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Effect of rooibos and red palm oil supplementation, alone or in combination, on cardiac function after exposure to hypertension and inflammation in an ischaemial/reperfusion injury model
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2013)
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is without a doubt one of the most challenging health issues of our time and accounts for the highest number of deaths in both developed and developing countries. Despite the huge strides that ...
Effects of dietary Garcinia kola supplementation and oxidative stress in isolated perfused rat hearts
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2014)
Background: Oxidative stress and chronic inflammation contributes significantly to the pathogenesis of several ischaemic heart diseases, including atherosclerotic plaque rupture and myocardial infarction. It is widely ...