Latest Phytoestrogens Stories

2014-08-05 23:06:47

JDS Therapeutics Announces U.S. Launch of Physician Recommended Relizen®, a Safe, Natural Therapy for Hot Flashes Los Angeles (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Relizen®†, a patented, non-hormonal nutritional supplement for the relief of hot flashes associated with menopause, is now available to U.S. consumers for purchase at Relizen.com. Over 43 million women are of menopausal age in the United States. Seventy-five percent of women report experiencing hot flashes, and 87 percent of...

2014-03-22 23:03:39

The new “Effects Of Soy On Health” report on the website HealthReviewCenter.com delivers to readers 20 health benefits of soy and 3 side effects of soy consumption. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 Soy is an excellent source of dietary protein that includes all essential amino acids. It also contains lecithin, phospholipid, isoflavones, and fiber. “Effects Of Soy On Health,” a new report created by Dave Webber on the site HealthReviewCenter.com, uncovers to readers 20 health...

2013-01-31 23:00:22

As part of his 2013 non-GMO awareness campaign Darren Kornowske of Soy Almost Nuts! shares how to eat so that it helps reduce menopause symptoms. http://soyalmostnuts.com/index.html Denmark, WI (PRWEB) January 31, 2013 As part of their new monthly campaigns for 2013 Soy Almost Nuts! wants to kick off the year by sharing it´s an awareness of soy based foods on the market. Soy foods have been praised for the prevention of menopause symptoms, breast and other cancers, heart disease, and...

Estrogenic Plants Alters Hormones In Monkeys
2012-11-20 20:59:37

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study says eating certain vegetables may influence hormone levels and behaviors like aggression and sexual activity in monkeys. The research from the University of California, Berkeley is the first to observe the connection between plant-based estrogenic compounds and behavior in wild primates. They found that the more leaves of Millettia dura the male red colobus monkeys ate, the higher their levels of estradiol and...

Rhino Diet May Affect Reproduction
2012-03-22 12:42:09

The once thriving captive-born southern white rhinoceros population is being threatened by their diet, according to new research. San Diego Zoo Global researchers predict that phytoestrogens in the rhinoceros´ food may be causing reproductive failure in the females. In a press release detailing the research, Christopher Tubbs, researcher with the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research explained the importance of the study. “Understanding why the captive white...

2012-02-03 19:00:39

Soy isoflavone supplements did not decrease breast cancer cell proliferation in a randomized clinical trial, according to a study published in Cancer Prevention Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. Lead researcher Seema A. Khan, M.D., professor of surgery at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, said the results of this study are consistent with the findings of previous studies that were designed to test cancer...

2011-09-13 21:53:44

Phytoestrogens are plant compounds which, in the human body, can attach to the receptors for the female sexual hormone estrogen and which are taken in with our daily diet. A number of findings have attributed a cancer protective effect to these plant hormones. At DKFZ, a team headed by Prof. Dr. Jenny Chang-Claude summarized the results of several studies in a meta-analysis last year and showed that a diet rich in phytoestrogens lowers the risk of developing breast cancer after menopause. Now...

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