Article Source : Natural Health Research Institute Written by Angeline A. De Leon, Staff Writer. Eight weeks of supplementation with tocotrienol improved diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) in participating subjects compared to placebo. Characterized by pain and numbness in the extremities, DPN is a complication associated with type 2 diabetes and the most common type of... View Article
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
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
Asia is leading the charge in the nutricosmetics and aged care sectors, riding on the growing ‘beauty from within’ trend driven by the notion that “feeling good is looking good”. ExcelVite’s Nutritionist Diyanah spoke with NutraIngredients-Asia during Vitafoods Asia 2018. She discussed research evidence of EVNol SupraBio™ and EVNol™ for applications in nutricosmetics, providing beauty-from-within... View Article
Palm oil is the staple oil in most of the Asian countries. In the West however, there exists various misconceptions about palm oil as well as lack of awareness of its unique nutritional benefits (phytonutrients). At the 2017 Palm International Nutraceutical & Cosmeceutical Conference (PINC) held in Kuala Lumpur, Bryce Wylde spoke with ExcelVite about... View Article
Daily doses of EVNol SupraBio™ – a bioenhanced full-spectrum palm tocotrienol complex sourced from Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil – may reduce severe pain (lancinating pain) in diabetic neuropathy patients, according to researchers at the University Science of Malaysia. This Vitamin E Neuroprotection Study (VENUS) was a randomized, double-blind clinical trial focusing on diabetic peripheral... View Article
News source : The Star Online BANGI: They are a source of energy and nutrients for our bodies, as well as antioxidants that protect our cells against the effects of free radicals and help to reduce inflammation. These are the good oils that should form a small but essential part of our daily diet. While there... View Article
This article provides brief introductions about tocotrienols (vitamin E from palm oil). For more details about palm tocotrienols, please visit the tocotrienol educational website www.tocotrienol.org.