Latest Nutrients Stories

Weight Loss, Heart Health And More Linked To Drinking Tea
2013-11-08 08:56:07

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world. Decades of research data reveals that tea might help prevent chronic illnesses, including heart disease, certain types of cancer and Type-2 diabetes. New research adds to the list of benefits, including promoting weight loss and maintaining a healthy weight, improving bone health and activating areas of the brain that bolster attention, problem solving and mood. The American...

Blueberries Lose Some ‘Superfood’ Properties When Baked
2013-10-30 19:04:11

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Blueberries may not be so super after all when faced with the gooey-powers that reside in an oven. Researchers set out to study how cooking and baking affect blueberries’ “superfood” properties. The team wrote in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry that putting this popular fruit in dishes like pie changes the excellent health benefits that blueberries offer. Blueberries are known as a “superfood” because...

Flavenoids In Celery Artichoke Kill Cancer
2013-08-16 14:37:26

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Vegetables like celery and artichokes have long been thought to convey numerous health benefits, and a new study from scientists at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign revealed that these foods have two chemical components, apigenin and luteolin, known as flavonoids that are capable of killing off cancer cells. “Apigenin alone induced cell death in two aggressive human pancreatic cancer cell lines. But we received the best...

2013-08-13 23:25:03

Pterostilbene, a key ingredient in the soon-to-be-released Pure Prodigy, has been shown to be a powerful neuromodulator in aging and Alzheimer’s disease. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 For years, the numerous health benefits of resveratrol have earned widespread attention, but recent data indicates that when it comes to fighting age-related cognitive decline and treating conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, there’s a supplement more powerful than even resveratrol....

2013-02-25 23:01:59

InVite® Health, a leading nutraceutical firm, today announced the introduction of its new and improved Cocoa Tx product. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 25, 2013 InVite® Health, a leading nutraceutical firm headquartered in New York City, today announced the introduction of its new and improved Cocoa Tx product. Many people, especially seniors, are interested in preserving the quality of their lives, aging well and protecting vital organs and their vascular systems. The product...

Antioxidants Not Associated With Lower Risk Of Stroke
2013-02-21 16:53:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online According to a new study, taking in as many antioxidants as possible may not be the sure fire way to avoid dementia and strokes as it was previously thought. These antioxidants can be found in numerous fruits and vegetables and even those things made from fruits and vegetables, like coffee and tea. Previous research had found that all antioxidants reduced dementia and stroke risk, but now a study published by Elizabeth Devore...

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