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Glucosamine–Chondroitin Combination Results in Reduction in Joint Space Narrowing (JSN)
As reported in January 2014 in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, a study by the University of Sydney titled "Glucosamine and chondroitin for knee osteoarthritis: a double-blind randomised placebo-controlled clinical trial" demonstrated that a supplement of "glucosamine–chondroitin resulted in a statistically significant (p=0.046) reduction of 2-year JSN compared to...
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Collagen clue reveals new drug target for untreatable form of lung cancer
Collagen, the stuff of ligaments and skin, and the most abundant protein in the human body, has an extraordinary role in triggering chemical signals that help protect the body from cancer, a new study reveals. Scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, have uncovered a series of chemical signals sent...
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World Cancer Day
Join us in supporting #WorldCancerDay. Help raise awareness, support those fighting it. Visit Take care of yourself, and you can help care for others. Live a healthy lifestyle, including a diet rich in fresh vegetables and fruits, and get plenty of exercise. Given the extraordinary benefits of...
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Japanese Supplement Market Size
The Japanese market segment which includes collagen supplements is nearly US$1 billion today, highlighting the cultural interest and support of these products, with the results literally seen in the poplulation. Further, the global market for nutricosmetics is forecast to reach over US$4 billion by the year 2017, driven by the increasing...
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