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Sunday December 8th 2019

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Acai Berry Road Test and Review

Acai Berry Road Test and Review

When it comes to diets, I have to admit I'm lazy. At the very mention of the "D" word I begin to feel hungry and deprived and, as for endless sessions in the gym, I use the normal excuses of not having enough time and being too tired. So when I heard claims that the acai berry is a completely natural new wonder supplement for weight loss - with [...]

Acai Berry Destroys Cancer Cells

Acai Berry Destroys Cancer Cells

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A Brazilian berry popular in health food contains antioxidants that destroyed cultured human cancer cells in a recent University of Florida study, one of the first to investigate the fruit’s purported benefits. Published today in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, the study showed extracts from acai [...]

Acai Berry Antioxidant-Rich Palm Fruit

Acai Berry Antioxidant-Rich Palm Fruit

Dr. Alexander G. Schauss’ discovery of a previously little known palm fruit’s remarkable antioxidant activity, led to publication in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry that confirmed it had the highest peroxyl radical scavenging activity of any food in the world. Since his discovery (more...)

Acai Berry Randomized Trial

Can an antioxidant-rich juice containing freeze-dried Acai and its pulp and 18 other fruits and berries really inhibit lipid peroxidation and protect cells from free radical damage during oxidative stress in humans? That is one of several questions answered in a study that appeared today in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry (JAFC), a [...]

Acai Berry’s Properties and History

Rio de Janeiro is the city that worships health and beauty and where the healthy and the beautiful drink açaí. Pronounced ah-sah-yee, açaí is more of a lifestyle option than a foodstuff; a magic fruit potion that fuels the hedonistic energy of Brazilian beach life. Shortly after I moved to Rio, I was told about the açaís berry's amazing [...]

Acai Berry Antioxidants Absorbed By Human Body

Acai Berry Antioxidants Absorbed By Human Body

A Brazilian palm berry sweeping the globe as a popular health food - though little research has been done on it – now may have its purported benefits better understood. In the first research involving people, the acai (ah-sigh-EE) berry has proven its ability to be absorbed in the human body when consumed both as juice and pulp. That [...]