Are Antioxidants deadly?
In the news concerns are being discussed concerning the over use of antioxidants and a variety of supplements. (See: Antioxidants Link To Deadly Unintended Consequences," by Prof Randolf M. Howes M.D., Ph.D and DEADLY ANTIOXIDANTS; Why Your Daily Vitamins May Be Causing Problems and Shortening Your Life (and How You Can Turn on Your Body’s Own Antioxidants for Optimal Health)).
Do you understand why and would you be interested in learning the best way to keep your body healthy?
Some Antioxidant supplements may promote disease and increase mortality in humans under certain conditions.Hypothetically,free redicals induce an endogenous response that protects against exogenous radicals .Free radicals may increase life span.This increase may be prevented by antioxidants,providing direct evidence that toxic radicals may mitohormetically exert life extending and health promoting effects.
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