• Bell Peppers to Help Ward Off Parkinson's

    13 days ago - By Nutrition Facts

    Parkinson's disease is a movement disorder striking 1 percent of our older population and is the 14 th leading cause of death in the United States. While we don't really know what causes it, we do know that people with a smoking history only appear to have about half the risk. Of course, “moking is hugely damaging to health; any benefit derived from a reduction in risk of Parkinson's disease is outweighed by the increased risks of cancer and cardiovascular disease,” as well as lung disease, but this shouldn't stop us from “evaluating tobacco components for possible neuroprotective...
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