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Vitamin E – fertility vitamin with a wide effect
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November 2017

Vitamin E – fertility vitamin with a wide effect

Why we need vitamin E? Vitamin E is essential in many important metabolic processes allowing the functioning of many enzymes including production of proteins. However its most important feature is acting against damage caused by free radicals – harmful oxidizing agents occurring in every cell of the organism. Many antioxidants act in water solutions, as […]

Omega-3 fatty acids (DHA and EPA)
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November 2017

Omega-3 fatty acids (DHA and EPA)

What are Omega-3 fatty acids? Fatty acids are the main component in assembly of cellular membranes, both outer encapsulating the cell, and inner – multilayer, covering insides of the cell creating thousands of smaller areas, separate for every chemical reaction. They create vesicles allowing the cells to secrete substances outside, to intercellular space. It is especially […]

Collagen and its properties
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November 2017

Collagen and its properties

What is collagen? Collagen is a basic building block of our organism – it builds the ‘skeleton’ of cells, tissues and organs of the whole organism, especially the connective tissues (bones, cartilage, tendons, ligaments or skin are mainly made of collagen). It is also responsible for the look and condition of hair, nails or eyeballs. […]

Everything about Rosacea
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June 2017

Everything about Rosacea

Definition – what is Rosacea? Rosacea is a common, chronic and in several cases – life-disruptive skin disorder that mainly affects facial skin, although it can also appear on scalp, neck, ears or chest. The most frequently appearing sign of Rosacea is facial erythema (or facial redness) and skin inflammation, which can also be accompanied […]

How to start running?
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May 2017

How to start running?

Everybody runs. And you want to run too. You google a tired phrase: ‘How to start running’ and you are flooded with articles about how fast you should run at the beginning, after what time you can take part in a marathon, how important are gadgets and how much they cost. And the zeal passes. Is it […]

Everything about psoriasis – causes, symptoms, treatment
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May 2017

Everything about psoriasis – causes, symptoms, treatment

Definition and general information about Psoriasis Psoriasis is one of the common skin diseases, which is characterised by thick, reddish plaques and silvery scales that cover the affected area. The term “Psoriasis” is derived from Greek and means “an itching condition” (from Greek psora meaning “itch” and the suffix –sis standing for “action, condition”). The […]

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Everything about psoriasis – causes, symptoms, treatment
05

May 2017

Everything about psoriasis – causes, symptoms, treatment

Definition and general information about Psoriasis Psoriasis is one of the common skin diseases, which is characterised by thick, reddish plaques and silvery scales that cover the affected area. The term “Psoriasis” is derived from Greek and means “an itching condition” (from Greek psora meaning “itch” and the suffix –sis standing for “action, condition”). The […]

Vitamin C – left-handed, natural or artificial
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February 2018

Vitamin C – left-handed, natural or artificial

Vitamin C from a chemical point of view is L-Ascorbic Acid, so belonging to the levorotatory organic compounds and it is why it is popularly called “left-handed”. Ascorbic Acid belongs to compounds having different forms of their molecules – seemingly identical, but being one to another as reflected in a mirror, or as a right […]

Everything about Rosacea
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June 2017

Everything about Rosacea

Definition – what is Rosacea? Rosacea is a common, chronic and in several cases – life-disruptive skin disorder that mainly affects facial skin, although it can also appear on scalp, neck, ears or chest. The most frequently appearing sign of Rosacea is facial erythema (or facial redness) and skin inflammation, which can also be accompanied […]

Collagen and its properties
28

November 2017

Collagen and its properties

What is collagen? Collagen is a basic building block of our organism – it builds the ‘skeleton’ of cells, tissues and organs of the whole organism, especially the connective tissues (bones, cartilage, tendons, ligaments or skin are mainly made of collagen). It is also responsible for the look and condition of hair, nails or eyeballs. […]