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‘Vitamin C keeps dementia at bay’


September 12th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 12 (IANS) The levels of antioxidants Vitamin C and beta-carotene in blood are lower in patients with dementia than in people without it, a German study says about ... Read more...

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Antioxidants help arteries stay healthy


July 6th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) Dietary antioxidants such as vitamin C and vitamin E, if taken as supplements over a long period of time, keep arteries healthy and supple in patients who drink ... Read more...

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Green tea helps prevent eye disease


April 25th, 2010 - 4:47 am ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Green tea has always been known for its antioxidant effects and disease fighting properties, but now researchers say the benefits could help the eyes. The report, the first to ... Read more...

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Green tea may help fight glaucoma


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Green tea, renowned for its powerful antioxidant and disease-fighting properties, has been found to help protect against glaucoma and other eye diseases. The new study, the first documenting how ... Read more...

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Green tea may help fight eye diseases


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that green tea can help prevent glaucoma and other eye diseases.They have found that the healthful substances found in green tea - renowned for their ... Read more...

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Green tea may help fight glaucoma


February 19th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Green tea contains healthful substances that can penetrate eye tissues, raising the possibility that the tea may protect against glaucoma and other eye diseases, say researchers.Scientists have confirmed ... Read more...

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Majority of breast cancer patients take antioxidants despite likely risk


June 8th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): A large number of women with breast cancer go for antioxidant supplements while undergoing cancer treatment, despite the possible side-effects of the practice remain unknown, according to a ... Read more...

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Correct vitamin supplements may help prevent vision loss from AMD


June 3rd, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): A new study of people with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), based at the Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, has found that a correct ... Read more...

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Sea buckthorn leaves may help ward off liver disease


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Indian scientists have found that leaves of sea buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides) berries can help protect against liver disease.Sea buckthorn is well known for its cholesterol busting properties, ... Read more...

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Diluted seawater helps boost tomato plants antioxidants levels


April 29th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Want healthier salads, appetizers, and other tomato-based foods? Well, all you have to do is water the plant with diluted seawater.According to researchers at Universita di Pisa, ... Read more...

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Certain vitamin supplements linked to increased lung cancer risk


March 1st, 2008 - 12:54 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that higher intake of Vitamin E supplements do not protect against lung cancer, and may in fact increase the risk of developing it.The ... Read more...

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Vitamin supplements may increase lung cancer risk in smokers


March 1st, 2008 - 10:21 am ICT by admin
Washington, March 1 (IANS) Vitamin supplements don't protect against lung cancer. In fact, some may even increase the risk, especially among smokers, a new study has established. "Our study of supplemental multivitamins, ... Read more...

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