Tag: "sunflower" at medical news
Fatty acid from fish oil fights arrhythmias, sudden death
... in plant seed cooking oils i.e. corn, safflower, sunflower
seed oils), improved the ratios of the two types of fatty acids, therefore, decreasing the risk of sudden death. Marchioli emphasizes that the study findings need to be confirmed. The American Heart Association does not recommend fish oil suppleme...
Linoleic acid intake may help cut stroke risk
...s an important essential fatty acid found in corn, sunflower
oil, safflower oil, and soybeans. Fatty acids help control blood pressure, blood clotting, inflammation and other body functions. Linoleic acid also tends to lower blood cholesterol. Researchers believe linoleic acid may reduce the risk of ische...
Diet high in vitamin C decreases stroke risk, especially among smokers
...ources of vitamin E include vegetable oils such as sunflower
seed, cottonseed, safflower, palm and wheat germ oils, margarine and nuts....
Researchers: Diet a significant factor in reducing risk of three common cancers
...spinach, mustard greens, green and red peppers and sunflower
seeds to be excellent sources of *-tocopherol. High intake of vitamin E from dietary sources alone was associated with a 42 percent reduced risk of bladder cancer, whereas high intake of vitamin E from dietary sources and supplements combined reduced...
One form of vitamin E appears beneficial in reducing bladder cancer risk
...s, red and green peppers, spinach, mustard greens, sunflower
seeds and vegetable oils, including cottonseed and safflower oils, say the researchers based on their extensive food analysis. Those high in gamma-tocopherol include walnuts, pecans, garbanzo beans and soybean oil. Previous research tentative...
Sunflower seed oil can protect low birth weight babies from infection
Massaging low birth weight babies with sunflower
seed oil is a low cost intervention that can prote...desh. The babies were randomly assigned to receive sunflower
seed oil, an ointment called Aquaphor (petrolatum, mineral oil, mineral wax, and lanolin) or no inte...