Tag Archive: bone health

Health Benefits of Tocotrienols: From Skin To Heart Health

  You’re likely aware of the antioxidant properties of vitamin E. But did you know that vitamin E actually has two different subcategories? Tocopherols and tocotrienols are two forms of vitamin E, and while both exhibit antioxidant activity, the effects of tocotrienols are much different than tocopherols. So what is this vitamin E compound, and... View Article

Best natural source for vitamin E tocotrienol

The best source of this super-potent antioxidant may surprise you By Robin Miller, Palm Oil Health Antioxidants help protect the body from disease. These powerful substances inhibit cell damage caused by free radicals. Richly pigmented fruits, vegetables and beans are some of the best sources of antioxidants, but they aren’t the only sources. Vitamin E... View Article

High Level of Serum Carotenoid is associated with Increased Bone Mineral Density in Chinese Adults

A cross-sectional study reveals that high concentration of serum carotenoids – is positively correlated to higher bone mineral density (BMD) in middle-aged and elderly Chinese adults, especially in women. In this large study, 1898 women and 933 men aged 50-75 years were recruited and the follow-up study was done after a mean interval of 3.1... View Article