Category Archives: Resveratrol

8 Nutrients For The Prevention of Heart Disease

8 Nutrients For The Prevention of Heart Disease

MND: Nutrition is always a substantial part of the prevention of disease. Heart disease is no exception. We follow here 8 of these nutrients that have been shown in at least one study to have heart health benefits. Here they are:  Lycopene, Cocoa, Zinc, Soy , vitamin B12, Fish oil, Onions, …Read the Rest

Should we obtain our  antioxidants from food, or from supplements?: Part (I): The Food Antioxidants

Should we obtain our antioxidants from food, or from supplements?: Part (I): The Food Antioxidants

Antioxidant supplements are big business: As of 1999  in the US [1], the vitamin C  market was worth $843 Million; the Vitamin E  market $731 Million. Quoting Nutraceutical World [2]:  “…Overall, for the estimated $25 billion U.S. dietary supplement industry, the prognosis is good, very good…[for expansion]”  That was in 2010. …Read the Rest

Cancer: Resveratrol could attenuate DOX  Chemotherapy cellular damage (sciencedirect)

Cancer: Resveratrol could attenuate DOX Chemotherapy cellular damage (sciencedirect)

MND:  Chemotherapy is an aggressive process. This Turkish study shows resveratrol could “.. Resveratrol  may prevent cellular damage in the early phase of DOX (doxorubicin) induced toxicity…” MND: Resveratrol has been touted as a wonder food , here is a link to a wiki entry  for background.

Regulatory role of resveratrol on autoimmune disease such as Multiple Sclerosis

Regulatory role of resveratrol on autoimmune disease such as Multiple Sclerosis

MediNewsDigest:    This study, listed inPubmed,  will delight resveratrol proponents! Resveratrol as a complementary therapeutic for MS…..However the conclusions are not apparent in this advance abstract, we recommend obtaining the whole article when it become available. Then, of course, discussing it with your health practitionner. We hope you have one open to …Read the Rest

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