Top 10 Surprising Benefits of C60 Oil

Spherical fullerene molecule. 3D illustration.

Buckminsterfullerene, buckyballs or C60, is a complicated nanostructure that scavenges rogue electrons, preventing them from breaking down useful biomolecules in a devastating chain-reaction [R].

In terms of electron transition energy, C60 is classed as a metal, just like metals degrades and rusts from superoxides, C60 is a perfect carbon based superoxide absorber and prevents life from degrading [R]. Other metal-based superoxide absorbers are zinc, copper, and magnesium [R].

Although, there are new theories to accommodate for just how powerfully anti-aging C60 appears to be.

Some think that by absorbing nearby acid, protons, C60 is then attracted to the mitochondria and carries the protons, superoxide acceptors, to prevent the very source of damage from the electron transport chain [R].

C60 has been simulated to sit inside the membrane of cells and is thought to channel protons to the source of the problem [R, R].

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Health Benefits of Red Yeast Rice


The ferment, like yogurt or cheese, Red Yeast Rice is where we isolate a certain cholesterol-lowering substance, a statin – lovastatin (R). Red Yeast Rice can be brewed into sake, vinegar, wine, and food pickling or used simply for its red color (R).

It has been shown Red Yeast Rice lowers cholesterol, lowers high blood pressure, lowers inflammation, lowers blood sugar, prevents cancer and increases bone growth (R).

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45 Benefits Of Pycnogenol (Pine Bark Extract)


I have been vaporizing an oil form of Pine Bark Extract for 2 years now since I found out about its anti-cancer and anti-infection effects – two important points for longevity – and noticed the ease of breathing while walking through a pine forest. It can also lower cholesterol and blood pressure, and reduce free radical damage.

This article will summarize the reference supported findings of the scientific research surrounding Pine Bark Extract constituents, first in regards to conditions of illness and in normal healthy situations and then in a technical mechanism response.

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Copper Part 1: The Good and Bad of Copper, and Ways to Increase or Decrease Your Copper Absorption


Copper is an important trace mineral. We need it for normal growth, bone strength, immune function, and cardiovascular health. However, too much of it can be toxic. Read this post to learn more about the health benefits of copper, harmful effects of copper overload, and ways to change your copper absorption.

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All About Histamine: The Good and The Bad


Histamine is widely known as a substance that contributes to allergies, asthma, eczema, and coughs.

In addition, histamine is also a neurotransmitter with very important roles both in the brain and in the gut. Read this post to learn more about histamine.

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Glucocorticoid Receptors: Gateways to Control Your Levels of Stress, Inflammation, and Anxiety

Glucocorticoid receptors help the body determine how to respond to the “stress hormones” including cortisol.   Poor response to these hormones can lead to anxiety, inflammation, and other health issues, and could be a result of poor glucocorticoid receptor function.  Learn how to tell if this could be at the root of your health issues and what you can do about it below.

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35+ Proven Health Benefits of Vitamin D (Part 1)


Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is naturally present in very few foods. It helps fight against cancer, improves physical performance, prevents osteoporosis, helps promote brain function and reduces depression. Deficiency of this vitamin may lead to brain disorders like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s.

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All about HbA1c and 33 Reasons to Maintain Healthy HbA1c Levels (Part 1)


HbA1c is an indicator of long-term glucose levels and has been recommended for diagnosing diabetes by the American Diabetes Association. Increased HbA1c in nondiabetics, apart from being a risk factor for diabetes, is also associated with cardiovascular disease and elevated all-cause mortality. Ideally, you would want to keep your HbA1c low, but also stable. Read on to find out why, and to learn about all the factors that can help you improve your HbA1c levels.

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12 Reasons You Should Embrace The Cold Exposure and Cold Showers


From freezing showers to cryotherapy tanks, cold exposure is in vogue amongst health conscious people. And rightly so; simple practices that can enhance nervous system health, decrease inflammation and promote longevity are rare.

In this article, we will explore the scientific research to uncover the many benefits of getting cold. We will also touch on the best ways to approach cold exposure as, whilst we should embrace the cold, we need to be aware of its power.

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13 Health Benefits of Retinoic Acid Receptors (RARs) Activation – Leaky gut, Autoimmunity, and Metabolism


Optimizing Retinoic Acid Receptors (RARs) function can help you fix leaky gut, lose weight, fix insulin resistance and heal from autoimmune diseases. Read this post to learn about 13 positive and negative effects of RAR activation, and ways to improve them.

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