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2013-03-08 12:12:24

Findings identify universal mechanism for activating anti-aging pathway A new study demonstrates what researchers consider conclusive evidence that the red wine compound resveratrol directly activates a protein that promotes health and longevity in animal models. What's more, the researchers have uncovered the molecular mechanism for this interaction, and show that a class of more potent drugs currently in clinical trials act in a similar fashion. Pharmaceutical compounds similar to...

2013-02-23 23:04:50

New supplements from CocoaWell® by Reserveage Organics launch at Whole Foods Market®. Gainesville, FL (PRWEB) February 22, 2013 Whole Foods Market® is unveiling the newest products from CocoaWell® by Reserveage Organics as a delicious way to enjoy cocoa´s benefits. These versatile cocoa supplements, unlike other products in the health food industry, give consumers more ways to experience the benefits of cocoa. The new CocoaWell supplement bars and mixable supplement...

2012-12-12 05:01:25

Native Remedies Introduces Unique, Effective Anti-Aging Skincare Line Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) December 11, 2012 The number-one online retailer of herbal and homeopathic products, Native Remedies (http://www.nativeremedies.com), is pleased to introduce its all-new premium YouthShield Naturals anti-aging skincare system with powerful Red Tea Extract, the ultimate in safe and natural anti-aging skincare products that stimulate and accelerate the skin´s natural healing processes. By...

Red Wine Compound Reduces Cancer Risk
2012-12-05 13:18:50

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a study that´s bound to be popular with red wine drinkers, British researchers from the University of Leicester have found that resveratrol, a chemical found in the popular beverage, could reduce the risk of cancer. Using laboratory models, the scientists were able to suggest that a daily dose of resveratrol, equivalent to two glasses of red wine, can decrease the risk of bowel cancer by 50 percent. Based on these calculations,...

2012-12-05 05:00:33

For centuries the Chinese have talked about an all natural herb and its ability to bring back hair to its original natural color. Now for the first time in centuries, Natures Elements has brought this time-tested Chinese formula to the U.S. It's called Shou Wu which translates to "the man with dark hair" in Chinese. Lindenhurst, NY (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 Leading gray hair supplements Shou Wu and Fo Ti are now available at Natures Elements. Shou Wu is a native specie of China and serves...

Red Wine Compound Could Help Fight Prostate Cancer
2012-11-12 13:53:08

[ Watch the Video: Fighting Prostate Cancer with Red Wine ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A compound in grape skins and red wine may be able to help fight off prostate cancer, according to a new study published in the Journal of Andrology and Cancer Science. Resveratrol, which is found in grape skins and red wine, has been shown to have several beneficial effects on human health in past studies, aiding cardiovascular health and stroke prevention. The latest...

Red Wine Compound Health Benefits Questioned
2012-10-27 07:24:57

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Bad news for wine connoisseurs hoping to garner some extra health benefits from their alcoholic beverage of choice. New research demonstrates that one of the ingredients found in red wine may not be as beneficial to healthy women as previously believed. Experts at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis recruited 29 post-menopausal females who were not suffering from type 2 diabetes and who were otherwise in...

Grapes Promote Healthy Living
2012-10-11 05:03:30

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Raisins. Grapes. Grape Juice. These are just a few grape products that could do the body good. According to a recent study, the consumption of grapes among adults and children resulted in healthier diets and improved nutrition. In particular, researchers pooled the data of over 21,800 adults and children, many who were part of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES) that took place between 2003 and 2008....


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • 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.'
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