Navigation Links
Cholesterol can be lowered using combination of Soy Proteins and Sterols

Heart disease is responsible for nearly half (49 per cent) of all deaths //in Europe, killing more than 4.35 million people each year. Reducing cholesterol is one of the most important preventable factors in the disease.

Both soy protein and plant sterols extracted from soy are already well established in the heart health foods market, with the US Food and Drug Administration backing health claims for their effects on cholesterol-lowering however recently the US soy processor ADM has gained additional patents for the combination of soy protein and sterols in functional foods, giving food formulators extra leverage in the heart health category.

Officials at ADM say using both ingredients together creates the possibility for dual claims on the packaging and appeal to health-conscious consumers who seek out approved claims on the products they purchase. However ADM says it has not tested the effect of a soy protein and sterol combination on cholesterol or other heart health markers so it is not yet clear how much extra benefit a product containing both ingredients could offer.

Currently cereal products make up 46 per cent of the foods carrying heart health claims in the US, Japan, Australia and five major European markets, according to UK consultancy Leatherhead Food, largely because of their high fiber content. But both soy protein and sterols are among a handful of other ingredients increasingly used in this $3.6 billion market and it has been forecast that this category will grow by 60 per cent to reach nearly $5.7 billion by 2009 as food makers try to help prevent the biggest cause of deaths around the world.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Low Cholesterol Linked to Severe Depression and Violent Behavior in Men
2. Eating More Often May Help Lower Cholesterol
3. Caution On Use of Cholesterol Drugs
4. High Cholesterol linked to Alzheimer’s diseas
5. Cholesterol Drug Helps After Angioplasty
6. Cholesterol lowering drugs increase neuropathy risk
7. Almonds Improve Cholesterol
8. Cholesterol-lowering therapy benefits older people also
9. Cholesterol lowering drugs aid people after heart transplant
10. New Cholesterol gene linked to Alzheimers
11. Children’s Cholesterol Matter
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... ... in Central Michigan, has produced another video highlighting one of the many supplemental ... Arts class. Sensei Ed Taylor, a 5 th Degree Black Belt in the ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... ... Program (KOHP), a $500,000 two-year pilot initiative to improve oral health-related awareness, education, ... professional development for health care providers and promote best practices in 10 New ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... MA (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... ... Research Institute (WCRI) compare outcomes of injured workers across 15 states. The ... to work, earnings recovery, access to medical care, and satisfaction with medical care. ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... ... Cheryl Bowker of Bowker Insurance Group has been presented with one of the ... ran one of Allstate’s most successful agencies for 48 years, but it was his ... award named for him is not given every year, but only when an agency ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... ... menu surrounding the restorative properties of precious stones to complement its new wellness ... spread over two floors and feature a plethora of special services and insuite amenities, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... , May 24, 2016 ... beide primären Endpunkte und ... Überlegenheit in ‚ausgezeichneter plus guter ... Colons    ,      (Logo: ... gab heute neue positive Daten von der MORA-Studie ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... 24, 2016 Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: ... today provided an update on its ongoing OVATION ... combining GEN-1, the Company,s DNA-based immunotherapy, with the ... patients with advanced ovarian cancer who will undergo ... is an IL-12 DNA plasmid vector formulated as ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , May 24, 2016 Open ... in Clinical Neurophysiology  Elsevier , a ... and services, today announced the launch of ... access journal that focuses on clinical practice issues in ... reports, clinical series, normal values and didactic reviews. It ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: