Apple Polyphenol Uses for 2014

Posted by on March 28, 2014 at 11:37 am

What are apple polyphenols?  Polyphenols can be found in apples. They come in two different types: flavonoids and non-flavonoids. They work as metabolites. Polyphenols can be found throughout apples. The old adage, “An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away,” is true. If you eat an apple with the skin, you will get loads of […]

Apple Procyanidins

Posted by on February 16, 2011 at 10:45 pm

One of the interesting studies done in France showed that apple procyanidins triggered cell apoptosis (cell death) in cancer cells. This was especially seen in cancer cells that occur in the colon. Similar studies done in Germany showed that the more apple procyanidins that were present, the more inhibitory effects were seen in colon cancer […]

Apple Polyphenol Benefits And Effects

Posted by on November 15, 2010 at 8:16 pm

Apple polyphenols consist of very beneficial natural chemicals. Some of these natural chemicals include: Quercetin: A flavonol found in some fruits that has anti-cancer properties and protects the health of cell of cell structures. Quercetin has anti-inflammatory properties and protects the cardiovascular system. Procyanidin B-2: Has been shown to stimulate the hair re-growth cycle. Both […]