Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 17:24 EDT

Latest Flavonols Stories

2012-09-10 23:00:37

New formula includes 12 nutrients that have been shown to address age-related memory and cognitive decline. Incline Village, NV (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 Juvenon Inc. officials recently announced the launch of Youthful Memory, a new formula featuring fisetin -- a molecule that can help stimulate the growth of new brain cells and in turn enhance memory and cognitive function. “Fisetin is a molecule found in the common strawberry,” explains biochemist and Juvenon Research...

2012-05-10 10:24:53

FOSTER CITY, Calif., May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The FRS Company, manufacturer of the Healthy Performance(TM) line of products, announced the launch of two groundbreaking new beverages: Healthy Slim(TM), to support weight loss, and Healthy Defense(TM), for immune system support. Both products feature innovative ingredients, backed by strong clinical evidence, and FRS will be the first company to offer them in a beverage at major retailers across the country. (Photo:...

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...

2012-01-12 12:22:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Football fans may find themselves 'Tebowing' to a local FRS retailer this Saturday for a great deal courtesy of the star quarterback. The FRS Company is inviting consumers across America to score a free FRS Healthy Energy drink if spokesperson Tim Tebow and his Denver teammates beat New England during Saturday's playoff game. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120112/NY35028) Beginning today at 3pm PST, Tebow fans...

2012-01-03 15:31:00

FOSTER CITY, Calif., Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- FRS® Healthy Performance(TM) reached new heights fueling teen sensation Jordan Romero as he became the youngest person to climb the tallest mountains on all seven continents at age 15. Romero reached the summit of Vinson Massif in Antarctica on December 24 to break a world mountain climbing record that few believed possible. Romero has been fueled by FRS® Healthy Performance(TM) products since his successful ascent of Mt...

2011-07-26 05:28:00

BROOKLYN, N.Y., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tough Mudder, Probably the Toughest Event on the Planet, announced today that The FRS Company, a leader in natural performance beverages and chews, will be the official natural performance energy products partner for the Tough Mudder event series. As part of the partnership, FRS will provide product sampling at the starting line to help provide participants the sustained energy needed for completing the action-packed course. The patented...

2011-06-13 06:00:00

VIENNA, Va., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Apples routinely top grocery lists for a variety of tasty reasons. Beyond the plethora of varieties and apple products to be enjoyed, apples pack a nutritious punch, providing a daily dose of health benefits. The U.S. Apple Association offers the following Delicious Dozen - 12 proven ways apples and apple products positively impact health, from head to toe, and from the inside out: 1. Brain Health Researchers from Cornell University found...

2011-02-03 15:30:00

SUDBURY, Mass., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quercegen Pharmaceuticals LLC, producer of plant-based nutrients for the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries and creator of Q-Force(TM), was notified that its QU995(TM), The World's Purest Quercetin(TM), received GRAS ("Generally Recognized As Safe") notified status on November 22, 2010 under U.S. Food and Drug Administration GRAS Inventory Number GRN 341. A copy of the comprehensive safety dossier submitted to the FDA by Quercegen can...

2010-12-20 11:12:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- FRS® Healthy Energy® takes over Manhattan this winter by fueling New York with its ready-to-drink beverages and energy chews through two mobile pop-up trucks, street teams, pedicabs, and additional branded elements integrated throughout the city. FRS Fuels NYC will energize locals and visitors alike by offering product samples designed to provide sustained energy, help enhance fitness, and support immune function....

2010-10-27 20:31:28

Scientists are calling for more research on the possibility that some supposedly healthful plant-based antioxidants "” including those renowned for their apparent ability to prevent cancer "” may actually aggravate or even cause cancer in some individuals. Their recommendation follows a study in which two such antioxidants "” quercetin and ferulic acid "” appeared to aggravate kidney cancer in severely diabetic laboratory rats. The study appears in ACS' bi-weekly...