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Six ways astaxanthin targets cancer cells for destruction

Based on current data, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that roughly 38 percent of American adults will be diagnosed with some form of cancer at some point in their lives.

Ask the Expert: Omega-3 Fatty Acid

Omega-3 fatty acids (also known as n-3 fatty acids) are polyunsaturated fatty acids that are essential nutrients for health. We need omega-3 fatty acids for numerous normal body functions, such as controlling blood clotting and building cell membranes in the brain, and since our bodies cannot make omega-3 fats, we must get them through food. Omega-3 fatty acids are also associated with many health benefits, including protection against heart disease and possibly stroke. New studies are identifying potential benefits for a wide range of conditions including cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, and other autoimmune diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.

Top 4 ways to reduce muscle and joint pain

It seems that nearly everyone is dealing with some sort of muscle or joint pain. We often blame it on getting old, too much physical work or exercise, or other phantom factors that we obviously don't understand. Regardless of our notion of how it happened, we all really want it to go away. Here are some simple solutions to start.

Boost your energy and immunity with astaxanthin

Astaxanthin is widely considered one of the most powerful antioxidants on the planet. With well over 1,000 scientific papers, scientists have discovered how this incredible carotenoid molecule can improve your energy; prevent blindness and cellular inflammation - the root cause of chronic disease.

Astaxanthin found to reduce oxidation, DNA damage and liver cancer formation

Scientific evidence continues to mount showing that astaxanthin is one of the most potent antioxidants yet discovered. A study conducted by researchers from India's National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research found that astaxanthin not only can reduce oxidation of the liver but can actually prevent DNA damage and the early stages of liver cancer development.

Astaxanthin prevents cellular damage and disease

Astaxanthin, is one of the most amazing plant pigments – widely researched for its strong immune boosting capabilities. Studies reveal that astaxanthin is capable of enhancing antibody production, amplifying natural killer cell activity and acting as a potent anti-aging antioxidant. At sufficient levels, astaxanthin can dramatically decrease DNA damage and protect your cells from premature death.

Flush These "Dementia Markers" Out of Your Blood Stream

Daily supplementation using a natural pigment called astaxanthin -- the same coloring that gives flamingos their pink appearance -- can reduce the accumulation of phospholipid hydroperoxides.

Better than Vitamin E: One of the Easiest Ways to Reduce the Appearance of Wrinkles*

Bob Capelli is the Vice President of Cyanotech, the largest grower of astaxanthin in the world. Capelli has also co-authored some of the literature on astaxanthin.