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IB 117 _18 CV Coronary Art

IB 117 _18 CV Coronary Art - Lycopersicum esculenta South...

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IB 117 Thomas Carlson Cardiovascular remedies which reduce coronary artery disease Plant origin Geographical origin Mechanism of action / therapeutic uses Omega-3-fatty acids flaxseed oil (Europe) walnut oil (Europe) hemp oil (Asia) salmon oil these polyunsaturated fats are anti-inflammatory & reduce cardiovascular disease Monounsaturated oils Olive oil Canola oil Peanut oil Avocado oil Sesame oil Almond oil reduce cardiovascular disease Flavonoids in tea Camellia sinensis China Antioxidant and reduces LDL oxidation chocolate Theobroma cocoa South America Antioxidant and reduces LDL oxidation Lycopene from tomato paste
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Unformatted text preview: Lycopersicum esculenta South America Antioxidant Genistein isoflavone Glycine max China reduce cardiovascular disease acetylsalicylic acid, Filipendula ulmaria Europe Inhibits cyclooxygenase which inhibits prostaglandin synthesis & reduces platelet hemostasis coumadin derived from dicoumarol Melilotus officinalis Europe Antagonizes vitamin K and inhibits prothrombin in the liver catechin Potentilla fragariodes hemostatic garlic Allium sativum Eurasia lowers lipids oat bran Avena sativa Europe Binds lipids in GI tract & reduces lipid absorption Sitostanol (benecol) Pinus spp. Europe lowers cholesterol...
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