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New Human Study: A drink containing a mixture of berries, including elderberry improves brain function and cardiovascular health.

Berries are key ingredients in any healthy lifestyle. This is partly due to their high content in polyphenols, fiber and vitamins. Daily consumption of berries can help us prevent many chronic diseases including heart disease. One major health concern for older individuals is the decline of their cognitive abilities. As …

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New study: Eating foods rich in antioxidants corresponds to a reduced risk of diabetes type 2

Evidence from recent studies suggests that oxidative stress may play a role in the development of type 2 diabetes as well as cardiovascular disease. Oxidative stress is caused by the production of free oxygen radicals in the body, which cause damage to cell structures. Though the body has endogenous antioxidants …

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Enhancing athletic performance with Haschberg black elderberry polyphenols

4X3_HYDRA4G0_Ver2_11Sept2017 The optimal formula for a healthy sports nutrition product is a widely debated topic among researchers. Ideally, a good sports product should have the following characteristics: Contain natural, active compounds as opposed to synthetic Offer a competitive advantage and Have no side effects This sounds easy enough. But surprisingly, …

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Black Nerina strawberry makes a splash at Hi Japan trade fair

As the Health Ingredients Japan (Hi Japan) trade fair proceeds, visitors are introduced to the best the world has to offer in healthy nutritional ingredients and finished products. The show which started on the 4th and runs till the 6th of October 2017,  happens to highlight one of the most …

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Flavonoids show benefits against flu infections especially when a specific gut bacterium is present

Researchers from the Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis have concluded from an animal study published in Science, that a specific microbe found in the gut may protect consumers of flavonoid-rich foods against flus. The protection from flu was found to be the result of a metabolite produced in …

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Artemis International highlights black elderberry for immunity in press release

NEW: Black Elderberry Means Immunity FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Pamela B. Stewart Essenza Communications, Inc. pamela@essenzacomm.com 303.570.1678 MOVE OVER VITAMIN C, ONGOING RESEARCH POINTS TO BLACK ELDERBERRY AS IMMUNE SUPPORT POWERHOUSE  Berryceuticals™ supplier Artemis International focuses on increasing the awareness of European Black Elderberry for Immune Health as well as Colds and Flu (Ft. …

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New in vitro research: Elderberry agglutinin binds to sialic acid structures on ovarian cancer cells reducing their growth

A protein from elderberries called Sambucus nigra agglutinin (SNA) has been shown in a recent study to, selectively bind to, and cause the death of ovarian cancer cells. SNA, which we will also refer to as elderberry agglutinin, is a lectin, which means that it binds to certain sugars on …

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Twins study: Higher flavonoid intake associated with lower weight gain in women.

Results from a new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition(Jennings et al 2017), which looked at the associations between flavonoid intakes and fat mass in the body, suggests that regular intake of flavonoids, like anthocyanins, flavan-3-ols, flavonols, and proanthocyanidins, is associated with lower fat mass, independent of …

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Anthocyanins from fruits may benefit the cardiovascular system through platelet chemokines

Anthocyanins have been shown to positively affect the functioning of many organs and systems, including the immune , nervous and cardiovascular systems. A new study published in Nutrition and Metabolism has now revealed another possible mechanism through which anthocyanins, a type of flavonoid, benefit the cardiovascular system. In the study which …

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Elderberry Musli Bites Recipe

These musli bites aka. musli bars are a great way to ensure your kids get a good serving of elderberry as a lunchtime snack while at school or daycare. Packed with plenty of healthy seeds, they are nut free for allergy friendliness. The aronia gives an additional boost of antioxidants …

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