Experts from the American chemical society have proved that the substance xanthohumol acts as a powerful antioxidant, helps in the prevention of cancer, improves the cardiovascular system. Interestingly, a large enough concentration of xanthohumol contained in beer. Data provided by the publication of Zee News.
The oxidation process in the case of biological tissues leads to cellular damage and the violation of their functions. If the damage of the nervous tissue are developing diseases such as dementia or Parkinson's disease. Antioxidants can slow or prevent their development, scientists say.
In another study, it was proven: sleep has an effect similar to that of antioxidants. Enough sleep at the right time for 8 hours, to improve intelligence and reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.