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Does Pomegranate intake attenuate cardiovascular risk factors in hemodialysis patients?

Posted March 4, 2014

Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the most common cause of morbidity and mortality among hemodialysis (HD) patients. It has been attributed, among other causes, to hypertension and dyslipidemia. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of a year-long consumption of Pomegranate juice (PJ), on two traditional cardiovascular (CV) risk factors: hypertension and lipid profile, as well as on cardiovascular events.

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Suppression of urinary bladder urothelial carcinoma cell by the ethanol extract of pomegranate fruit through cell cycle arrest and apoptosis

Posted December 23, 2013

Pomegranate possesses many medicinal properties such as antioxidant, anti-inflammation and antitumor. It has been extensively used as a folk medicine by many cultures. Pomegranate fruit has been shown to have the inhibitory efficacy against prostate cancer and lung cancer in vitro and in vivo. It can be exploited in chemoprevention and chemotherapy of prostate cancer. In this study we examined the anti-cancer efficacy of pomegranate fruit grown in Taiwan against urinary bladder urothelial carcinoma (UBUC) and its mechanism of action.

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Pomegranates – Your Heart’s New Best Friend

Posted November 30, 2013

A new study finds that a supplement made of pomegranate extract can help keep blood vessels healthy, which is vitally important for preventing heart attacks and strokes. It may even counter some of the cardiovascular-damaging effects of fatty food and help clear the arteries of the accumulation of plaque.

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Pomegranate polyphenols claimed to maintain heart health: Probeltebio study

Posted October 10, 2013

Pomegranate polyphenols can help to maintain cardiovascular health, according to a swine study using Spanish firm Probeltebio’s pomegranate extract Pomanox.

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Use Fruits for a Flawless Face, Say Experts

Posted July 12, 2013

Mango and pomegranate can help clear scars on your face and nourish your skin, say experts. Use them on your face once a week to get a natural glow. But it is first vital to know your beauty fruits and their properties well.

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Fab-4 superfoods: Pomegranate, curcumin, green tea and broccoli help fight prostate cancer

Posted June 19, 2013

Prostate cancer continues to be one of the most prominent forms of the disease, accounting for more than 235,000 diagnoses each year in the U.S. alone, with nearly 30,000 deaths. As with many forms of cancer, prostate cancer is the result of years and decades of lifestyle transgressions such as smoking, lack of physical activity, exposure to environmental and household toxins, and most importantly, the typical American diet consisting of fried foods, sugars and meats grilled or blackened using high heat cooking sources.

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Pomegranates Pounce Prostate Cancer, Other Benefits

Posted June 11, 2013

A new study shows that a natural supplement containing pomegranate can effectively fight prostate cancer. This finding is not the first time pomegranates have been shown to be helpful against prostate cancer or to offer other health benefits.

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Pomegranate, Green Tea, Turmeric And Broccoli May Help Fight Prostate Cancer

Posted June 10, 2013

British researchers have scientifically proven that broccoli, turmeric, green tea and pomegranate help fight the most common cancer in men in the United States and the United Kingdom – prostate cancer.

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Berries, pomegranates shown to have highest anti-cancer activity of any fruits

Posted April 11, 2013

Numerous studies have confirmed that berries are the best foods to maximize your intake of disease-fighting antioxidants, and have also identified the other fruits and vegetables with the highest antioxidant content.

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Pomegranate may inhibit metastatic breast cancer

Posted October 21, 2012

Pomegranate juice is already known to be active against several cancers, but a new study out of California has just shown for the first time that it potently inhibits three key processes involved in breast cancer metastasis. The researchers were so impressed, they remarked that pomegranate juice is “potentially a very effective treatment to prevent cancer progression in general.”

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