Soy Isoflavones Linked to Lower Prostate Cancer Risk
Increased intake of soy isoflavones
significantly reduced the risk of prostate cancer amongst Japanese men by as much as 50 per cent//, says a new study.
"To our knowledge, this is the first prospective study to report an inverse association between isoflavone and localized prostate cancer in...
Postmenopausal Women May Benefit From Isoflavones Therapy
Phytoestrogens, estrogen-like compounds, have been found to enhance mental sharpness and mood among postmenopausal women, a new study has found//. This finding highlights that the plant derivatives can be used in the treatment of hormonal imbalances occurring during menopause.
Older women who...
Study Finds Soy Safe for Men
... Led by Jill M. Hamilton-Reeves, PhD, RD, of St. Catherine's University, St. Paul, Minnesota, researchers assessed the effects of soy protein and soy isoflavones
on measurements of male reproductive hormones. Findings, just published online in Fertility and Sterility , a publication of the American Society fo...
Soyfoods a Healthy Choice for Men
...vidence includes a large body of U.S. government and National Institute of Health-sponsored human and primate research, in which controlled amounts of isoflavones
from soy were fed and no effect on quantity, quality or motility of sperm were observed. In fact, a small-scale, preliminary study by Dr. Jorge Chavar...
Vitamin E, Selenium and Soy Won't Prevent Prostate Cancer
... a hopeless task. However, supplements and a healthy lifestyle can both play a role in helping patients prevent or fight cancer, MacKay said.
and other dietary supplements may help prevent the development of cancer," MacKay said. "Men should include these things as part of a healthy lifestyl...
Soy May Not Lead to Denser Breasts
WEDNESDAY, April 22 (HealthDay News) -- Soy isoflavones
don't increase breast density, a new study finds. ...ies have suggested that dietary factors, including isoflavones
(estrogen-like plant compounds) might increase bre... soy dosage levels are equivalent to the amount of isoflavones
provided in two to four cups of soy milk.
Eating soy early in life may reduce breast cancer among Asian women
...he underlying mechanism is not known. Korde said her study suggests that early soy intake may have a biological role in breast cancer prevention. "Soy isoflavones
have estrogenic properties that may cause changes in breast tissue. Animal models suggest that ingestion of soy may result in earlier maturation of br...
Study Shows How Soy Compound Lowers Blood Pressure and Stroke Risk
... New Findings Suggest Soy isoflavones
Contribute to Blood Vessels' Healthy ...f Hong Kong, found a diet rich in soybeans
and soy isoflavones
boosts artery health. isoflavones
are natural compounds
found in soy that, although ...
leViv Launches First Meal Programs Specifically Designed for Taste and Health
...orporates emerging scientific benefits
associated with antioxidants, phytonutrients, plant based proteins,
cruciferous vegetables, omega-3 fatty acid, isoflavones
So what's on the menu? Wild caught salmon, pizza, jerk chicken, black
cod, lasagna, and so much more. "Great taste is paramount to enjoyin...
SOYJOY(R) Introduces Two New Ways to Enjoy Soy
...ith eight grams of whole soy per bar, SOYJOY contains the nutritious
and complete protein naturally found in soy," said
Allegra Burton, MPH, RD....dy, published in the American Journal
of Clinical Nutrition, found that soy isoflavones
helps maintain healthy
"Consumers are always seeki...
New research: Soy germ isoflavones reduce bone loss
A new study published in this month's European Journal of Nutrition demonstrates a strong correlation between reducing bone loss in non-obese postmenopausal women and the dose-dependent effect of soy germ isoflavones, particularly SoyLife®. These findings support previous scientific findings regard...
New lab evidence suggests preventive effect of herbal supplement in prostate cancer
...n be metabolized in the body to androgens. Increased consumption of dietary isoflavones
is associated with a decreased risk of prostate cancer. Red clover (Trifoli...cancer prevention effect from this supplement," said Arnold.
Red clover isoflavones
may modify androgenic effects in the prostate but much more work in the lab...
Birth control has long-term effect on hormone exposure
...ent changes ranged from a 25 percent reduction in E1 to a 50 percent reduction in 2OHE1 with oral contraceptive administration. Postmenopausal dietary isoflavones
induced fewer significant effects on postmenopausal estrogen metabolite concentrations.
"The magnitude and persistence of oral contraceptive effect...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Oct. 24, 2007
...usually consumed as processed products, mainly as peanut
butter and roasted nuts. Studies have shown that peanuts contain
powerful antioxidants called isoflavones
which may reduce the risk of
cancer, diabetes and coronary heart diseases. Although the effect of
processing on the isoflavone content of legumes has ...
Soy isoflavone may inhibit common gastrointestinal illness in infants
...fants, she said.
Its exciting to think that the isoflavones
in soy formula could be a cost-effective nutrition... exposed to a lot of rotavirus, we wondered if the isoflavones
would still be as effective, she said.
The inhi...ion of rotavirus particles, genistin or the mix of isoflavones
inhibited infectivity, said Donovan.