Thursday, September 21, 2017

Palmitoylethanolamide helps in infections to support the body in its defense 

BACKGROUND: Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA), an endogenous lipid and a congener of anandamide, possesses a wide range of effects related to metabolic and cellular homeostasis including anti-inflammatory...

Nature’s protective and restorative molecule: palmitoylethanolamide

The molecule PEA Since life started, and plants and animals emerged, their cells became targets of all kinds of injury and damage, and nature created...

Palmitoylethanolamide against inflammation in the gut: relevance in the treatment of...

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA), a naturally occurring acylethanolamide chemically related to the endocannabinoid anandamide, interacts with targets that have been identified in peripheral nerves...

Palmitoylethanolamide in colitis: new findings 

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) acts via several targets, including cannabinoid CB1 and CB2 receptors, transient receptor potential vanilloid type-1 (TRPV1) ion channels, peroxisome proliferator-activated...

PEA as a natural painkiller and relieving migraine

Palmitoylethanolamide is a new kid on the block since 2005, a natural painkiller, playing an important biological role in diseases with pain and inflammation.Painkillers...

Vulvodynia, vaginal pain without a clear cause, what to do?

Vaginal pain is also known as vulvodynia, especially as the cause remains unclear. Vaginal pains are quite stressful and uncomfortable. Vaginal pain also negatively...

Palmitoylethanolamide, transformation of a biological concept

The protective effects of PEA can be traced back in literature to 1943.The American bacteriologists Coburn and Moore demonstrated in that year that feeding...

Palmitoylethanolamide protects our cells against flu virus damage

In the 70s of last century, a number of studies all supported the anti-flu effects of palmitopylethanolamide (PEA).This natural compound, available as supplement has...

Palmitoylethanolamide as a protective molecule, also in plants!

Palmitoylethanolamide is a universal protective molecule. We will discuss its function in plants.How does a living organism repair and protect itself from the wear...

Pains provoked by menstruation and endometriosis treated successfully by the natural...

More than 50% of all menstruating women suffer from menstruation pain. MDs call this is dysmenorrhea. If the pain arises due to the ovulation,...