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Curcuminoids from Curcuma Longa in Disease Prevention & Treatment

Released by Sabinsa Corporation

October 4, 2016

Acute vs. chronic inflammation

The inflammatory cycle is often treated with a "band-aid" type approach to quell immediate pain. However it is inflammation as a lingering, rather than an acute process that is increasingly attracting attention.  It is considered as the root-cause of many diseases that remain poorly understood or treated.   Cardiovascular disease, a leading cause of mortality in the world, is no longer considered a disorder of lipid accumulation, but rather a disease process characterized by low-grade inflamation of the vascular lining (endothelial cells) and an innappropriate "wound healing response' of the blood vessels.

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