Latest Resveratrol Stories

2013-11-26 23:29:05

Korean researchers say adding resveratrol to the treatment protocol makes mesothelioma cells more susceptible to certain kinds of drug therapy. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 In a study published in Food and Chemical Toxicology and reported by Surviving Mesothelioma, a team of Korean cancer researchers found more evidence of the cancer-fighting power of resveratrol. Resveratrol is a natural phenol found in the skin of red grapes and plentiful in red wine and dark grape juice. It...

2013-10-31 23:32:51

A new research study has reported on the biological mechanisms of calorie restriction, announced Ethical Alternative Products, a supplier of premium grade products associated with healthy aging. Wyckoff, NJ (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 A new research study conducted by G. Testa et al.*, and published in the September 2013 issue of Curr Pharm Des, describes a strategy for achieving healthy aging by studying the biological mechanisms associated with calorie restriction (CR), and substituting...

2013-10-30 23:35:14

In the current issue of the Journal of Physiology, a pair of researchers concluded that a recent study that showed a popular nutritional supplement could actually lessen the benefits of exercise may actually be incorrect. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 A study conducted at the University of Copenhagen and published online in July in the Journal of Physiology, gained international attention when it suggested that Resveratrol, a nutritional supplement widely regarded as the...

2013-10-16 23:18:57

Study of Reserveage™ Organics' Collagen Booster™ Finds Improved Skin Satisfaction by Participants* Gainesville, FL (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 A University of Florida research study published October 2 in the Natural Medicine Journal1 finds preliminary support that the dietary supplement, Collagen Booster™ by Reserveage™ Organics, which contains resveratrol and BioCell Collagen®, can reduce facial pore size and help improve a woman’s satisfaction with her appearance.* This...

Red Wine Compound Helps Kill Cancer Cells
2013-10-14 10:50:04

[ Watch the Video: Red Wine Scores More Health Points ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Previous research has linked red wine to numerous health benefits, and a new study from the University of Missouri has found that a compound in the beverage can be used to boost the effectiveness of radiation-based cancer therapy. In the study, the red-wine compound resveratrol was used to treat melanoma cells, resulting in 44 percent of the tumor cells being killed. When the...

2013-10-10 23:24:00

Lean On Life, a leading healthy lifestyle website with the latest on weight loss, nutrition, and fitness is supporting research revealing the unexpected health benefits of blueberries and red grapes. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Lean On Life, a leading healthy lifestyle website with the latest on weight loss, nutrition, and fitness is supporting research revealing the unexpected health benefits of blueberries and red grapes. As Lean On Life reports...

2013-10-08 10:17:51

Wonder compound resveratrol basis for new potential treatment for atrial fibrillation An international research team led by medical scientists at the University of Alberta has shown that new medications based on resveratrol — a compound found in red wine and nuts — may be used to treat a common heart-rhythm problem known as atrial fibrillation. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry researcher Peter Light and his colleagues recently published their findings in the peer-reviewed...

Cancer Fighting Chemical In Red Wine Works Long After Absorption
2013-10-03 07:13:23

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of researchers from the University of Leicester's Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine have demonstrated that a chemical found in red wine remains effective at fighting cancer even after the body's metabolism has converted it into other compounds. The results of this study , published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, reveals resveratrol -- a compound extracted from the skins of red grapes – is...

2013-10-01 15:39:41

Researchers discourage supplemental use by patients with multiple sclerosis, according to report in the American Journal of Pathology Resveratrol, a naturally occurring polyphenol compound produced by the skin of red grapes and peanuts, and found in red wine, has been touted as a beneficial supplement due to its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. This has been supported by some experimental studies, whereas others suggest a lack of benefit. A new study using two multiple...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.