic? | Healthy Bitch Daily

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