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Ingredients for Healthy Connective Tissue

Connective tissue is the stuff that supports, connects or separates other tissues and organs of the body.  Connective tissue is comprised of 2 major protein compounds: collagen and elastin.  Elastin has the capability to stretch and spring back into shape (wonder where it got its name from!), and as such is part of ligaments and […]

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Ingredients for Healthy Connective Tissue

Let’s talk about what ingredients are required for building and repairing healthy connective tissue – the stuff that makes up our bones, joints, tendons, ligaments, cartilage, fascia and so much more.  This is particularly important for anyone with arthritis, joint pains, injuries (or any sort), autoimmune illnesses such as SLE  as well as those who […]

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