New Research: Study Shows Pycnogenol® Naturally Reduces Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

Public Release: 5-Dec-2007 Pycnogenol® improved physical function by 52 percent GENEVA, Switzerland – Affecting more than 10 million Americans, Osteoarthritis of the knee (OA) is one of the five leading causes of disability among the elderly. While OA mainly affects most people over 45, it can occur at any age. A double-blind, placebo-controlled study published…

Caffeine Cream Tones Thighs

Public release date: 6-Dec-2007 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – — A new study recently published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology reports on the discovery of caffeine’s novel benefit in slenderizing thighs. The Brazilian researchers studied 99 women treated with a cream consisting mostly of a 7 percent caffeine solution. The women used the cream…

Chemicals used as fire retardants could be harmful, UC-Riverside researchers say

Public release date: 10-Dec-2007 More funding for research to investigate effects of polybrominated diphenyl ethers is urged RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), chemicals used as fire retardants, can be found in numerous items in the home, such as the television, computer, toaster and the sofa. Now, as reported in a KNBC story on…

Use of diabetes medication by older adults linked with increased risk of heart problems, death

Public release date: 11-Dec-2007   Older patients treated with the diabetes medications known as thiazolidinediones (which include rosiglitazone) had a significantly increased risk of heart attack, congestive heart failure and death, compared with the use of other hypoglycemic drugs, according to a study in the December 12 issue of JAMA. The authors suggest that these…

19th Health Research Report 28 NOV 2007 – Reconstruction

                      Health Intelligence Report 28 Nov 2007 19th Edition Compiled by Ralph Turchiano http://www.healthresearchreport.me www.vit.bz http://www.youtube.com/vhfilm www.facebook.com/vitaminandherbstore http://www.engineeringevil.com   EDITOR’S TOP 5 (For Most Interesting) 1. Sweet magnolia: Tree bark extract fights bad breath and tooth decay 2. Fear is stronger motivator to get fit than hope…