Certain Antioxidants Improve Lung Function

Charles et al. studied the effects of vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, vitamin E, magnesium and omega-3 fatty acids on pulmonary (lung) function in police officers.

Charles et al. concluded that an increased intake of the antioxidants vitamin A and magnesium, as well as vitamin E among current and former smokers, was associated with better pulmonary function. However, more research on the role of antioxidants on pulmonary function is needed. These results may not be applicable to to the general population because the study examined police officers only, persons who are more likely to have stronger physiques and high stress levels. It is possible that antioxidants may have different effects in other sub-populations.

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As Georgia starts to reopen, Acupuncture Atlanta is committed to providing quality care and helping you stay healthy in this environment defined by a new normal. Acupuncture at its core is a preventative modality and our practitioners are here to work with you and design a treatment plan that is suitable for your specific needs.

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