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Green tea boosts memory


September 6th, 2012 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 6 (IANS) Scientists now have an explanation for why green tea is good for the brain -- it lies in the chemical properties that affect the production of ... Read more...

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Latin brew bumps off colon cancer cells


January 24th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) A taste for Latin brew could be a potent and easy way of protecting oneself against the ravages of colon cancer.These cancer cells, when exposed to ... Read more...

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Tomatoes ‘contain nutrient that prevents vascular diseases’


January 7th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Scientists in Japan have discovered that tomatoes contain a nutrient, which could tackle the onset of vascular diseases.The research has revealed that an extracted compound, 9-oxo-octadecadienoic, has ... Read more...

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Cranberry juice fights urinary infection


September 16th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): If you love cranberry juice, you are in luck - scientists have discovered that it can fight off urinary tract infections in people.The research illuminates the basic ... Read more...

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How cranberry juice battles urinary tract infections


July 16th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): If you love cranberry juice, you are in luck - scientists have discovered that it can fight off urinary tract infections in people.The research illuminates the basic mechanics ... Read more...

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Cashew seed extract an effective anti-diabetic


July 15th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 15 (IANS) A new study suggests that cashew seed extract can act as an effective anti-diabetic. Researchers from Universities of Montreal, Canada and de Yaoundé Cameroun analysed whether cashew extracts could ... Read more...

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Cashew seed extract could help diabetics


July 15th, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Cashew seed extract has anti-diabetic properties, a new study has found.The study was conducted by researchers at University of Montreal (Canada) and the Université de Yaoundé (Cameroun).Diabetes is ... Read more...

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Blackcurrants may ease asthma


March 29th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Natural chemicals from blackcurrants may ease breathing in some types of asthma, says a new study. Researchers from Plant & Food Research (PFR), a New Zealand government owned ... Read more...

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Cure asthma by eating Blackcurrant’s: researchers


March 28th, 2010 - 4:22 am ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) Eating blackcurrant's may help asthma sufferers breathe more easily, according to a study by New Zealand company Plant and Food Research. The study, led by Dr Roger Hurst and ... Read more...

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‘Olive oil offers best protection from heart attack’


April 2nd, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 2 (IANS) Portuguese scientists have identified an anti-oxidant in olive oil that offers the greatest protection from heart attack and stroke. Their study shows that the anti-oxidant in question, DHPEA-EDA, ... Read more...

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Olive oil protects against heart attack, stroke


April 2nd, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Portuguese researchers have identified a vital component of olive oil that gives greatest protection from heart attack and stroke.Lead researcher Fatima Paiva-Martins from University of Porto has discovered ... Read more...

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Apple and purple grape juices may prevent clogged arteries


May 17th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by admin
London, May 17 (ANI): Juices made from apples or purple grapes may prevent clogging of arteries, and thus contribute towards a healthy heart, according to a new study on hamsters.The study ... Read more...

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An apple a day keeps atherosclerosis at bay


May 3rd, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by admin
London, May 3 (IANS) An apple a day keeps atherosclerosis at bay, just as purple grapes and grape juice do, according to a new study. Atherosclerosis is a disease affecting arterial blood ... Read more...

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Apples, apple juice may help keep early atherosclerosis at bay


May 3rd, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Eating an apple a day or drinking a glass of apple juice can help keep early atherosclerosis at bay, says a new study.The study, by European researchers ... Read more...

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Asthma drug may help restore lost sense of smell


April 17th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by admin
London, April 17 (ANI): A medicine prescribed to asthmatics may help restore the sense of smell among people with "hyposmia", a reduced ability to detect and recognise odours, according to a ... Read more...

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Eating blueberries may keep your memory intact in old age


April 11th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by admin
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Blueberries are exactly what you should eat if you are getting forgetful with age, says a new study.A research team from the University of Reading and the ... Read more...

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