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European Elderberry and Type 2 Diabetes: a Natural Blood Sugar Modulator

Do European elderberry flowers have the ability to naturally modulate the blood sugar levels associated with type 2 diabetes? A growing body of scientific evidence suggests it. The discovery may help the millions of Americans suffering from the disease. Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body becomes resistant to its …

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Blackcurrant extract triggers same process as cholesterol lowering drugs, statins.

Black currant consumption can potentially reduce diet-induced fatty liver (steatosis) and other metabolic dysfunctions according to a study published in the British Journal of Nutrition. This adds to the long list of health benefits  from eating blackcurrant. Click here to  read the article.

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Breakthrough Nerina Strawberry Extract Offers Profound Health Benefits

Breakthrough Nerina Strawberry Extract Offers Profound Health Benefits LANA, ITALY–(Marketwired – April 21, 2015) – Iprona AG, an international, premium  fruit processing company, announces a breakthrough nutritional extract made from Nerina Strawberries, a super variety with an even higher concentration of antioxidants and anti-inflammatories than ordinary strawberries. According to Stephan Breitenberger, …

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Anatomia Sambuci – The Anatomy of the Elder

Janet Mawdesley reviews this great book on the Elder. “First published in 1644 and reborn as a labour of love in 2010 by staff at BerryPharma over many months, the fascinating details of the use of the Elder or Elderberry tree as a physic for a raft of illnesses and conditions …

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Fruit yoghurt is an important source of bio-accessible polyphenols and carotenoids according to a new study.

A recent study  seeking to evaluate the influence of in vitro gastrointestinal digestion on the stability and bio-accessibility of phenolic compounds and carotenoids, as well as on the antioxidant activity in strawberry and peach enriched yoghurt has concluded that  fruit yoghurt is an important source of bio-accessible polyphenols and carotenoids and …

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A natural Polyphenol found in Strawberries improves memory according to research at the Salk institute

A research carried out at The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, California (an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to fundamental discoveries in the life sciences, the improvement of human health and the training of future generations of researchers), has discovered that a naturally occuring flavonoid called fisetin which is …

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Berries: the new Superfood!

How berries became the new superfood.

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ElderberryNews

Ancient Elixirs For Modern Times

Ancient Elixirs For Modern Times As we meet flu season head on, consider an ancient apothecary remedy – elderberry. By Ashleigh Sharman. Coughs, sneezes and sniffles roam the streets and are coming right for your treatment room so it’s important to assist client health and wellbeing wherever possible. Used since …

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ElderberryNews

Elderberry’s Curative Properties

Relief from colds and influenza might be as simple and natural as taking an extract of the ripe fruit of the European elderberry tree (Sambucus nigra L.). Numerous studies, a sampling of which are described below, continue to demonstrate the curative properties of elderberry extract and its components. An extract …

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