Essays Tagged: "Antioxidant"

Vitamin C-Health effects

ular vitamin supplements in the US, it is also one of the most controversial. Vitamin C works as an antioxidant in aqueous environments of the body both inside and outside cells. Most other animals ca ... foods becomes very necessary for full vitamin intake. Vitamin C is intricately involved with other antioxidants, such as selenium and beta-carotene. While combining antioxidants provides greater bene ...

(1 pages) 49 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness


(3 pages) 42 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays


Analysis The intention of this experiment was to see if boys had more antioxidants than girls. It was shown in the class data that the boys didn't have more antioxidants ... ta that the boys didn't have more antioxidants in there saliva but there was variety in individuals antioxidants. When the test tubes had been put in the Spectrophotometer and then it was shown that e ... been put in the Spectrophotometer and then it was shown that every student had different amount of antioxidants in their salvia. Some girls had higher rate numbers than other girls and boys. Then the ...

(1 pages) 485 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Chemistry In The Kitchen: Food Additives

deterioration of the flavor and odor of fats and fatty constituents in it will be resulted. Hence, antioxidant are used widely in the production of food which fats and oils are used as raw materials ... s between two fatty acid chains. Oxygen bonding then can be found at the unsaturated site. Although antioxidants are effective in reducing rancidity and polymerization, they do not affect hydrolysis a ...

(4 pages) 19 0 3.4 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

How to Make College More Affordable

however by eating fruit such as berries, because the dark pigments present in them are loaded with antioxidants (Carlsen).It's important to understand the concept of "plants, not pills." Some vitamin ... the same nutrients from food, in safer doses for a lot less money.Plant foods average 64 times more antioxidants than meat, fish, eggs, and dairy, and spices usually contain even more antioxidants tha ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Investigation Vitamin C

exto] [Escriba texto]David Ramos Rivero Biology ASIS HIGH VITAMIN C ALL IT CLAIMS TO BE?IntroductionAntioxidants are chemicals that help prevent damage within cells by unstable radicals. Chemical reac ... eactions within cells produce radicals. Radicals are oxidising agents Vitamin C is an example of an antioxidant that prevents the damage caused by radicals by providing hydrogen atoms whose electrons ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology