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the role of PAF-R on atherosclerosis and how food components can inhibit it

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this post is from a recent review article of our team:┬áTargeting the Platelet-Activating Factor Receptor (PAF-R): Antithrombotic and Anti-Atherosclerotic Nutrients Cardiovascular diseases Atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the leading cause of morbidity and mortality globally [1]. Various factors contribute to the development of atherosclerosis, but evidence in recent decades has demonstrated that nutrition plays a … Continued

covid-19, inflammation, the role of diet and our new book

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The inflammatory and thrombo-inflammatory manifestations and cascades following SARS-CoV-2 infection are directly linked to the increased severity of COVID-19 complications, especially in patients with such underlying conditions and the elderly.

Thus, the potential for specific foods and nutrients that can beneficially affect COVID-19 severity and outcomes is gathering increasing interest from the scientific community, as well as the general population and media.