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Specialized Pro-Resolving Mediators (SPMs) and Diabetic Wound Healing

SPMs and Diabetic Wound Healing Approximately 29.1 million Americans, or 9.3% of the population, have diabetes with Type 2 Diabetes (T2DM) representing 90-95% of...
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An Overview on Prebiotics – Part 2

Series Part 2: An Overview on Prebiotics This multi-part series will help you understand what prebiotics are, what they do, and how they may...
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Specialized Pro-Resolving Mediators (SPMs) and Osteoarthritis

SPMs and Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are both inflammatory disorders that affect the cartilage and the lining of the joints, respectively....
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Resolution of Inflammation: A More Effective Way of...

SPMs are Different from Omega-3 Fatty Acids For the past 40 years, clinical research in inflammation has been focused on blocking, suppressing or inhibiting...
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Inflammation in Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Role of SPMs

Inflammation in Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Role of SPMs Osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are both inflammatory disorders that affect the cartilage and the...
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Inflammation and Menopause: Cardiovascular Outcomes and Specialized Pro-Resolving Mediators

Inflammation and Menopause: Cardiovascular Outcomes and Specialized Pro-Resolving Mediators So far in our series on inflammation and specialized pro-resolving mediators (SPMs), we have covered...
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Asthma, Inflammation, and Resolution with SPMs

Asthma, Inflammation, and Resolution with SPMs Pathology & Prevalence of Asthma Asthma is a common chronic respiratory disorder that is characterized by “asthma attacks”...
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An Overview on Prebiotics – Part 1

Series Part 1: An Overview on Prebiotics This multi-part series will help you understand what prebiotics are, what they do, and how they may...
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SPMs and Inflammation in Aging

SPMs and Inflammation in Aging Intuitively, we understand that our health status declines as we age. Increasing incidence of morbidity associated with chronic diseases...
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SPMs and Ulcerative Colitis

SPMs and Ulcerative Colitis Inflammatory digestive disorders are very common and fall under the umbrella term “Inflammatory Bowel Disease,” or IBD. IBD primarily includes...
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Metabolic Syndrome and Inflammation Resolution

Metabolic Syndrome and Inflammation Resolution Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a chronic health condition comprised of a group of risk factors that raise the risk...
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Vascular Disease and SPMs

Vascular Disease and SPMs Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) is the most common form of heart disease and is a leading cause of death in the United...
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KOL Insights & Clinical Perspectives on SPMs: SPMs on...

KOL Insights & Clinical Perspectives on SPMs: SPMs on Various Clinical & Inflammatory States Author: Kirti Salunkhe, MD Many chronic diseases including cardiovascular disease, arthritis, diabetes,...
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The Role of Endogenous Sex Hormones in the Development...

The Role of Endogenous Sex Hormones in the Development of Type 2 Diabetes Hormonal balance is recognized as a factor in the development of...
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Triclosan: Friend or Foe?

Author: Jennifer R. Ryan, ND MS A thought-provoking article in the July 22, 2016 Issue of Science posed the question “Is triclosan harming your microbiome”?1...
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Let’s Not Waste!

Author: GM van Dijk Although I grew up with my mother cooking and frying with margarine, my kitchen cabinet contains a variety of oils....
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Please Remind Me How To Eat Healthily!

Author: GM van Dijk   November 4th, the Health Council of the Netherlands presented the new guidelines for healthy nutrition. These new guidelines came...
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Are Genes Our Destiny?

Author: GM van Dijk Organisation: ErasmusAGE, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands I never really thought about genetic testing. I knew about it, in relation to genetic...
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