Tag: "grape" at medical news
Rhesus monkeys reason about perspectives of others in obtaining food
...o people stood in front of a platform, each with a grape
attached to the platform. The experiments created ...r the grapes. The 115 monkeys tested only took the grape
when they could tell that a person was not looking at them. The experiments varied from one person l...
Researchers discover that a protein in grape skins can kill cancer cells
...antioxidant found in a number of plants, including grape
skins, raspberries, mulberries and peanuts. Its job in nature is to fight fungus during the rainy season, and it is especially prevalent in grapes used in making red wine. Resveratrol is also sold over-the-counter in the U.S. as a nutritional supplem...
Concord grape juice improved memory and neuro-motor skills in animal study
VICHY, FRANCE, December 18, 2003-Consuming Concord grape
juice significantly improved laboratory animals' s... Aging and lead researcher in the study. "Concord grape
juice appeared to reduce or reverse the loss of sensitivity of muscarinic receptors, thus enhancing ...
Purdue food scientists improve testing of health supplements
...upplement oils, such as flax seed, borage seed and grape
seed oil, often touted as cures for many human mal...t, borage, cod liver, evening primrose, flax seed, grape
seed, hazelnut, hemp seed, macadamia nut, olive, pumpkin seed and wheat germ oils. The common food o...
Grape seed extract help speed up wound recovery, study suggests
...with a topical formulation of grape
seed proanthocyanidin extract ...s for wounded tissue, topical grape
seed extract isn't sold commercially. And consumers shouldn't expect to get the...
Using their heads
...as it catches up," Naunheim explains. "Think of a grape
in a bowl of Jello; as you shake the bowl, the mos...t significant shear occurs at the interface of the grape
and the Jello [and eventually causes] either the grape
to tear free, or the Jello to tear near the i...
Colic in infants linked to inability to digest apple juice, but not white grape juice
Drinking white grape
juice instead of apple means no increased symptoms...ter drinking apple juice than after drinking white grape
juice, according to research published in the May, 2002 issue of Pediatrics, the journal of the Amer...
Scientific symposium focuses on nutritional beverages, August 26-28
...imes more antioxidant punch than apple, orange and grape
juices. (The paper on this research, AGFD 35, will be presented at 11:20 a.m., Monday, August 27, at McCormick Place South, Room S504D, Level 5.) #...
Researchers develop white wine with health benefits similar to red
...hite wine is traditionally made without the use of grape
skins. Red wine is made by fermenting the juice al...ioxidant capacity of white wine by extracting more grape
skin polyphenols during processing. The researchers obtained whole squeezed grapes and incubated ...
Beer, in moderation, cuts risk of cataracts and heart disease
...s at the meeting that show antioxidants in tea and grape
juice can help reduce atherosclerosis. More than 8,000 research papers will be presented during this year's International Chemical Congress, which is sponsored jointly by the American Chemical Society, the Chemical Society of Japan, the Ca...
Irradiation, refrigeration can add to beneficial effects of wine grapes
...significant for grapes used to make white wine and grape
juice, Tomas-Barberan said....