Acai Berry Guides
Acai berry is a reddish-purple fruit of the acai palm tree. It is about 1 inch long and native to Central and South America. Research in acai berry is focused on its antioxidant properties. Antioxidants help prevent disease related to oxidative stress such as heart disease and cancer. Acai berry …[Continue reading: Acai Berry Nutrition Facts]
Berries are one of the best sources of vitamins and phytochemicals. Berries are also a great source of antioxidants which fight the free radicals, thus reducing the risk of developing diseases caused by free radicals. Berries are naturally sweet and low in calories, thus helping you …[Continue reading: Top Ten Berries]
Acai berry is a reddish-purple fruit of the acai palm tree. It is about 1 inch long and native to Central and South America. Research in acai berry is focused on its antioxidant properties. Antioxidants help prevent disease related to oxidative stress such as heart disease and …[Continue reading: Benefits of Acai Berry]
Modern scientists believe that cigarette smoking is one of the major risk factors for the development of chronic diseases such as cardiovascular diseases, pulmonary problems, and cancer. In most cases, people who use cigarettes also have other risky lifestyle habits, such as lack of physical activity and alcohol abuse, which …[Continue reading: Smoking and Antioxidants]
Physical activity causes a great increase in the body’s oxygen demand. A study published by the journal Sports Medicine in 2001 states that the body has to increase its oxygen uptake 10 to 20 times during an active exercise and that the skeletal muscle tissues need 100 to 200 times …[Continue reading: The Role of Antioxidants in Sports and Physical Activity]
Do not just buy acai berry supplements from any dealer without first investigating whether their products really do contain acai berry or not. Do you know why?
A recent case study conducted by a group of researchers from University of Mississippi Medical Center and published in the August 2011 issue …[Continue reading: Warning: Rhabdomyolysis Can Happen With ‘Fake’ Acai Berry Supplements!]
Daily consumption of Acai berry improves the range of motion and alleviates pain of the joints, says a recent study conducted in 1 NIS Labs , Klamath Falls, Oregon and published in the July 2011 issue of Journal of Medicinal Foods.
Various studies show that dietary interventions can help …[Continue reading: Acai berry: The Fruit for Patients with Joint Pains!]
For the last few decades, scientists had ever-increasing interest to the presence of antioxidants, the active chemicals found in many fruits that protect the cells against the effects of free radicals, the active chemical compounds that trigger deterioration of cell membranes and increase a patient’s chances of developing chronic diseases, …[Continue reading: Red Wine: Protection Against Oxidative Stress]