Author: Alexa Abdelaziz

Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
What is Inflammation?
How Can We Manage Inflammation for Optimal Health? By: Dr. Alexa Abdelaziz, PhD Nutritional & Metabolic Biology In this article Understanding inflammation is incredibly important because it is involved in so many processes in our bodies. Inflammation generally gets a bad reputation, and deservedly so, as it is at the
MEND, 6 months ago
Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
Clinical Paper: Nutritional Interventions for Surgical Patients
During a state of trauma, such as injury or surgery, the body’s nutritional needs are expected to increase. The body enters a higher metabolic state and requires more energy, the immune system is weakened due to stress, and persistent inflammation delays full return to normal function. Surgical nutritional interventions have
MEND, 6 months ago
Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
Independent Testing & Verification in Dietary Supplements
Why more choice will be good for consumers By: Chris Gusty, Chief Operating OfficerAlexa Abdelaziz Ph.D., Director R&DKim Biedermann, Chief Science OfficerAs a manufacturer of clinical nutrition products and functional supplements, MEND is utilizing a new level of scientific research to test and verify the safety and efficacy of our
MEND, 8 months ago
Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
Clinical Evidence on Digestive Enzymes
What Are Digestive Enzymes & Why Are They Important to Digestive Health? By Alexa Abdelaziz, PhD, Director Research & Development, MEND What are Proteases? Unlike most muscle recovery supplements, MEND Regenerate stands out for uniquely including proteases in the formulation. Proteases are enzymes, which are proteins that facilitate and speed
MEND, 8 months ago
Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
How Does Your Body Heal During Sleep?
How Your Body Heals During Sleep & How You Can Enhance It By Dr. Alexa Abdelaziz PhD In this article When the body responds to injury, whether an elective surgery or an accidental injury, there is a generalized catabolic response (breakdown of complex substances into simpler ones), associated with weight
MEND, 11 months ago