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Mussel Oil: New Hope for Asthma Patients

Posted June 1, 2013

Green-lipped mussel oil was found to improve lung function and reduce airway inflammation in asthmatics who experience exercise-induced bronchoconstriction, finds study.

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Green-lipped mussel omega-3s reduce exercise asthma

Posted May 30, 2013

New Zealand green-lipped mussel omega-3s improved respiratory function in exercising asthmatics, Indiana University researchers have found.

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Mussel Extract, Glucosamine Reduce Joint Pain, Improve GI Function

Posted September 6, 2012

A University of Queensland, Australia, study found green-lipped mussel (GLM) extract and glucosamine effective in treating joint pain and stiffness. The study, published in Inflammopharmacology, evaluated the effect of GLM extract and glucosamine sulphate in 38 patients with knee osteoarthritis.

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Probiotic Supplementation May Reduce Myocardial Infarction Size

Posted April 30, 2012

In a study involving rats with antibiotic-induced intestinal dysbiosis, treatment with the antibiotic (vancomycin) was found to reduce circulating leptin levels by 38%, resulting in smaller myocardial infarcts (27% reduction) and improved recovery of post-ischemic mechanical function (35%), as compared with controls.

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