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Acai

Açaí refers to the Euterpe oleracea species of palm tree. This tree produces the fruit known as Acai berries. In preparation for consumption, the pulp of the acai fruit is commonly freeze-dried, with the seed and skin removed.[1] Composition Acai contains many nutrients, such as polyphenols, iron,

Keywords (8) Adiposity, Antiadipogenic, Antiobesity, Antiobesogenic, Antioxidant, Blood Health, Obesity, Red Blood Cell Production

Aronia Berry

The Aronia Berry (also known as the Chokeberry) is known for its dense content of polyphenols, especially anthocyanins. The total polyphenol and proanthocyanidin content are among the highest measured in plants to date. Aronia Berries contain a high concentration of phenolic compounds (anthocyanins

Keywords (16) Antiaging, Antidiabetic, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Blood Sugar, Cancer, Colitis, Diabetes, Endothelial Health, Glucose Regulation, Heart Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Metabolism, Obesity, Vascular Health, Weight Loss

Bergamot

Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) is a fragrant citrus fruit the size of an orange, with a yellow or green color similar to a lime, depending on ripeness. Although native to South‐East Asia, 80% of bergamot is produced in Calabria, southern Italy, where it grows extensively. Bergamot is known to have a hig

Keywords (31) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Appetite Control, Aspartate, Brain Health, Cancer, Collagen Production, Colorectal Cancer, Cystic fibrosis, GABA, Glutamate, Glycine, Hair Health, High Cholesterol, Hippocampus, Hyperlipidemia, Learning, Lung Inflammation, Lungs, Mental Health, Metabolic Syndrome, Naringin, Neuroprotective, Neurotransmitters, Obesity, Schizophrenia, Skin Health, Taurine, Ulcers, Weight Loss, Weight Management

Broccoli

Broccoli Composition * Broccoli sprout juice contains sulforaphanyl-amine.[1] * Broccoli sprouts are naturally enriched in glucoraphanin,the biological precursor to the anticancer compound sulforaphane.[1] * Vitamin C * Flavonoids * Glucosinolates Healing Properties Anticancer (anticancer) An

Keywords (16) Anticancer, Antihepatotoxicity, Bladder Cancer, Breast Cancer, Cervix Carcinoma, Colorectal Cancer, Hepatic Protective, Hepatocarcinoma, Hepatoprotective, Liver Cancer, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Obesity, Ovarian Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Prostate Health, Weight Loss

Cumin

Cumin (Cuminum cyminum) is a flowering plant in the parsley family which produces a fruit that contains aromatic seeds which are dried and used as a spice, they are usually ground into a powder and used in curry. Biological Properties * Anti-aflatoxigenic: * Anticancer: * Chemopreventive: C. cym

Keywords (14) Anti-Aflatoxigenic, Antibacterial, Anticancer, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Chemopreventive, Chemotherapeutic, Hypercholesterolemia, Obesity, Weight Loss

Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract Composition Polyphenols * Catechin and Epicatechin * There are specially manufactured catechin-rich versions of Grape Seed Extact which are engineered to contain high concentrations of monomeric catechins. * Catechin (C) * Epicatechin gallate (ECG) * Procyanidin B1 *

Keywords (8) Antioxidant, Blood Sugar, Glucose Regulation, Glucosidase inhibitor, Lung Damage, Lung Health, Lung Protection, Obesity

Hazelnut

Hazelnut Healing Properties * Antioxidant: * Cytoprotective: protects cells against harmful agents. * The Asian hazelnut, Corylus heterophylla Fisch--a species of hazel native to eastern Asia in northern and central China, Korea, Japan, and southeastern Siberia--exhibited strong antioxidant and c

Keywords (9) Antioxidant, Cytoprotective, Dysmetabolic Syndrome, Endothelial Health, Heart Disease, Heart Health, Hepatoprotective, Obesity, Weight Loss

Lingonberries

Lingonberries, also known as Vaccinium vitis-idaea, partridgeberry, mountain cranberry or cowberry, is a short evergreen shrub in the heath family that bears edible fruit. The berries contain plentiful organic acids, vitamin C, vitamin A (as beta carotene), B vitamins (B1, B2, B3), and the elements

Keywords (4) Blood Sugar, Glucose Regulation, Obesity, Weight Loss

Naringin

Naringin is a glycoside form of naringenin, which is a flavonoid belonging to flavanones subclass. It is commonly found in the pericarp of citrus fruits, bergamot, tomatoes and other fruits. Naringenin and its glycoside (naringin) have been found in a variety of herbs and fruits, including grapefru

Keywords (25) Angiogenesis, Angiogenic, Antiadipogenic, Antiatherogenic, Antibacterial, Anticarcinogenic, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Antiproliferative, Antitumor, Antiviral, Blood Sugar, Cardioprotective, Cardiovascular Disease, Chemopreventive, DNA Repair, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Heart Health, Immunomodulator, Insulin Resistance, Lung Cancer, Lung Health, Obesity, Weight Loss

Rooibos

Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) is a plant that grows in South Africa, its leaves are used to make a herbal tea. There are two varieties of Rooibos: Green Rooibos - unfermented tea; Red Rooibos - fermented tea.[1] Composition Rooibos tea contains no caffeine and has a relatively low level of tannins

Keywords (16) Androgen Balancing, Anti-hypertensive, Anti-infertility, Anti-obesogenic, Antidiabetic, Antioxidant, Bone Formation, Bone Mineralization, Calming, Fertility, Hormone Regulation, Infertility, Male Reproductive Health, Obesity, Osteoporosis, Relaxation

Sage

Sage (Salvia officinalis L.) Composition The leaves contain: * Caffeic acid * Carnosic acid * Carnosol * Chlorogenic acid * Fumaric acid * Rosmarinic acid * Ursolic acid * Ursonic acid The essential oil contains: * Borneol * Cineole * Thujone Healing Properties * Anti-diabetic: Impr

Keywords (11) Alzheimer's, Antidiabetic, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Diabetes, Insulin Resistance, Leukemia, Obesity

Tomatoes

Tomatoes[1] Healing Properties * Weight Loss: Disease / Symptom Treatment * Obesity: Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: D

Keywords (3) Obesity, Prostate Cancer, Weight Loss