Articles About Free Radicals


  • Coconut Oil For Health and Beauty
    Coconut Oil For Health and Beauty

    Author Vuslat Eksi

    Coconut oil is an edible oil extracted from the kennel of matured coconuts.  It has been widely used as food, medicine and as a beauty product for centuries in native tropical cultures.  In fact, Pacific Islanders hold the coconut tree so highly that they refer to it as “The Tree of Life.” It is perhaps one of the most versatile products out there: from cooking to beauty its uses are endless.  
  • 5 Superfoods to Add to Your Diet Today
    5 Superfoods to Add to Your Diet Today

    Author Talia Marcheggiani

    When it comes to nutritional advice, naturopathic doctors (myself included) tend to take more than we give. We provide long lists of foods that are forbidden–gluten, dairy, processed foods, fried foods–but do not often provide our patients with foods that they can add to their diets.
  • Antioxidants: our protector against environmental stress and internal inflammation
    Antioxidants: our protector against environmental stress and internal inflammation

    Author Dr. Sacha Elliott

    Antioxidants are a naturally occurring substance in food which act as potent free radical scavenger. Free radicals damage proteins, fats and DNA in the body and contribute to aging and degenerative disease.