Vitamin C: The Discovery Scurvy, a clinical syndrome that results from vitamin C deficiencies, was first reported in 1550 BC. The description from Hippocrates sounds grim: “The mouth feels bad; the gums are detached from the teeth; blood runs from the nostrils…ulcerations on the legs; some of these heal… skin is thin.” In the 18th
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Where in the Body is Arthritis? All in the Joint A joint is any place where two or more bones connect, including your shoulder, elbow, knee, and jaw. Adults have over 200 joints, allowing mobility, flexibility, and the ability to stay physically active. For every joint in your body: A flexible tissue called, cartilage, lines
“Get more energy! Burn fat faster! Build muscle! Recover quicker!” Ergogenic Aids – Or – Workout Supplements Those are among the many claims of ergogenic aids, more commonly called exercise or workout supplements, which you will find as powders, pills, and liquids in warehouse chains, fitness stores, health food grocery stores, vitamin shops, and many
What is Collagen? The benefits of collagen are significant given that it is your body’s most abundant and major structural protein accounting for about one-third of the total protein and three-quarters of the dry weight of skin in humans. The word comes from the Greek, “kólla,” meaning, glue. Collagen literally acts like glue to provide
Heavy Weights? Protein Shakes? Zero Gains? Ways to Build Muscle, Naturally If you want to build muscle, you hit the gym four or five times a week, most likely lifting heavy weights, followed by chugging a hulking protein shake. You fuel-up on foods like egg whites and skinless chicken breast at meals and snacks. At