A new study reveals that low serum alpha-carotene, beta-carotene and lycopene contribute to increased risk and progression of Parkinson’s disease (PD). In this study, serum levels of antioxidants such as alpha-carotene, beta-carotene, retinol, alpha- and gamma-tocopherol, lutein, zeaxanthin, and beta-cryptoxanthin were measured and compared between 104 patients with idiopathic PD (Early PD (Hoehn and Yahr... View Article
EVNol™ promotes skin hydration when you apply a face mask infused with this palm mixed tocotrienol complex. What other new research findings to support beauty ingredient applications? Find out more from Nutritional Outlook – “Beauty Ingredients: New Research, Both for Topical and Oral Applications“ Here’s an exerpt taken from the article that mentioned EVNol™ –... View Article
By: Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong (Minister, Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities, Malaysia) AS I sat down to write this, news has begun to stream in on the victory of Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election. It is my hope that a centrist president will view palm oil in a rational fashion and facilitate both... View Article
High dietary intake of vitamin E (alpha tocopherol) was reported to decrease bone mass in rodents by Keio University team in 20121. However, this assumption may not be true based on a new study conducted by researchers, led by the renowned Prof. Maret Traber, at Linus Pauling Institute, Oregon State University. The new study demonstrates... View Article
A new study reveals that EVTene™ palm mixed-carotene is effective in modulating adipokines and abdominal adiposity in obese children. In this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled intervention trial, 20 children with simple obesity at a mean age of 10.5 years are given either 2 tablets of MCS (Mixed Carotenoid Supplement, CarotenALL® from Jarrow Formulas, California) or placebo daily... View Article
A new study conducted by researchers in Malaysia reveals that EVNol™ – full spectrum palm tocotrienol-tocopherol complex confers neuroprotection by reducing expression of CD40 (ie: co-stimulatory molecule produced by microglia). Increased in the expression of CD40 is associated with the development of neurodegenerative diseases. In this study, the BV2 or microglial cells (ie: central nervous... View Article
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