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Mediterranean Plants May Fight Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s: Neurodegenerative Diseases Treatment

The Mediterranean diet has been linked to significant health benefits for years, such as lowered blood pressure, and now new research has found that chemicals extracted from two plants found in the region - the prickly pear and brown seaweed - could potentially combat Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears
It’s not Mediterranean plants, but the polyphenols in any colorful plant that have anti-inflammatory properties if consumed in high enough levels.  The will usually be in excess of 1,000 mg per day.

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