Do Antioxidants Lower the Risk of Cancer?

One reason dietitians recommend eating fruits and vegetables is that they’re high in compounds and chemicals with antioxidant activity. Antioxidants are substances that reduce oxidative stress and the cell and tissue damage it can cause. Experts believe oxidative stress plays a role in aging and in other diseases, including cancer.…

Do You Have One of these Common Medical Conditions That Increases the Risk of Tendinopathy?

The word tendinopathy describes several common conditions that affect tendons, the tough bands of connective tissue that attach muscle to bone. These conditions include tendinitis and tendinosis. Although they have similarities the two are distinct. The more common is tendinosis, degenerative changes to a tendon, often because of overuse. In…
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