At this writing, plenty of Americans – in the East, Midwest and even the South — are enduring the winter of 2014-2015 chills. And so what do we do when the mercury plummets? Turn up the thermostat, of course! You see, we modern Americans have been programed to crank up the heat in the winter.
Whether you are a yoga instructor or an air traffic controller, there will always be something in your life that causes stress. Bills, work, family, even the incessant ticking of the clock, can all put you over the edge.
Our research colleagues at the Linus Pauling Institute have discovered yet another benefit of Juvenon’s key ingredient, lipoic acid. It seems that this mighty micronutrient resets and synchronizes circadian rhythms, or the biological clock found in most life forms.
I, for one, take little comfort in the recommendation to “age gracefully.” Is that really the only respectable action we can take when faced with the seemingly inevitable decline in mental and physical activity as we get older? Or is there evidence that we may be able to slow-down, possibly even reverse, some of those uninvited changes?
Structurally, the difference between the acetyl-L-carnitine (ALC) and L-carnitine (LC) is that ALC is an LC molecule that also contains an attached acetic acid group. This structural difference is small, but it produces a considerable difference in the biochemical properties of the molecule and, consequently, in its effects on metabolism.