Idiom of the Day
to slow down and make no progress, to become stuck (a bog is an area of land that is wet and muddy - like a swamp)
I quickly became bogged down with all of the work that I had to do.
Benefits of Mushroom
Since the health of our circulatory system depends on great antioxidant protection and effective regulation of inflammation, it is not surprising to see crimini mushrooms providing impressive cardiovascular benefits. This mushroom is simply to rich in antioxidant and antiinflammatory nutrients to go unheralded in this cardiovascular area. As might be expected, research studies show that crimini mushrooms can help protect us from cardiovascular disease by protecting our blood vessels from oxidative damage as well as chronic inflammation. This protection has been specifically shown with respect to the aortaour body's largest blood vessel. Cardiovascular protection by crimini mushrooms extends beyond these antioxidant and antiinflammatory areas, however. Research studies on laboratory animals with high blood levels of total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and triglycerides (TGs) have also shown that daily intake of crimini mushrooms over a period of 12 months can reduce levels of all three blood fats (total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and TGs.