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2012-07-23 20:50:14

Possible market for new functional food reported in the Journal of Dairy Science American ginseng is reported to have neurocognitive effects, and research has shown benefits in aging, central nervous system disorders, and neurodegenerative diseases. The challenges of incorporating ginseng into food are twofold: it has a bitter taste, and food processing can eliminate its healthful benefits. Reporting in the August issue of the Journal of Dairy Science®, a group of scientists has...

2012-07-16 23:03:18

Exclusive formulations contain only the highest quality ingredients, making them a natural solution for the whole family Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) July 16, 2012 Arbonne International, LLC (Arbonne®) today announced the release of three new health and wellness products for the Canadian market. Arbonne´s latest products include a new aluminum-free deodorant, alcohol-free mouthwash and flouride-free toothpaste. “Arbonne is proud to offer new family-friendly formulas. With the...

2012-07-03 23:01:47

Adaptogen Blend by Longevity Herbs could help the body adapt to both mental and physical stress while providing energy, endurance, and stamina. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 Everyone knows that stress causes health issues. From heart problems to moodiness to nervous habits like nail biting--it can all be linked, at least in part, to stress. This is why Longevity Herbs is proud to announce the release of its latest supplement: Adaptogen Blend. This formula may allow your body to...

2012-06-04 12:28:05

High doses of the herb American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) over two months reduced cancer-related fatigue in patients more effectively than a placebo, a Mayo Clinic-led study found. Sixty percent of patients studied had breast cancer. The findings are being presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology's annual meeting. Researchers studied 340 patients who had completed cancer treatment or were being treated for cancer at one of 40 community medical centers. Each day,...

2012-05-23 23:02:02

The George Jarkesy Show went live from the Wall Street 1-2-1 Conference and featured Chief Executive Officer and President of S&W Seed Company, Mark Grewal, to talk about growth of the company´s products. Five Points, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2012 The George Jarkesy Show went live from the Wall Street 1-2-1 Conference and welcomed guest Mark Grewal, the Chief Executive Officer and President of S&W Seed Company. George inquired about the company´s main seed product, alfalfa to...

2012-04-23 23:02:26

Sunwin International Neutraceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: SUWN.OB - News), one of the top global providers of high quality stevia extracts including Rebaudioside A 98, announced today that the company has changed its name to Sunwin Stevia International, Inc. which is effective today. The Company's trading symbol will remain "SUWN" on the OTCBB. Deerfield Beach, Florida (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 Management believes the new corporate name more accurately reflects our core business focus on the...


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Boldo, Peumus boldus
2014-02-15 08:05:25

Peumus boldus is a tree in the Monimiaceae family. It is the only species in the genus Peumus. It is commonly referred to as Boldo. P. boldus has green leaves with a strong woody and slightly bitter flavor. They are used in Latin America for culinary purposes. Although not widely known, the species’ small green fruits are nutritious and apparently have a pleasant flavor. Its flavor comes primarily from the chemical ascaridole. In some areas, P. boldus is mixed with yerba mate or other...

Laurel, Laurus novocanariensis
2014-02-14 14:59:58

Laurus novocanariensis is a large shrub or tree that belongs to the Lauraceae family. The genus includes 3 species each containing several overlapping characteristics. L. novocanariensis can grow up to 66 feet high. It has aromatic, dark green glossy and leathery leaves, which have small glands in the armpit of the spine. The shrub or tree has lateral veins. It bears small white flowers that are about .4 inches in diameter.  The flowers are born in pairs beside a leaf. The fruit it...

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2009-03-27 17:54:25

The annual herb, Borage, better known as Starflower, originated in Syria, but has been naturalized throughout the Mediterranean region, in addition to Asia Minor, Europe, North Africa and South America. The plant grows to heights of about 2 to 3 feet with bristly stems and leaves. The leaves themselves are alternately arranged and simple, and measure between 2 and 6 inches long. Five narrow, triangular-pointed petals make up the individual flowers. However, many of these flowers bloom...

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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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