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.
Cargill proposes juices for joint health
Cargill is seeking the go ahead for its Regenasure vegetarian
glucosamine hydrochloride to be used in functional beverages, which
would open up a whole new area for the joint health market in
Provexis enters into agreement to extend Fruitflow beyond juices
Provexis has entered into a 12 month exclusivity agreement with a
major food company to take its Fruitflow heart health bioactive
into food and dairy products.
Red grape juice's heart benefits get boost
Red grape juice improved cholesterol levels and inflammatory
markers associated with heart disease, reports research from Spain.
Pomegranate juice could slow prostate cancer growth
Drinking a glass of pomegranate juice every day could slow the
growth of prostate cancer, researchers have reported for the first
Cherry juice may reduce exercise-induced muscle pain
Drinking cherry juice could reduce the pain and damage in muscles
induced by exercise, says a small intervention study from the US.
Mechanism of grape juice's cholesterol benefits proposed
Scientists from Spain have reported that they have identified how
grape juice polyphenols help reduce bad cholesterol levels, science
that could extend understanding of a product that is enjoying
increasing consumer awareness.
Orange juice may protect against osteoporosis
Drinking more orange or grapefruit juice may reduce bone loss and
decrease the risk of osteoporosis in later life, suggests an animal
study from Texas.