Latest Polyphenol Stories

2014-07-15 23:07:45

Pro-inflammatory foods include fried foods, sodas, refined carbohydrates, and red meat. Green vegetables, berries, whole grains, and fatty fish are thought to combat the inflammatory process. Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 One of the most powerful tools to combat inflammation comes from the grocery store, not from the pharmacy, according to the July 2014 Harvard Women's Health Watch. "Many experimental studies have shown that components of foods or beverages may have...

Seniors May Be Able To Take Longer Walks After Eating Chocolate
2014-07-03 12:34:31

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As if you needed another reason to eat chocolate – a new study has found that the dessert staple can help older individuals with circulatory problems in their legs take longer walks than normal. Published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, the pilot study found that people over 60 with peripheral artery disease (PAD) could walk longer and farther two hours after eating dark chocolate. The study team said this positive...

Specific Mechanisms Of Alzheimer’s Disease Countered By Cocoa Extract
2014-06-24 03:38:45

Mount Sinai Hospital Insights into mechanisms behind cocoa’s benefit may lead to new treatments or dietary regimens A specific preparation of cocoa-extract called Lavado may reduce damage to nerve pathways seen in Alzheimer’s disease patients’ brains long before they develop symptoms, according to a study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and published June 20 in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (JAD). Specifically, the study results, using mice...

gut microbes love white bread
2014-06-12 06:58:15

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While many health experts advise against eating white bread due to a lack of nutritional value, new research appearing in Wednesday’s edition of the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry suggests it could benefit our health by encouraging the growth of beneficial gut bacteria. Furthermore, Sonia González of the University of Oviedo’s Department of Functional Biology and colleagues from the Instituto de Productos Lácteos...

Differences In Phenolic Makeup Of Indigenous Rose Species And Modern Roses
2014-05-28 10:40:23

American Society for Horticultural Science The leaves and petals of roses are valued for their medicinal and aesthetic uses around the world. A new study identified specific phenolic compounds found in the petals of indigenous rose species and compared them with the phenolic profiles of modern rose cultivars to determine differences in the makeup of roses traditionally used for medicinal purposes and those varieties cherished for aesthetic qualities. According to the results, distinct...

2014-05-26 23:02:35

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Catheters Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" market research report to their database. View complete report - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/catheters-market-analysis. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) May 26, 2014 The global market for catheters is expected to reach USD 46.05 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Rising demand for minimally invasive...

2014-05-14 23:09:21

Market Size - $663.2 mn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 6.6%, Market Trends – Development of synthetic polyphenols for drug delivery Report By Grand View Research. View Complete Report - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/polyphenols-market-analysis. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 The global market for polyphenols is expected to reach USD 1,025.7 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing geriatric population...

2014-04-24 08:34:12

With proper nutrition from natural botanicals, consumers can benefit from advancing science that increases cell efficiency to combat aging; the results are renewed energy, youthfulness and vigor LEHI, Utah, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XANGO, LLC, the first company to bring mangosteen to a global market, uses advancing science in its new XALO® Ageless product to reverse the effects of aging. Studies show that mangosteen, lychee polyphenol, shilajit and other natural ingredients...

2014-03-26 23:30:17

Ayla (aylabeauty.com) will be the first online and San Francisco-based retailer to offer Luzern Laboratories’ new non-toxic sunscreens. Luzern’s natural sunscreens feature mineral-based UVA/UVB protection, vitamins, antioxidants, and organic ingredients that are great for all skin types. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Just in time for warmer temperatures, Ayla (aylabeauty.com), an online natural skin care boutique and San Francisco-based micro-shop, is introducing new...

Discarded Hop Leaves Have Substances That Could Fight Dental Diseases
2014-03-06 10:58:15

American Chemical Society Beer drinkers know that hops are what gives the drink its bitterness and aroma. Recently, scientists reported that the part of hops that isn't used for making beer contains healthful antioxidants and could be used to battle cavities and gum disease. In a new study in ACS' Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, they say that they've identified some of the substances that could be responsible for these healthful effects. Yoshihisa Tanaka and colleagues note...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'