Tag: Arteries

An apple a day lowers level of blood chemical linked to hardening of the arteries. Eating an apple a day might in fact help keep the cardiologist away, new research suggests. In a study of healthy, middle-aged adults, consumption of one apple a day for four weeks lowered by 40 percent blood levels of a substance linked to hardening of the arteries. Intakes of apples or apple polyphenols decease plasma values for oxidized low-density lipoprotein/beta2-glycoprotein I complex

Apples, raw, with skin   Tag: Arteries
03 Oct 2012

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Improve Arterial Health in Smokers. A diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids, found in fish, could help reduce the damage to the arteries caused by smoking. Researchers treated smoking patients with supplements of the compound, and found improved arterial function. Effects of omega-3 fatty acids on endothelial function, arterial wall properties, inflammatory and fibrinolytic status in smokers: A cross over study.

Fish oil, sardine   Tag: Arteries
24 Apr 2012

More Fruit and Veggies Now, Better Arteries Later. Children who eat a lot of fruit and vegetables have healthier, less stiff arteries as young adults than those who don't, according to a new study. Lifetime Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Arterial Pulse Wave Velocity in Adulthood.

Babyfood, fruit, peaches, junior   Tag: Arteries
30 Nov 2010

 


Powered by Google App Engine
Grocery Store
Baby & Child Care
Baby Food
Beans & Grains
Beverages
Breads & Bakery
Breakfast Foods
Candy
Chocolate

Condiments
Cooking & Baking Supplies
Dairy & Eggs
Fruits
Gourmet Gifts
Herbs, Spices & Seasonings
Home Brewing & Wine Making
Jams, Jellies & Spreads

Meat & Poultry
Oils, Vinegars & Salad Dressings
Pasta & Noodles
Pet Supplies
Prepared Food
Sauces & Dips
Seafood
Snack Food
Vegetables
Home
Health
Food Groups
Nutrients
Calculator
About
Feedback