vitamin E

Beneficial Effects of Vitamin E in Diabetic Wound Healing

In diabetic condition, wound healing may be impaired or delayed due to high reactive oxygen species (ROS) and low antioxidant levels.
Vitamin E is an antioxidant which exerts both systemic and topical effects. The effects of vitamin E on wound healing remains controversial.
Numerous studies have been carried out to observe the ability of vitamin E in modulating signal transduction and gene expression.
However, the detailed molecular mechanisms are not yet clear. Vitamin E may promote healing by supressing ROS generation

Modulation of Plasma Antioxidant Vitamins and Oxidative Stress Biomarkers by Tai Chi Exercise

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese martial art practiced as a form of exercise and used as an alternative treatment for certain diseases. It is a very suitable form of exercise for the elderly as it is low impact and involves slow rhythmic movements.
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