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Eating at the wrong time of day affects body weight

We all know that the key to weight management and health is eating the right kinds and amounts of foods, and exercising regularly. Results from a recently published study however, show that the time at which we consume our meals is also very important to gaining or losing weight. 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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What´s hot at the Vitafoods trade fair 2017 in Geneva?

The Vitafoods trade fair in Geneva has traditionally been a meeting place of the leading companies in the nutraceuticals world. 2017 is no different. From Italian red fruit processor and supplier of standardized polyphenol-rich ingredients, Iprona AG, to Naturex, to DSM and DuPont the list of companies spear-heading the new health …

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Nitric oxide boost with beetroot may have anti-ageing effects on the brain

Beetroot supplementation has been shown in a new study to benefit brain health, particularly when combined with exercise. Due to its high nitrate content, beetroot is known to boost nitric oxide production in blood vessels. This is due to the nitrates being converted to nitrites and then to nitric oxide. This …

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Matsumoto Kosho releases new formula with elderberry for immune support.

A major player in Japan´s cosmetic and health foods industry, Matsumoto Kosho is releasing a proprietary formula for their customers, using elderberry as the key ingredient for immune support. This provides another boost to the globally growing awareness of elderberry and its health benefits. The nutritional supplements market in the …

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Dietary intake of polyphenols is associated with a longer life

After many decades of research in the field of dietary supplements and hollistic nutrition, a clearer picture of the plant group known as polyphenols is emerging. Evidence points to an increase in lifespan as a result of frequent polyphenol consumption in amounts over 650mg/day. This was the conclusion of a …

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Consumption of chokeberry berry modestly lowered blood pressure and reduced low-grade inflammation in patients with mildly elevated blood pressure.

Studies have shown that consumption of aronia berries may improve cardiovascular disease risk factor profiles. In a recent 16-week single-blinded crossover trial, 38 participants received 300ml/d of cold-pressed chokeberry juice or 3g/d of oven-dried chokeberry powder or a placebo in random order for 8 weeks each. As a result of the intervention, daytime ambulatory …

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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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BerryPharma takes a look back at milestones of 2016

As 2017 starts, BerryPharma® takes a look back at the major Developments and Accomplishments of 2016   BerryPharma®-sponsored Blackcurrant project completed and published. Scientific Institution: Charité University Clinic, Department of Neurology, Berlin, Germany. Lead Researcher: Prof. Günter Siegel, published in the Journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Qualities and Outcomes, by the American …

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