The desire of mankind to extend life is clear and completely coincides with the general medicine, the priority of which is the prevention of diseases and rapid recovery. The development of biochemistry has made it possible to find means that help with all diseases and prolong life expectancy. These are antioxidants that are used in any cell destruction.
In order to understand how ordinary substances can prevent or cure illness, it is necessary to understand the mechanisms of their actions. Prefix "anti" means: "against" or "instead". This implies the replacement of one substance with another, from the standpoint of medicine, useful in return for aggressive.
All processes of vital activity in an organism of a living being occur at different levels, which are interrelated and interdependent. Antioxidants act at every stage.
Hierarchy of functional structures: