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Colorado Springs Chiropractic Nutrition Info: Hawthorn Extract Is Anti-Oxidant and Anti-Cell Death

The hawthorn tree…more than just a shade tree growing in the northern hemisphere. The hawthorn tree’s medicinal status is growing! Just as its shade is welcome when it’s hot, the antimicrobial, antibacterial, and antioxidant properties of hawthorn extract are welcome to diminish bacteria, oxidation effects and more. Already found to have favorable benefits for cardiovascular health and treatment of cardiovascular disorders via its flavonoid content, the hawthorn tree’s flavonoid content established it as valuable for more issues including spinal cord injury and staph infection. (1,2) The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR establishes Colorado Springs chiropractic treatment plans with integrated nutrition to address these issues and more with nutrients like those from hawthorn when appropriate. The Colorado Springs chiropractic care is always centered on what your body needs!

FLAVONOIDS IN HAWTHORN LEAVES’ EXTRACT

Hawthorn leaves’ antioxidant and antimicrobial attributes are expanding its reputation as a well-known herbal medicine plant. Hawthorn’s total phenols, total flavonoid content, and antioxidant activity tested well in a recent study, especially for hyperoside, chlorogenic acid, and isoquercetin in hawthorn fruits. (2) Methanol and ethanol extracts of hawthorn showed high levels of total flavonoids and polyphenols. The methanol extract of hawthorn showed the strongest antibacterial level against bacteria, especially stapholococcus aureus (SA). It harmed the cell wall and membrane of SA and inhibited its enzyme activity, raised reactive oxygen species, changed gene expression, and provoked SA cell death. (3) Hawthorn’s methanol extract is powerful!

FLAVONOIDS IN CARE OF SPINAL CORD INJURY

Research set for a publication date of 2021 shares the powerful therapeutic benefits of hawthorn leaves’ flavonoids for spine cord injury. Hawthorn leaves were found to have an abundance of total flavonoid species and content. Research described that this kind of plenty of flavonoids can lessen apoptosis (cell death) and use neuroprotective effects to promote motor function in rats with spinal cord injury. (4) An appealing step toward possible human benefit and Colorado Springs back pain decrease.

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Schedule your next Colorado Springs chiropractic visit with The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR.  Nutritional considerations are vital in general Colorado Springs chiropractic care particularly when benefits of natural sources like the hawthorn tree are anti-oxidant, anti-microbial and anti-cell death in spinal issues, foci of care at The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR. The hawthorn is so much more just a tree like Colorado Springs chiropractic care is so much more than just a treatment. See you soon!

 
The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR presents new research regarding the flavonoids of the hawthorn tree leaves’ extract that are antioxidant, antibacterial, antimicrobial and anti-cell death.  
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