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Acai Manganese Quelled by Anthocyanins

Acai is high in manganese, but other components of the fruit appear to keep the mineral at nutritional levels.

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What does the current research say on the link between calcium supplementation a

Are Calcium Supplements Bad for the Heart?

To supplement or not to supplement? Where the science now stands on calcium and cardiovascular risk.

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New Studies Point to Vitamin D for Lower Blood Pressure, but Research Still Limited

The Vitamin D Council, a nonprofit group, has updated its health summary with studies from 2013 and 2014 looking at the link between vitamin D and blood pressure.

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Chondroitin, Collagen, Eggshell Membrane…Oh My! More Research for Joint Health

Chondroitin, collagen, and eggshell membrane: A recent spate of research from suppliers further lends evidence for healthy-joint support.

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Quinoa is particularly rich in iron and manganese.

Minerals in Ancient Grains Are Celiac-Friendly

But be careful where you buy grains from, as nutrients will vary.

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Agave Inulin May Aid Digestion

Agave isn't just for preparing tequila. It's a rich source of inulin that, until recently, was lacking clinical trials on digestive health.

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Would You Drink Banana Juice?

Efforts to extract banana juice are improving.

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Blackberry Juice Increases Probiotics in Milk

Compounds in blackberry may encourage the growth of probiotics in milk. They might also fight off foodborne pathogens.

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Stop Craving Sweets? Spinach Could Help

New human clinical results on a spinach-derived ingredient.

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Moringa May Be an Attractive Soap Ingredient

And for those in developing countries, it may be a soap alternative all by itself.

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Is This the Oral Health Study That Aloe Vera Needed?

An aloe mouthwash study out of India is the biggest yet.

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