Tag: "cranberry" at medical news
Thanksgiving meals: Cooking with chemistry
...the science behind holiday foods: New study ranks cranberry
number one in antioxidants An antioxidant comparison of some of the most common fruits found that the little red berry in its pure form contained the highest quantity of disease-fighting phenols, a type of antioxidant that is thought to reduce th...
Study provides new evidence that cranberry juice may help fight heart disease
...EW ORLEANS, March 24 There's more good news about cranberry
juice: Based on human studies, researchers have fo...ndings, the first long-term study of the effect of cranberry
juice on cholesterol levels, were described today at the 225 th national meeting of the American Ch...
Cranberries may help reduce stroke damage
...sed to simulated stroke conditions, a concentrated cranberry
extract reduced the death of brain cells by half i...nt treatment groups with varying concentrations of cranberry
juice. Under simulated conditions of stroke, exposure to cranberry
juice was found to have a statist...
Cranberry component linked to reduced stroke damage
...This week, researchers announced that compounds in cranberry
may potentially offer a way to reduce stroke damag...hemical Society meeting in New York suggests that cranberry
may protect against the brain cell damage that occurs during a stroke. According to the study, cranb...
Cranberry juice may reduce risk of female urinary tract infections
...make life just a little sweeter for some. Drinking cranberry
juice on a regular basis may help prevent urinary ... size, short duration, or use of a wide variety of cranberry
products and dosing levels, make the results difficult to assess and compare. The group most like...
How effective are herbal supplements in reducing illnesses in children?
...ence in pediatric studies for the effectiveness of cranberry
juice/supplements for urinary tract infections, garlic for cardiovascular problems, and Echinacea for colds. Dr. Mahady explains that "as more children become exposed to botanical dietary supplements (herbal medicines), it is important that the safe...