Author: Alexa Abdelaziz

Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
Good Health That You Can See
Why managing blood sugar is so vital to skin health & youth By Alexa Abdelaziz, PhD Nutritional & Metabolic Biology Unfortunately, high blood sugar is a crisis in this country affecting a significant majority of the population and many of us remain completely unaware. Added sugars are in many foods
MEND, 4 days ago
Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
Anthocyanins as an Adjunct in Heart Health
Douglas Jacoby, MD, FACC, FNLA, FASPC, Board Certified Cardiologist and Lipidologist Kim Biedermann, PhD Chief Science Officer at Mend Alexa Abdelaziz, PhD, Director of Research and Development at Mend This article is intended for a professional audience. Consumers should always consult with their physician before considering any natural products for their
MEND, 2 months ago
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, 12 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, 12 months ago
Author: Alexa Abdelaziz
Independent Testing & Verification in Dietary Supplements
As 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 products and ensure the highest level of evidence and quality. We take a number of steps to ensure that our clients
MEND, 1 year 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, 1 year 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, 1 year ago