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Green Tea Boosts Memory

Green tea boosts memory, according to a new study conducted at the University of Basel. Participants in the study who drank a beverage with 27 grams of green tea extract performed better on short-term memory tests than the control group. Moreover, MRI imaging showed unique activation patterns between different lobes of the brain, suggesting that […]

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Leading natural health expert mentions EGCG for boosting metabolism and other health properties

In the March issue of Toronto-based Tonic Magazine, Dr. Bryce Wylde mentions the powers of epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), a form of polyphenol found in green tea, among his many sought-after nutrition tips. Wylde, a frequent guest on The Dr. Oz Show, writes, “Other studies have suggested that the green tea extract EGCG boosts metabolism and […]

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Article describes green tea benefit, but should have mentioned how to protect yourself against pesticides.

Best-selling author and nutritionist Dr. Jonny Bowden was quoted in a March 31, 2014 Woman’s World article, “Tea – the new Fountain of Youth!” The article describes some of the many health boosts offered by tea’s natural components. In a section subtitled, “Black and green tea shield against Alzheimer’s,” Bowden remarks: “Green tea is loaded […]

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Rogue nutritionist reveals the three most exciting nutrients for 2014 and how to select them

Board-certified nutritionist Dr. Jonny Bowden spends a lot of time among health researchers and related experts. “I have met many who are skeptical of every dietary supplement on the market. But their eyes light up when they hear one word: Polyphenols. These are powerful compounds found in plants that have all sorts of health benefits […]

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HealthCentral.com asks pharmacist to share nutritional advice for menopausal women

Suntheanine and Sunphenon may provide menopausal women with natural symptom relief, according to a recent HealthCentral.com article. In a December 13 interview, holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos described how these ingredients may improve sleep quality and skin health. Hot flashes and night sweats may cause menopausal women to have difficulty getting a good night’s sleep. Torkos […]