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New Study: Drinking Tea Improves Brain Health

New Study: Drinking Tea Improves Brain Health

A recent study led by researchers from the National University of Sinapore revealed that regular tea drinkers have better organized brain regions associated with healthy cognitive function, compared to non-tea drinkers. Here’s what you need to know.

Study: EGCG May Alleviate Insulin Resistance and Cognitive Impairment

Study: EGCG May Alleviate Insulin Resistance and Cognitive Impairment

Photo by Rawpixel on Unsplash A new study involving mice, suggests that EGCG (epigallocatechin-3-gallate), the most abundant catechin and biologically active component in green tea, could alleviate high-fat and high-fructose (HFFD)-induced insulin resistance and cognitive impairment. What is EGCG? After water, green tea is the […]

The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

*Image: Huffington Post The scientific link between alcohol and breast cancer is strong, but most of the research backing it has been done in caucasian women, not diverse groups of women. Now, in a new analysis published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, scientists find […]

Expert Discussion: Energy & Immunity by Jerry Hickey, R. Ph

Expert Discussion: Energy & Immunity by Jerry Hickey, R. Ph

Expert Discussion: Energy and Immunity by Jerry Hickey, R.Ph. Why are you so tired? Because the power-plants inside your cells are old and wrinkly! Within each of your trillions of cells (with few exceptions) there are tiny power plants called mitochondria. Some cells have a […]