In 2010, HealthFocus reported the following top Health issues for Americans:
Mental sharpness (65%),
Heart health (62%),
Vision problems (57%),
Appearance/skin (51%), and
Joint heath (51%).
Many of these conditions are related to oxidative stress and free radicals. It is no wonder that demand for anti-oxidants continues to be on the rise
Today’s consumers— want to understand how antioxidants help their well-being, especially specific health conditions. The Boomers, huge in number, with more disposable income than any previous generation and committed to staying active--means they are likely to consider antioxidants for fighting off premature aging, inflammatory conditions like arthritis and brain-related disorders.
FoodieDoc, Anna Resurreccion, Ph.D.