Polyphenols In The News

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 […]

Arctic Apple? – The Removal Of Apple Polyphenols

Posted by on January 17, 2011 at 4:57 pm

If anyone has been watching or reading real news lately (not mainstream media), you would have noticed that a company in Okanagen British Columbia called Okanagen Specialty Fruits Inc. has developed (genetically engineered) a new breed of apple known as the arctic apple. It was very clever to name it the “arctic apple” associating the […]

Increase Muscle Strength With Polyphenols

Posted by on June 17, 2010 at 5:33 pm

Many studies have shown that apple polyphenols in particular, increase muscle strength by increasing the fiber densities. The saying “you are what you eat” is more than proven with some of these studies. The same polyphenols that give plants and fruits their antioxidant capabilities are more than beneficial to human muscles. An Apple a Day […]