Tagged: antioxidants

aging and oxidative stress

Aging accompanies Free Radical Increase

What does aging have to do with free radicals? Everything. Research is now finding that our free radicals increase linearly with every year we age. Antioxidant strategies can now be tangible.

Pycnogenol and cognition

Pine Bark Increases Cognition and Memory

Biomedical researchers from Italy’s Chieti – Pescara University have found that pine bark extract in the form of a supplement called Pycnogenol® increases cognitive function, attention span and mental performance. The research investigated 108 healthy university students between 18 and 27 years old....

medicinal herbs

Medicinal Herbs Found to be Antioxidant

Researchers from India’s NMT Gujarati College of Pharmacy have found that certain botanical herbs – namely Vitis vinifera (grapeseed), Phyllanthus emblica L. (Indian gooseberry), Punica granatum (pomegranate), Cinnamomum cassia (cinnamon), Ginkgo biloba L., and Camellia sinensis (tea), have antioxidant potential that rivals vitamin...