Caffeic acid phenethyl ester attenuates neuropathic pain.

PMID: J Pain Res. 2018 ;11:2709-2719. Epub 2018 Nov 1. PMID: 30464588 Abstract Title: Caffeic acid phenethyl ester attenuates neuropathic pain by suppressing the p38/NF-κB signal pathway in microglia. Abstract: Background: Management of neuropathic pain is still a clinical challenge. Evidence has accumulated indicating that propolis is effective in attenuating neuropathic pain; however, the mechanism … Read moreCaffeic acid phenethyl ester attenuates neuropathic pain.

Caffeic acid phenethyl ester exerts apoptotic and oxidative stress on human multiple myeloma cells.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Invest New Drugs. 2018 Nov 22. Epub 2018 Nov 22. PMID: 30465316 Abstract Title:  Caffeic acid phenethyl ester exerts apoptotic and oxidative stress on human multiple myeloma cells. Abstract:  Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE) is a phenolic compound initially identified in bee glue. CAPE is reported to … Read moreCaffeic acid phenethyl ester exerts apoptotic and oxidative stress on human multiple myeloma cells.

Caffeic acid phenethyl ester potentiates gastric cancer cell sensitivity to doxorubicin and cisplatin.

PMID: Anticancer Drugs. 2018 Nov 26. Epub 2018 Nov 26. PMID: 30489290 Abstract Title: Caffeic acid phenethyl ester potentiates gastric cancer cell sensitivity to doxorubicin and cisplatin by decreasing proteasome function. Abstract: Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE) is a major propolis component that possesses a variety of pharmacological properties such as antioxidant and anticancer effects. … Read moreCaffeic acid phenethyl ester potentiates gastric cancer cell sensitivity to doxorubicin and cisplatin.

Evaluation of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity of green coffee beans methanolic extract in rat skin.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Nat Prod Res. 2018 Dec 3:1-7. Epub 2018 Dec 3. PMID: 30507264 Abstract Title:  Evaluation of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity of green coffee beans methanolic extract in rat skin. Abstract:  Since a long time caffeine has been used in pharmaceutical and cosmetic preparations due to its favorable … Read moreEvaluation of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity of green coffee beans methanolic extract in rat skin.

Coffee consumption was associated with some positive effects on the respiratory system.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Clin Respir J. 2018 Mar ;12(3):1283-1294. Epub 2017 Jul 7. PMID: 28671769 Abstract Title:  Chronic coffee consumption and respiratory disease: A systematic review. Abstract:  PURPOSE: The widespread consumption of coffee means that any biological effects from its use can lead to significant public health consequences. Chronic pulmonary … Read moreCoffee consumption was associated with some positive effects on the respiratory system.

Vitamin D deficiency is considered as a risk factor for diabetic retinopathy and hearing loss among diabetic patients.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Biomed Res Int. 2018 ;2018:2714590. Epub 2018 Jul 9. PMID: 30112372 Abstract Title:  The Impact of Vitamin D Deficiency on Retinopathy and Hearing Loss among Type 2 Diabetic Patients. Abstract:  Aim: The current study was aiming to investigate the relation between vitamin D, retinopathy, and hearing loss … Read moreVitamin D deficiency is considered as a risk factor for diabetic retinopathy and hearing loss among diabetic patients.

Magnesium deficiency heightens lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation and enhances monocyte adhesion.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Magnes Res. 2018 May 1 ;31(2):39-48. PMID: 30398154 Abstract Title:  Magnesium deficiency heightens lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation and enhances monocyte adhesion in human umbilical vein endothelial cells. Abstract:  Given a possible anti-inflammatory role of magnesium in endothelial cells, the aim of this study was to investigate the effects of … Read moreMagnesium deficiency heightens lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation and enhances monocyte adhesion.

These findings suggest that magnesium deficiency impairs hippocampus-dependent memory without affecting the morphology of hippocampal neurons.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Brain Res Bull. 2019 Jan ;144:149-157. Epub 2018 Nov 27. PMID: 30500564 Abstract Title:  Dietary magnesium deficiency impairs hippocampus-dependent memories without changes in the spine density and morphology of hippocampal neurons in mice. Abstract:  Magnesium (Mg) is an essential mineral for maintaining biological functions. One major action … Read moreThese findings suggest that magnesium deficiency impairs hippocampus-dependent memory without affecting the morphology of hippocampal neurons.

Sour cherry seed extract may have the capacity to alleviate the damaging effect of high blood glucose and protect the retina.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Molecules. 2017 Oct 21 ;22(10). Epub 2017 Oct 21. PMID: 29065463 Abstract Title:  Protective Effect of Prunus Cerasus (Sour Cherry) Seed Extract on the Recovery of Ischemia/Reperfusion-Induced Retinal Damage in Zucker Diabetic Fatty Rat. Abstract:  Among diabetes patients, ophthalmological complications are very frequent. High blood glucose and … Read moreSour cherry seed extract may have the capacity to alleviate the damaging effect of high blood glucose and protect the retina.

Cherry consumption out of season alters lipid and glucose homeostasis in normoweight and cafeteria-fed obese Fischer 344 rats.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  J Nutr Biochem. 2019 Jan ;63:72-86. Epub 2018 Sep 21. PMID: 30359863 Abstract Title:  Cherry consumption out of season alters lipid and glucose homeostasis in normoweight and cafeteria-fed obese Fischer 344 rats. Abstract:  The xenohormesis theory postulates that animals, through the consumption of chemical cues, mainly polyphenols, … Read moreCherry consumption out of season alters lipid and glucose homeostasis in normoweight and cafeteria-fed obese Fischer 344 rats.

7 Healthy Reasons To Eat More Garlic Every Day

This post was originally published on this siteThis article is copyrighted by GreenMedInfo LLC, 2019Visit our Re-post guidelines Whether you love garlic or can’t stand the stink, there is no denying that this bulb provides a treasure trove of healthy benefits.  Garlic (Allium sativum) has been called the “stinking rose.”  While some people think it … Read more7 Healthy Reasons To Eat More Garlic Every Day

Pure sour cherry anthocyanin extract could be protective in inflammatory bowel diseases.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Nutrients. 2018 Jul 3 ;10(7). Epub 2018 Jul 3. PMID: 29970869 Abstract Title:  Protective Effect of Pure Sour Cherry Anthocyanin Extract on Cytokine-Induced Inflammatory Caco-2 Monolayers. Abstract:  Anthocyanins have several beneficial effects, especially on inflammatory and oxidative conditions. The pro-inflammatory cytokines, tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α) and interleukin-1β … Read morePure sour cherry anthocyanin extract could be protective in inflammatory bowel diseases.

Chewing gum with sour cherry extract may be useful for the prevention of dental caries.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Food Funct. 2018 Jul 17 ;9(7):4008-4016. PMID: 29978173 Abstract Title:  Sour cherry extract inhibits human salivaryα-amylase and growth of Streptococcus mutans (a pilot clinical study). Abstract:  The purpose of this study was to determine whether cherry extract has any effect on salivaryα-amylase activity (sAA) or on the … Read moreChewing gum with sour cherry extract may be useful for the prevention of dental caries.

Supplementation with tart cherry juice can lower blood pressure and improve some aspects of exercise performance.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2018 Jul ;28(7):1746-1756. Epub 2018 Apr 16. PMID: 29566443 Abstract Title:  Effects of montmorency tart cherry (L. Prunus Cerasus) consumption on nitric oxide biomarkers and exercise performance. Abstract:  The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of Montmorency tart cherry … Read moreSupplementation with tart cherry juice can lower blood pressure and improve some aspects of exercise performance.

Double Broccoli Quinoa

This post was originally published on this siteThis double broccoli quinoa bowl is a favorite of mine. And it’s quite simple. I cook up lots of broccoli, then puree half of it into a pesto. The other half is cut into little florets. Tossed with some quinoa, sliced avocado, and a drizzle of feisty chile … Read moreDouble Broccoli Quinoa

The inhibitory potential of Montmorency tart cherry on key enzymes relevant to type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Food Chem. 2018 Jun 30 ;252:142-146. Epub 2018 Jan 12. PMID: 29478524 Abstract Title:  The inhibitory potential of Montmorency tart cherry on key enzymes relevant to type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Abstract:  The inhibitory potential of Montmorency tart cherry on glycemia regulation and other enzymes relevant … Read moreThe inhibitory potential of Montmorency tart cherry on key enzymes relevant to type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Tart cherry juice can lower the levels of systolic blood pressure and LDL cholesterol.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Food Funct. 2018 Jun 20 ;9(6):3185-3194. PMID: 29862410 Abstract Title:  Impact of tart cherry juice on systolic blood pressure and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in older adults: a randomized controlled trial. Abstract:  Hypertension and dyslipidemia are major risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD). Common treatments for high blood … Read moreTart cherry juice can lower the levels of systolic blood pressure and LDL cholesterol.

Impact of tart cherries polyphenols on the human gut microbiota and phenolic metabolites in vitro and in vivo.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  J Nutr Biochem. 2018 Sep ;59:160-172. Epub 2018 Apr 7. PMID: 30055451 Abstract Title:  Impact of tart cherries polyphenols on the human gut microbiota and phenolic metabolites in vitro and in vivo. Abstract:  Tart cherries have been reported to exert potential health benefits attributed to their specific … Read moreImpact of tart cherries polyphenols on the human gut microbiota and phenolic metabolites in vitro and in vivo.

Authentic tart cherry juice reduces markers of inflammation in overweight and obese subjects.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Food Funct. 2018 Oct 17 ;9(10):5290-5300. PMID: 30255184 Abstract Title:  Authentic tart cherry juice reduces markers of inflammation in overweight and obese subjects: a randomized, crossover pilot study. Abstract:  Subclinical inflammation is frequently noted in chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease (CVD) and obesity. Accumulating epidemiological … Read moreAuthentic tart cherry juice reduces markers of inflammation in overweight and obese subjects.

Tart cherry may serve as a potential intervention to reduce obesity-associated inflammation.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Nutrients. 2018 Oct 25 ;10(11). Epub 2018 Oct 25. PMID: 30366378 Abstract Title:  Tart Cherry Reduces Inflammation in Adipose Tissue of Zucker Fatty Rats and Cultured 3T3-L1 Adipocytes. Abstract:  Obesity increases adipose tissue inflammation and secretion of pro-inflammatory adipokines, which have systemic effects on the organism’s health … Read moreTart cherry may serve as a potential intervention to reduce obesity-associated inflammation.

Montmorency tart cherry protects against age-related bone loss in female C57BL/6 mice.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Eur J Nutr. 2018 Oct 30. Epub 2018 Oct 30. PMID: 30377814 Abstract Title:  Montmorency tart cherry protects against age-related bone loss in female C57BL/6 mice and demonstrates some anabolic effects. Abstract:  PURPOSE: Age-related bone loss is a consequence of endocrine and immune changes that disrupt bone … Read moreMontmorency tart cherry protects against age-related bone loss in female C57BL/6 mice.

Tart cherry prevents bone loss through inhibition of RANKL in TNF-overexpressing mice.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Nutrients. 2018 Dec 29 ;11(1). Epub 2018 Dec 29. PMID: 30597968 Abstract Title:  Tart Cherry Prevents Bone Loss through Inhibition of RANKL in TNF-Overexpressing Mice. Abstract:  Current drugs for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis-associated bone loss come with concerns about their continued use. Thus, it is necessary … Read moreTart cherry prevents bone loss through inhibition of RANKL in TNF-overexpressing mice.

Montmorency tart cherry supplementation accelerates recovery from exercise-induced muscle damage in females.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Eur J Sport Sci. 2018 Jul 28:1-8. Epub 2018 Jul 28. PMID: 30058460 Abstract Title:  Montmorency tart cherry (Prunus cerasus L.) supplementation accelerates recovery from exercise-induced muscle damage in females. Abstract:  Tart Montmorency cherry concentrate (MC) has been reported to attenuate the symptoms of exercise-induced muscle damage … Read moreMontmorency tart cherry supplementation accelerates recovery from exercise-induced muscle damage in females.

Hesperidin might be useful in subarachnoid hemorrhage therapy.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  World Neurosurg. 2018 Nov 15. Epub 2018 Nov 15. PMID: 30448580 Abstract Title:  Neuroprotective Effects of Hesperidin on Cerebral Vasospasm After Experimental Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in Rats: Biochemical, Pathologic, and Histomorphometric Analysis. Abstract:  OBJECTIVE: We examined the protective effects of hesperidin on cerebral vasospasm by establishing an experimental … Read moreHesperidin might be useful in subarachnoid hemorrhage therapy.

may serve as a future preventative agent or treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  J Mol Neurosci. 2018 Dec 7. Epub 2018 Dec 7. PMID: 30535776 Abstract Title:  Ginsenoside Compound K Regulates Amyloidβ via the Nrf2/Keap1 Signaling Pathway in Mice with Scopolamine Hydrobromide-Induced Memory Impairments. Abstract:  The objective of this study was to investigate the neuroprotective and antioxidant effects of ginsenoside … Read moremay serve as a future preventative agent or treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.

Ginsenoside F1 promotes cytotoxic activity of NK cells.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Front Immunol. 2018 ;9:2785. Epub 2018 Nov 28. PMID: 30546365 Abstract Title:  Ginsenoside F1 Promotes Cytotoxic Activity of NK Cells via Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1-Dependent Mechanism. Abstract:  Ginsenosides are the principal active components of ginseng and are considered attractive candidates for combination cancer therapy because they can kill … Read moreGinsenoside F1 promotes cytotoxic activity of NK cells.

Ginsenoside Rf alleviates dysmenorrhea and inflammation in a model of endometriosis.

This post was originally published on this sitePMID:  Food Funct. 2018 Dec 14. Epub 2018 Dec 14. PMID: 30547177 Abstract Title:  Ginsenoside Rf alleviates dysmenorrhea and inflammation through the BDNF-TrkB-CREB pathway in a rat model of endometriosis. Abstract:  To investigate the effects and the underlying mechanisms of ginsenoside Rf in a surgically induced rat endometriosis … Read moreGinsenoside Rf alleviates dysmenorrhea and inflammation in a model of endometriosis.

New House Speaker Pelosi Calls Climate Change ‘Existential Threat’ in Opening Remarks

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi received a standing ovation after calling for action on climate change during her first address to the 116th session of Congress Thursday, according to a video shared by Newsweek. “We must also face the existential threat of our time: the climate crisis, a crisis manifested in natural disasters of … Read moreNew House Speaker Pelosi Calls Climate Change ‘Existential Threat’ in Opening Remarks