WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF GRAPE SEED EXTRACT?

Grape Seed Extract

Grape seed extract (GSE) is having abundant source of polyphenols. Polyphenols and flavonoids present in the GSE have been shown remarkable interest based on positive reports of their antioxidant properties and ability to serve as free radical scavengers. In comparison to other well-known antioxidants (such vitamin C, vitamin E, and β-carotene), grape seed polyphenols have[Read…]

Lecithin

          Lecithin is a complex mixture of phospholipids found mainly in egg yolks, soy, and cole seeds. Phospholipids such as phosphatidylcholine, phosphatidylethanolamine, phosphatidylinositol, phosphatidylserine, and phosphatidyl glycerol compose the lipid bilayer of the cellular membrane structure. The energy needed for membrane biogenesis is stored in membrane lipids. The matrix of cellular[Read…]

What are the health benefits of ginseng?

What are the health benefits of ginseng

The herbal remedies referred to as “ginseng” are derived from the roots of several plants. Panax ginseng, usually known as Asian or Korean ginseng, is one of the most widely used and researched ginsengs. The main active components of Panax ginseng are ginsenosides, which have been demonstrated to provide a variety of beneficial effects, including[Read…]

FOOD SUPPLEMENTS FOR WEIGHT LOSS

FOOD SUPPLEMENTS FOR WEIGHT LOSS Overweight and obesity cause more deaths worldwide than underweight. The overweight and obesity states are more likely to develop hypertension, type 2 diabetes, arthritis, sleep apnea, dyslipidemia, cardiovascular diseases, various types of cancer, and premature death. Therefore, the importance of prevention and treatment of obesity is widely acknowledged [1]. There[Read…]

EVIDENCE-BASED HEALTH BENEFITS OF COCONUT OIL

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EVIDENCE-BASED HEALTH BENEFITS OF COCONUT OIL Coconut is one of the world’s most significant tree crops, providing food and shelter to millions of people in the tropical region. Virgin coconut oil was introduced to the world at the end of twentieth century. Because of its wide range of applications in medication, food, cosmetics, and hair[Read…]

THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF COENZYME Q10

CoQ10 Benefit

THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF COENZYME Q10 Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is an essential compound of the human body which is synthesized in the mitochondrial inner membrane. The molecule of CoQ10 has a highly lipophilic character and the base of its structure belongs to quinone chemical group. Because it has a “tail” of 10 isoprenoid units attached[Read…]