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Yogurt Consumption Linked To Lower Blood Pressure
2012-09-20 11:47:42

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Several studies have shown links between lower blood pressure and certain foods, including kiwi, chocolate and even purple potatoes. Now you can add sesame/rice bran oil and yogurt to that list. Two new studies have found that these new foods, when added to your diet, may lower blood pressure and boost heart health. In the first study, involving 300 people with high blood pressure, researchers showed that a sesame and rice bran...

2012-09-19 17:04:55

Study Highlights: -A blend of sesame and rice bran oil reduced blood pressure almost as well as a common medication. -Those who used a combination of both the oil and medication had more than twice the drop in blood pressure compared to either the group taking medication alone, or those only supplementing their diet with the oil blend. People who cooked with a blend of sesame and rice bran oils saw a significant drop in blood pressure and improved cholesterol levels, according to new...

2011-05-02 07:00:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NutraCea (NTRZ.pk), a world leader in production and marketing of stabilized rice bran (SRB), rice bran oil (RBO) and their derivative products, announced that Edward L. McMillan has been elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors, succeeding W. John Short, effective April 28, 2011. Short will continue to serve as Chief Executive Officer and a Director of NutraCea. McMillan has served as a director of NutraCea since October 2005 and was a...

2011-02-25 06:00:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NutraCea (Pink Sheets: NTRZ), a world leader in production and marketing of stabilized rice bran (SRB), rice bran oil (RBO) and their derivative products, today announced the Company has filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K and its quarterly reports on Form 10-Q for fiscal year 2009 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Total revenues for the year ended December 31, 2009 were $33.2 million, compared to total revenues of...

2011-01-21 07:00:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NutraCea (Pink Sheets: NTRZ), a world leader in production and marketing of stabilized rice bran (SRB), rice bran oil (RBO) and their derivative products, today announced that on January 18, 2011, AF Bran Holding LLC closed on the previously announced purchase of an ownership interest in Nutra SA, LLC, the 100% owner of Industria Riograndese De Oleos Vegetais Ltda., ("Irgovel"). Ettore V. Biagioni, Managing Partner of Alothon Group, the...

2011-01-18 06:10:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NutraCea (Pink Sheets: NTRZ), a world leader in production and marketing of stabilized rice bran (SRB), rice bran oil (RBO) and their derivative products, today announced that the Company has reached a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding an investigation into alleged accounting irregularities. NutraCea has settled the case without admitting or denying the charges. No financial or regulatory penalties were...

2011-01-05 15:45:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NutraCea (Pink Sheets: NTRZ), a world leader in production and marketing of stabilized rice bran (SRB), rice bran oil (RBO) and their derivative products, today announced that on December 29, 2010, NutraCea entered into a Membership Interest Purchase Agreement (the "Purchase Agreement") with Nutra SA, LLC, NutraCea's wholly owned subsidiary ("Nutra SA"), Industria Riograndese De Oleos Vegetais Ltda., Nutra SA's wholly owned subsidiary...

2008-06-26 09:02:50

PHOENIX, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NutraCea (BULLETIN BOARD: NTRZ) , a world leader in stabilized rice bran (SRB), nutrient research and technology, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with the Bright Food Investment Group a subsidiary of Bright Food Group ("Bright"), China's largest food conglomerate to build the world's largest rice bran oil refinery. The new rice bran oil refinery will process an estimated 500,000 metric tons of raw rice bran annually to...


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