Latest Bran Stories

2008-09-24 08:39:04

A team of researchers has identified the active compounds that contribute to the health benefits of pre-germinated brown rice; the healthy components are a related set of sterol-like molecules known as acylated steryl-beta-glucosides (ASGs).

2008-09-03 07:30:00

Americans want to eat a healthy breakfast every morning and they are willing to take the time to do it.

2008-09-02 03:00:24

By Anonymous Although diminutive in size, the lowly wheat germ is full of fiber and is one of the most nutrient-packed foods available.

2008-08-11 09:05:00

FutureCeuticals, Inc., a leader in whole grain nutrition, has announced an advanced, patented technology that will make it easier than ever before for consumers to include grains in their diets.

2008-06-26 09:02:50

PHOENIX, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NutraCea (BULLETIN BOARD: NTRZ) , a world leader in stabilized rice bran (SRB), nutrient research and technology, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with the Bright Food Investment Group a subsidiary of Bright Food Group ("Bright"), China's largest food conglomerate to build the world's largest rice bran oil refinery.

2008-06-19 09:00:11

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., June 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Do you want to feel more light and comfortable, but just can't seem to get there? It's incredible how irregularities "down there" can affect everything you do. Your outlook can change; it's all you can think about.

2008-02-18 09:05:00

It's not all in your head. These days, it's all in your gut. Twenty years ago, oat bran was the food that was going to put us all into a state of high-fiber, clear-hearted bliss. Now the food trend is lower in the body.

2006-05-26 06:22:00

By Sinisa Dragin and Justyna Pawlak BRAN, Romania (Reuters) - Romania returned a medieval fortress known as "Dracula's Castle" on Friday to its pre-World War Two owners, the former royal family of Habsburg who were chased out by the communist regime almost 60 years ago.

2006-02-10 11:20:00

By Charnicia Huggins NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women with type 2 diabetes who incorporate more whole grains, bran, and cereal fiber into their diets may reduce their risk of heart disease, according to a new study.

2005-09-30 06:50:00

The fight against aging has received a scientific boost thanks to an innovative study done in part by a University of Alberta spin-off company--research that dispels a hard-held belief about the natural ingredient, beta glucan. The study, published in the current issue of International Journal of Cosmetic Science, is the first to show that oat beta glucan can penetrate the skin despite years of doctors and scientists believing that the large molecule was too big.

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