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Functional Food What is That, Ask First
...ct claiming to protect the retina in diabetics and cranberry
chewing gum to prevent gum disease. So it goes and constantly expanding. But experts are warning that the actual benefits of these foods could be dubious and hence suggest consumers to be wary of falling prey to aggressive brand advertising. "Mil...
Berries Boosts Brain Power: Study
...ose diets were supplemented with either blueberry, cranberry
or strawberry extracts or concord grape juice. SRI...
Cranberry Juice Could Fight E. coli Bacteria
Compounds in cranberry
juice have the ability to change E. coli bacteria,...lytechnic Institute (WPI), Massachusetts, suggests cranberry
may provide an alternative to antibiotics for combating E. coli bacteria that have become resistant ...
A Glass of Orange Juice To Keep Recurrence Of Kidney Stones At Bay
... a potassium ion while the citrate in lemonade and cranberry
juice is accompanied by a hydrogen ion. Ions of hydrogen, but not potassium, counteract the beneficial effects of the high citrate content. 'There is an absolute need to consider the accompanying positive charge [of hydrogen ions] whenever one asse...
Distinguished Scientist Award Conferred on University of Rochester Scientists for Work on Preventing Cavities
...tly engaged in finding out if certain compounds in cranberry
juice inhibit the formation of cavities. "Dr. Koo's work in this area helps us understand the pivotal role of nutrition in the development and prevention of dental decay," said Cyril Meyerowitz, D.D.S., M.S., head of the Eastman Department of Dentist...
Cranberry juice to Prevent Dental Decay
Did you know that cranberry
juice has anti-bacterial properties? It has now be...ited with the above discovery. It is believed that cranberry
juice acts just similar to a Teflon sheath, commonly used in non-stick cookware. This would in turn ...
Folk medicine is given more to UTI patients
...for the parents to rely on the folk medicines like cranberry
juice more than taking the children to the doctors... the survey had admitted to having heard of giving cranberry
juice in case of urinary tract infections. 29% of the parents in thee survey had given the juice to ...