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2008-03-26 10:40:00

Researchers showed for the first time that a natural antioxidant found in grape skins and red wine can help destroy cancer cells by reaching to the cell's core energy source, or mitochondria, and crippling its function.

2008-03-21 03:00:16

By Adhami, Vaqar M Syed, Deeba N; Khan, Naghma; Afaq, Farrukh ABSTRACT While solar light is indispensable for sustenance of life, excessive exposure can cause several skin-related disorders.

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2008-03-18 13:40:00

Resveratrol in grape skins could stop diabetic complications such as heart disease, retinopathy and nephropathy, research finds

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2008-01-24 10:10:00

A University of Rochester scientist discovered that the toxins in cigarette smoke wipe out a gene that plays a vital role in protecting the body from the effects of premature aging. Without this gene we lose a bit of youthfulness.

2007-04-04 15:00:10

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2006-12-04 06:00:11

Fortify Vitamins, Inc. (http://www.fortifeye.com) today announced its new line of ocular supplements called "Fortifeye." The first products released are Fortifeye Complete™, Fortifeye Macular Defense™, and Fortifeye Dry Eye Therapy™.

2005-12-02 11:08:56

Researchers at the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease have identified a potential new way to stop brain cell death related to Alzheimer's disease.

2005-11-03 15:24:43

A study published in the November 11 issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry shows that resveratrol, a compound found in grapes and red wine, lowers the levels of the amyloid-beta peptides which cause the telltale senile plaques of Alzheimer's disease.

2005-09-20 16:50:49

By Will Boggs, MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Beer and spirits drinkers face a higher risk of colorectal tumors, but wine drinkers may have a lower risk, according to a report in the American Journal of Gastroenterology. "Alcohol is pernicious with regard to colorectal" tumors, Dr. Joseph C.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.