Antioxidants

Reds have seriously captured our attention since nutritional scientists the world over are reporting on their special properties. Or should we say super powers? ...

In the worship of Demeter, goddess of the harvest, the ancient Greeks beheld the mysteries of life itself in the simplicity of the single grain of wheat. They understood the incredible potential of the tiny seed. In it lies the power to sustain, nourish and...

Located on United Boulevard in Coquitlam BC, Natural Fators Farm is the newest extension of a local natural comapny that has been around since 1950!  Today, Natural Factors is one of the largest manufacturers of nutritional products in North America.  Right from day one, they've been fully...

Long a symbol of longevity in Asia because of their health-promoting properties, shiitake mushrooms have been used medicinally by the Chinese for more than 6,000 years. More recently, their rich, smoky flavor has endeared them to American taste buds. These exotic hearty mushrooms can now...

When you think about it, energy is perhaps the most valuable commodity on the planet. Humans go to extremes to make certain that they have an excess of it on hand, whether it's to fuel their economies, their vehicles, or themselves. Just consider what you'll...

Written by Darcy Smith - Posted on 3 November 2015 on the PGX Website The Mediterranean Diet The Mediterranean diet has a long-established history as the go-to eating plan for people who want to get healthy and enjoy themselves in the process! Often called the world’s healthiest diet,...

Published http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24598438 Neurosci Lett. 2014 Apr 30;566:247-51. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2014.02.045. Epub 2014 Mar 2. Anti-inflammatory effects of Vinpocetine on the functional expression of nuclear factor-kappa B and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in a rat model of cerebral ischemia-reperfusion injury. Wang H1, Zhang K2, Zhao L3, Tang J3, Gao L3, Wei Z3. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE: The restoration of blood flow to the...

Astaxanthin Plus by Prairie Naturals is a keeper! Mother Nature’s super antioxidant trio for good vision and healthy aging! Prairie Naturals Astaxanthin Plus is a synergistic blend of three super potent, natural-source carotenoid antioxidants – Astaxanthin (from (AstaRealTM), Lutein and Zeaxanthin. These specific fat-soluble antioxidants provide...