Antioxidants may protect against eye disease

A study published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry finds that antioxidants “disrupt a link between two beautiful-eyeprocesses in the retina that, in combination, contribute to macular degeneration. Antioxidants also extend the lifetime of irreplaceable photoreceptors and other retinal cells.”

Antioxidants included in the study include Vitamin E, Vitamin C, resveratrol, and bilberry extract.

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Grape Seed Extract inhibits growth of cancer cells

multicolored-grapesResearches at the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver have shown that the chemicals in Grape Seed Extract are effective against colorectal cancer cells in mice and in test tubes.

“Their study, published in the October 18 issue of Clinical Cancer Research, documented a 44% reduction of advanced colorectal tumors in the animals, and also revealed, for the first time, the molecular mechanism by which grape seed extract works to inhibit cancer growth.”

Prior studies have found Grape Seed Extract to also be effective against certain skin and prostate cancers.

While tests in laboratory animals are not an indicator of similar effectiveness in humans, the research is very encouraging.

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Independent study finds OPC-3 improves cardiovascular health

opc-3A new study at the Department of Biomedical Science in Pescara, Italy found that Isotonix OPC-3® lowered cardiovascular risk factors in a test group of 61 individuals.  The researchers found that “All major cardiovascular risk factors were improved with blood pressure, total cholesterol, and fasting blood glucose lowered.”

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