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Men Who Eat A Chocolate Bar Every Week May Be Significantly Lowering Their Risk Of Stroke Later In Life
2012-08-30 12:44:15

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Chocolate just keeps getting healthier. It has been recently revealed that eating chocolate may help lower blood pressure in some people. And in another study, revealed today, chocolate has the potential to boost brain function. Now, researchers from Stockholm´s Karolinska Institute have found a link between chocolate and stroke. The Swedish researchers found that men who consume a standard chocolate bar every week lower...

2012-07-11 23:02:15

HealthyAnswers.com is a publisher and a leader in providing current natural health information on their website. Along with thousands of archived articles on health related issues, they also offer a complimentary health newsletter, quality nutritional solutions, and self improvement books. HealthyAnswers.com reports there are many health benefits of drinking tea. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 11, 2012 HealthyAnswers.com recently reported many health benefits from drinking a variety of teas...

2012-06-26 10:24:21

CHICAGO, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ARo, a new all-juice, no-sugar-added beverage, is making its worldwide debut in the Chicago market in June of 2012. Featuring the rare aronia berry, ARo's high ORAC value exceeds even pomegranate and blueberry for the antioxidant crown. ARo (pronounced "arrow") will be available in the Chicago area (see "Where to Buy" at aroniadrinks.com). This new juice is a nutrition powerhouse, perfect for sports and outdoor activities, before or after a workout, or...

2012-06-23 23:01:47

Recent research conducted by several medical research centers as well as new uses for Hawthorn documented at Health and Wellness portal BeWellBuzz.com have confirmed that there are many new health benefits that this super fruit product can provide from cardiovascular to respiratory improvements for many medical patients across the globe. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) June 22, 2012 The health benefits of Hawthorn Berries have been documented well since early medical trials were completed in the...

The Cellular Secrets of Plant Fatty Acid Production Understood
2012-05-14 13:46:38

Chalcone-isomerase protein holds much promise of economic benefit A curious twist in a family of plant proteins called chalcone- isomerase recently was discovered by Salk Institute for Biological Studies scientist Joseph Noel and colleagues at Iowa State University led by Eve Wurtele. Pursuing basic scientific discovery, they found three similar proteins that could soon translate into positive results for bio-renewable fuels, commodity chemicals like plastics, food security and...

2012-05-08 20:51:15

Research findings offer a new direction for a therapeutic agent to prevent stroke, heart attack A compound called rutin, commonly found in fruits and vegetables and sold over the counter as a dietary supplement, has been shown to inhibit the formation of blood clots in an animal model of thrombosis. These new findings, led by investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and published in today's on-line issue of The Journal of Clinical Investigation (JCI), identify a...

2012-05-04 02:24:35

ZURICH, May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new, one-year, double-blind controlled clinical study shows that cacao-flavonoids and soy isoflavones can significantly improve biomarkers of CVD risk in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes[1]. The trial, conducted by Peter J. Curtis, Ph.D., et al, funded by a UK based Charity, Diabetes UJK, and supported by Frutarom Ltd., Israel, and Barry Callebaut, the world's leading manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and...

2012-04-19 02:29:37

CHICAGO, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SeabuckWonders is pleased to announce its recent honor for two of its products: Ashley Koff Approved - the stamp of quality nutrition for optimal health. SeabuckWonders Omega-7 Complete and SeabuckWonders USDA Certified Organic Sea Buckthorn Berry Oil were awarded the honors. SeabuckWonders' berries are wild-crafted in the pristine Himalayan Mountains of Tibet. The annual harvest features over 190 bioactive nutrients as well as Omega 3, 6, 7, and 9...

2012-04-16 05:09:28

(Ivanhoe Newswire)-- Next time you have a craving for the sweet stuff don't think twice, chocolate's amazing benefits will give you even more of a reason to indulge. "Chocolate is one of the foods with the greatest appeal to the general population," Sunil Kochhar, Ph.D., was quoted as saying. "The luscious aroma, taste and textures of chocolate have delighted the senses of people in many parts of the world for centuries and make it a well-known comfort food." Kochhar, who is with the...

2012-03-12 20:23:33

New research could make it easier to grow health-promoting blood oranges For the red pigmentation to develop, blood oranges normally require a period of cold as they ripen. The only place to reliably grow them on a commercial scale is in the Sicilian area of Italy around Mount Etna. Here, the combination of sun and cold/sunny days and warm nights provides ideal growing conditions. Scientists have identified the gene responsible for blood orange pigmentation, naming it Ruby, and have...