Blackcurrant extract: Stat!

Polyphenols are antioxidant plant colors and blackcurrant extract is rich in these natural compounds. According to new animal research published in the British Journal of Nutrition, black currant extract may...

B vitamins may reduce stroke risk: Meta-analysis

By Stephen Daniells, 30-May-2012 Supplements of B vitamins may reduce the risk of stroke by about 12%, according to a new meta-analysis published in Clinical Nutrition.

Dark chocolate consumption linked with heart benefits

By Nathan Gray, 04-Jun-2012 Consumption of dark chocolate could help to shrink the risk of heart disease in people with metabolic syndrome, according to new scientific data.

Folic acid supplements may slow artery hardening: Study

By Stephen Daniells, 06-Jun-2012 Daily supplements containing folic acid may reduce hardening of the arteries and counter the development of atherosclerosis, suggests a new meta-analysis by Chinese scientists.