Grapefruit juice gets anti-cancer fillip
Grapefruit juice and its active components, furocoumarins, may
inhibit cytochrome P450 enzymes involved in the activation of
compounds into cancer-causing compounds, suggests new research from
Flavanol rich juice aimed at lowering vascular age
UK ingredient company Coressence is set to see its flavanol-rich
Evesse Juice added to a line of organic drinks aimed at improving
Ginseng juice eyed as anti-diabetic dietary supplement
An extract from American ginseng berry may reduce blood sugar
levels by 30 per cent and aid weight loss, reports a new study from
the University of Chicago using obese diabetic mice.
Pomegranate juice may ease erectile dysfunction
A glass of pomegranate juice every day may help manage erectile
dysfunction, suggest results from a randomised, placebo-controlled,
double-blind, crossover pilot study.
Apple juice, bananas may lower childhood asthma
Increased consumption of apple juice or bananas may prevent
childhood asthma, says new research from England that adds to an
ever-growing body of science linking easy breathing to apples.
Watermelon juice may be novel amino acid source
Watermelon juice may provide a novel source of the essential amino
acid arginine, says a new study that shows the juice is a rich
source of its metabolic precursor.
Scientists rank UK juices by antioxidant action
A study at the University of Glasgow that evaluated fruit juices
commercially available in the UK according to their antioxidant
content could act as a spur to the category, as consumers seek
dietary ways to remain in rude health.
Coke-L'Oreal rumours show beauty beverage potential
Beauty foods are hotting up as an area of interest for
multinationals, if rumours about a Coca Cola-L'Oréal collaboration
for a tea-based skin care drink prove founded.
More fibre in coffee than orange juice?
Coffee, a well-established source of antioxidants, may also be a
richer source of soluble dietary fibre than orange juice,
researchers in Spain have reported.
Pure juices can reduce disease risk, says review
Pure fruit and vegetable juices are generally regarded as healthy,
despite containing less fibre than the whole fruit. A review of
studies into their potential to reduce risk of chronic disease may
serve to validate the popular perception...
Cloudy apple juice four times healthier than clear
The polyphenol content of cloudy apple juice is four times greater
than clear juice, says new research that could see a shift in
consumer preference from clear to cloudy.
Sea Buckthorn to join heart healthy juice club?
Scientists in India have reported a new extraction method for sea
buckthorn berries giving a juice rich in vitamin C, polyphenols and
Pomegranate juice may cut Alzheimer's risk
A daily glass of antioxidant-rich pomegranate juice could halve the
build-up of harmful proteins linked to Alzheimer's disease, says a
new animal study from the USA.
Fruit and veg juice may reduce Alzheimer's risk
Drinking three glasses of fruit or vegetable juice a week could cut
the risk of Alzheimer's disease by a whopping 75 per cent,
according to a population based study from the US.
Pomegranate juice shows possible diabetes benefits
A new Israeli study suggests that pomegranate juice could offer
health benefits for diabetics, despite the juice containing
significant sugar concentrations.