Olive Leaf Extract may improve quality of life for arthritis sufferers

Supplementation with an olive extract decreased pain and inflammation, and improved the quality of life of people suffering from osteoarthritis, claims researchers from Arizona State University. The supplements also had the added benefit of decreasing homocysteine levels, a marker of improved cardiovascular health.

This is not the first time that olive extracts have been linked to improved bone health. Early epidemiological work by researchers from France’s INRA revealed that the olive polyphenols oleuropein and hydroxytyrosol had an impact on inflammation in bones.

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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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