Xanthohumol has shown to lowers cholesterol, blood sugar and weight gain in lab tests

Xanthohumol

Oregon State University conducted a study that identified specific intake levels of xanthohumol, which is a natural flavonoid that is found in hops, significantly improve some markers of metabolic syndrome in lab animals, while also reducing weight gain. A special issue of Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics published these findings, which focus on “Polyphenols and … Read more

Fun In The Sun

FUN IN THE SUN

Preventing overexposure and sunburn Late last year, Time magazine released its annual list of top inventions. You may not need the number one pick, a retail DNA test (on which you can learn more¬†here), and you may not have the funds for its runner-up, the $100,000 sporty electric¬† Tesla Roadster, but chances are, number 44, … Read more