Clinical Resource

AF-8 helps the body improve and support the well-being of the cardiovascular system.

A healthy cardiovascular system can have positive effects upon a wide range of ailments and studies have shown that ingredients contained within AF-8 have a multitude of benefits to an individual’s health.

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Thrombosis is the formation of a blood clot, known as a thrombus, within a blood vessel.

It prevents blood from flowing normally through the circulatory system. Nitric Oxide is essential for the prevention of thrombosis.

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Watch for these signs and symptoms if you think you or someone else may be having a stroke. 

Pay attention to when the signs and symptoms begin. The length of time they have been present can affect your treatment options.

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The blood clot that triggers a thrombotic stroke usually forms inside an artery that already has been narrowed by atherosclerosis.

This is a condition in which fatty deposits (plaques) build up inside blood vessels.

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Vascular dementia is the second most common cause of dementia and is increasing in prevalence in developing countries.

Vascular dementia usually occurs in association with vascular risk factors or after transient ischaemic attack (TIA) or stroke and commonly manifests with a decline in cognitive function, apathy and depression, and can eventually result in death.

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Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes

Your chances of developing type 2 diabetes depend on a combination of risk factors such as your genes and lifestyle. Although you can’t change risk factors such as family history, age, or ethnicity, you can change lifestyle risk factors around eating, physical activity, and weight. These lifestyle changes can affect your chances of developing type 2 diabetes.

Read about risk factors for type 2 diabetes below and see which ones apply to you. Taking action on the factors you can change can help you delay or prevent type 2 diabetes.

You are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes if you

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What are the symptoms of diabetes?

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Prevention of diabetes

Diabetes can cause serious health problems, such as heart disease, stroke, and eye and foot problems. Prediabetes also can cause health problems. The good news is that type 2 diabetes can be delayed or even prevented. The longer you have diabetes, the more likely you are to develop health problems.

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Hypertension summed-up

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10 ways to control hypertension without medication

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  • An Antiviral Mechanism of Nitric Oxide: Inhibition of a Viral Protease
  • Does Nitric Oxide Play a Critical Role in Viral Infections?

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Role of L-Arginine in Nitric Oxide production in health and hypertension.

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Effects of Arginine Supplementation on Athletic Performance Based on Energy Metabolism: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

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Acute L-arginine supplementation reduces the O2 cost of moderate-intensity exercise and enhances high-intensity exercise tolerance

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Kidney Disease (Nephropathy).

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The metabolic basis of arginine nutrition and pharmacotherapy.

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The Effects of Oral L-Arginine and L-Citrulline Supplementation on Blood Pressure.

*Always read the label. Use only as directed. Vitamin Supplements should not replace a balanced diet. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare professional.