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Study shows importance of consuming palm oil nutrients as we age

This post was originally published on December 1, 2016 and updated on June 11, 2020. A new and interesting cross-sectional study of 2118 women and men, age stratified from 35 to 74 years and recruited from six European countries, was recently published. In this study, the researchers reviewed and examined plasma carotenoids (alpha- and beta-carotene, lutein, zeaxanthin,... View Article

EVNol™ Palm Tocotrienol Complex Protects Against Diabetic Retinopathy

Oral EVNol™ supplementation protects against retinal degenerative changes, as demonstrated in an in vivo study published in the journal Biomolecules. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of several diabetes related complications and now is the leading cause of new onset blindness among individuals aged 20 to 64 years old. In the study, the Streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats... View Article

Red palm oil-derived supplement may help those with diabetic kidney disease

Twelve weeks of supplementation with EVNol SupraBio significantly improved renal function in diabetic nephropathy patients, as demonstrated in a study published in Therapeutic Advances in Endocrinology and Metabolism (1). This prospective, multicenter, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study was conducted by a group researchers from the Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University (Malaysia Campus). Diabetic nephropathy... View Article

EVNol SupraBio™ Improves Diabetic Nephropathy and Effect Persists 6-9 Months after Washout: A Phase IIa Trial

Twelve weeks supplementation of EVNol SupraBio™ significantly improved renal function in diabetic nephropathy patients, as demonstrated in a study published in Therapeutic Advances in Endocrinology and Metabolism(1). This prospective, multicenter, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study was conducted by a group researcher from the Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University (Malaysia Campus). Diabetic nephropathy... View Article

Novel Pathway for Tocotrienol in Neuroprotection

A novel pathway for tocotrienol-mediated neuroprotection in primary hippocampal neurons was elucidated in a latest study published in International Journal of Molecular Sciences (1). The collaborative study was conducted by a group of researchers from Yale University and University of Alabama. This exciting new study further adds to the foundation of non-antioxidant pathway elucidated by... View Article

Why red palm oil is good for diabetics

Robin Augustin -November 23, 2019 10:37 AM KUALA LUMPUR: Vitamin E from red palm oil can reduce damage to the nerves, eyes and kidneys in people with diabetes, an endocrinologist has told FMT. Dr Khalid Abdul Kadir of Monash University said he had found that nerve damage was reduced in diabetics who were given 400 mg... View Article

Freedom Softgels Shown to Lower Blood Pressure – Tishcon’s Study

Article source: Whole Foods Magazine Westbury, NY—Freedom Softgels have been shown to help reduce blood pressure, according to a press release from Tishcon, makers of Freedom Softgels. The Softgels contain eight ingredients, including Cavacurmin curcuminoids-cyclodextrin complex, EPAX fish oil concentrate, HTEssence hydroxytyrosol, EVNol mixed tocotrienols, AstaZine astaxanthin, Sonova 400 gamma-linolenic acid, organic hemp seed oil,... View Article

Alzheimer’s Disease is Correlated with Lower Level of Total Tocotrienols & Tocopherols

The association between Vitamin E Complete (Tocopherols and Tocotrienols) and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has been confirmed in a recent human study published in the journal Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. The study recruited 53 subjects with overt Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and 40 cognitively healthy subjects (CTs) at the Geriatric Unit of the Fondazione IRCCS Ca’... View Article

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