Tag: "grapes" at medical news
Grapes, Melons Implicated in Outbreaks
...searchers , there is a new study on seedless green grapes
which caused a salmonella outbreak that sickened 30 people across six Western states last summer and fall. Researchers were surprised to find that the outbreak of Salmonella serotype senftenberg// most often found in meats and poultry was outwardly s...
To Reduce Risk Of Cancer Eat Grapes
...ltural and Food Chemistry the chemicals present in grapes
help in reducing // the spread of carcinogenic cel...emicals to show their cancer inhibitory effect the grapes
need to be taken whole. The researchers are of the opinion that supplements made from the grapes
Heart Disease In Women Can Be Reduced By Eating Grapes
...A recent study indicates that polyphenols found in grapes
can actually reduce certain key risk factors for c...operties are thought to be delivered by both fresh grapes
and red wine. For the study researchers say they used a lyophilized grape powder consisting of 92 pe...
Aloe Vera Coating For Fruits And Vegetables Preservation
...gel can also be applied as a spray. Common table grapes
were subjected to Aloe Vera treatment and were fou...lt when compared to untreated grape. The untreated grapes
appeared to deteriorate rapidly within about 7 days, whereas the gel-coated grapes
Compound In Grapes And Red Wine To Counter Alzheimer's Disease
...search shows that resveratrol, a compound found in grapes
and red wine, lowers the levels of the amyloid-bet...o acids. However, the authors stress that eating grapes
may not be a cure for Alzheimer's disease, because natural resveratrol is unstable. That makes it ha...
Important parameters of life: Longevity and quality: both improved by exercise
are sour!” is a very famous saying which refers to an attitude when we know something is good but are unable to achieve it and so feign that we are not concerned about it//. The same can be said about exercise! Everybody knows it's good; yet many pe...
‘Natural Spring’ Starts A Week Ahead Now Than Before: UNH Scientit
...re blooming about four days earlier, and apple and grapes
are blooming about eight days earlier than they were half a century ago,” Wolfe noted in his report, while cautioning that the earlier start to the growing season indicated by the data may not be a good thing. “Farmers may tend to look at this and...
Diet And Lifestyle Plays Vital Role In Preventing Skin Cancer
...ecently found resveratrol -- found in cranberries, grapes
and peanuts -- is linked to anti-cancer activity including skin cancer. In laboratory studies, curcumin -- found in turmeric and curry powder -- blocked a key biological pathway needed for development of melanoma and other cancers, researchers said....
Grapes are not sour…
Italian scientists have found that the grapes
in most red wines have a sleep inducing ingredient...so shown that melatonin content can be enhanced in grapes
by treating vines with a plant vaccine Benzothiadiazole. Richard Wurtman of the brain and cognitiv...
Melatonin Hormone Found in Red Wine Grapes
...cello at the University of Milan it was found that grapes
used in the making //of red wine have high levels ...nd that the melatonin content could be enhanced in grapes
by treating them with a plant vaccine Benzothiadiazole. But Richard Wurtman of the brain and cogniti...
White Wine is Equally Good for Heart as Red Wine
...ides evidence for the first time that the flesh of grapes
is equally cardio-protective with respect to the skins," writes researcher M. Falchi of the University of Milan. The researchers, however, said further study is needed to identify the principal ingredients responsible for cardio-protective abiliti...
Inhibition of Colorectal tumor growth by Grape seed extract
... and preventive," he said. The skin and seeds of grapes
are a rich source of proanthocyanidins, a class of antioxidant flavonoids that remove harmful free oxygen radicals from cells. Grape products (juice and red wine) are known for their heart healthy effects, especially in lowering levels of blood chole...
Fat or old - Swig red wine to live long says study
...l compound found in red wine, and the skin of red grapes
,resveratrol, mitigates the ill effects of a diet ...ust fat alone. Resveratrol found in the skin of grapes
and in red wine and is now pointed out to be the probable secret formula behind the relatively bet...
Celebrating Christmas With Wine – The Elixir of the God
...the same process of fermentation to make wine; yet grapes
are most suited because they are organically endow...ns the skin of the grapes. White wine is made from grapes
of any color, where the grapes
are separated from their skin during the fermentation process. A wine...
A Heart-Felt Valentine: Red Wine and White Wine May Be Just as Healthful
...ists say they have found evidence that the pulp of grapes
appears just as heart-healthy in laboratory experi...s indicated that the cardioprotective compounds in grapes
— polyphenolic antioxidants — reside in the skin and seeds. Grape skins, which contain purple pigmen...
Grape Expectations for Healthier Wine
A new technique that uses ozone to preserve grapes
could help prevent allergies and boost healthy com...d other conditions in some people. Mass-marketed grapes
can remain in storage for months and are usually treated with sulphur dioxide to prevent decay. Alth...
New Mechanism for Nutrient Uptake Discovered
...sms—cyanobacteria in the ocean, fungi that grow on grapes
and make our wine, plants that provide our food—and even in our kidneys, which excrete nitrogen. We also suspect other different types of transporters will be discovered to work in this way." The scientists don't yet know what triggers the rapid sh...
Eat Berries, Prevent Colon Cancer
...milar to resveratrol, an antioxidant identified in grapes
and red wine that also is recognized for its anticancer properties. Pterostilbene also is found in grapes, but it is more abundant in blueberries, the researchers say. In studies by other researchers, blueberries also have shown promise for protect...
Fruit and Vegetable Diet 'could Prevent Asthma'
...ice a day. Eating oranges, apples, tomatoes and grapes
each day, which around 300 children did, was shown to have a protective effect against wheezing and allergic rhinitis. Red grape skin contains high levels of antioxidants as well as resveratrol, a potent polyphenol, known to curb inflammatory acti...
South African Farmers Turn to Organic Farming
...eme weather. Fruit farmers complain of mildew on grapes
from un-seasonal rains and of unduly hot spells robbing apples of moisture. Whatever the reasons for the shift, organic farmers are assured of a market for their output, with signs of South African, European and American importers all starting to v...