‘Most realistic’ plant-based steak revealed
Vegan alternatives to meat are popular but recreating the texture of steak is challengingThe “most realistic” plant-based steak to date has been revealed, mimicking the texture and appearance of a real cut of meat.The fake steak ’s ingredients include pea, seaweed and beetroot juice, which are extruded into fine fibres to recreate muscle tissue. Its producer, the Spanish company Novameat, says the steak will be available in some restaurants in Spain and Italy this year before scaling up in 2021.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 10, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Damian Carrington Environment editor Tags: Vegan food and drink Climate change Environment World news Veganism Science Life and style Vegetarianism Source Type: news

Is beetroot ketchup really a healthier option? New condiments that claim to be better for you
Mayonnaise, ketchup and other condiments can add a good hit of salt and sugar - and unwanted calories - to our food. But manufacturers are now offering sauces with added health benefits. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adding beetroots to your diet can prevent high blood pressure from salty food
(Natural News) Eating lots of salty food can contribute to the development of hypertension or high blood pressure, which is a key risk factor for many heart-related diseases. Protect yourself from hypertension by adding nitrate-rich beetroots to your diet. A study published in the journal Hypertension found that small amounts of beetroot and other foods... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drink beetroot juice and enjoy these health benefits
(Natural News) Among the many fruit and vegetable juices that exist around the world, beetroot juice is undoubtedly one of the healthiest. This dark purple juice contains a unique combination of powerful antioxidants and phytonutrients that can provide many health benefits. Plus, drinking beetroot juice is a great way to add beetroots to your diet since beetroots can lose... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Adding beetroot to mayonnaise makes it more nutritious and longer lasting
(Natural News) Mayonnaise is one of the go-to condiments in almost every household. It goes well with salads, meats, and sandwiches, and it is packed with nutrients. It’s no wonder that people want to extend the shelf life of this all-around condiment. Fortunately, researchers from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland found a way to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the health benefits of beetroot juice?
Beetroot juice contains plenty of healthful vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Drinking beetroot juice could provide several health benefits, such as lowering blood pressure and reducing inflammation. In this article, we discuss the health benefits, nutrition, and side effects of beetroot juice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Beetroot may reduce high blood pressure
Potassium has long been used as one of the best natural antidotes to high blood pressure, but research may have revealed a better solution. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - March 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: Could Beetroot Fight Salt-Induced High Blood Pressure?
Title: AHA News: Could Beetroot Fight Salt-Induced High Blood Pressure?Category: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/29/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General)
Source: MedicineNet High Blood Pressure General - March 29, 2019 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

AHA News: Could Beetroot Fight Salt-Induced High Blood Pressure?
THURSDAY, March 28, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- Adding tiny amounts of beetroot or dietary nitrate to salty food products might help prevent high blood pressure, according to a preliminary study of rats. While findings in animals may... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 28, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Athletes who want to boost their game are recommended to try beetroot
(Natural News) Research shows that beetroot (Beta vulgaris) may improve both physical health and brain health. A review published in HerbalGram looked at the benefits of beetroot and how it may help support body systems, such as cardiovascular health and cognitive function. In recent years, beetroot has emerged as a promising exercise performance supplement ingredient.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wagamama launches its first ever full English VEGAN breakfast
Wagamama has launched its first ever full English vegan breakfast to meet growing consumer demand. The dish includes two rashers of maple seitan 'bacon' and beetroot and seitan sausages. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drink beet juice before exercise for a younger brain
(Natural News) Drinking a glass of beetroot juice before exercise can give you a younger brain, surmises a team of researchers in a new study. The team says that older adults who drink this purple tonic before engaging in moderate exercise exhibit greater brain connectivity in the areas associated with motor function. The connectivity, authors... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Carbohydrate quality and health (pre-recorded webinar)
During the webinar, Professor Chris Seal will discuss the different forms and types of carbohydrate in foods, ranging from different types of starches, dietary fibre, small oligosaccharides and free sugars.   Does it matter which types of carbohydrate we consume and which should we avoid?  How can we improve diet, especially fibre intake, by changing the types of carbohydrate we consume (e.g. switching from refined grain foods to whole-grain foods)?Participation Timings  Due to the wide success of the original webinar broadcast, there is an opportunity to register to participate in a simulated...
Source: The Nutrition Society - October 19, 2018 Category: Nutrition Authors: Jade Mitchell Source Type: news

Carbohydrate quality and health (pre-record)
During the webinar, Professor Chris Seal will discuss the different forms and types of carbohydrate in foods, ranging from different types of starches, dietary fibre, small oligosaccharides and free sugars.   Does it matter which types of carbohydrate we consume and which should we avoid?  How can we improve diet, especially fibre intake, by changing the types of carbohydrate we consume (e.g. switching from refined grain foods to whole-grain foods)?Participation Timings  Due to the wide success of the original webinar broadcast, there is an opportunity to register to participate in a simulated...
Source: The Nutrition Society - October 19, 2018 Category: Nutrition Authors: Jade Mitchell Source Type: news

Eating leafy greens could help prevent macular degeneration
A new study has shown that eating vegetable nitrates, found mainly in green leafy vegetables and beetroot, could help reduce your risk of developing early-stage age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Researchers at the Westmead Institute for Medical Research interviewed more than 2,000 Australian adults aged over 49 and followed them over a 15-year period. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - October 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

NJ researchers investigate effects of dietary nitrate on cognitive function in veterans
(Kessler Foundation) Glenn Wylie, D.Phil, and Jorge Serrador, Ph.D., have won an award from the Rutgers Brain Health Institute (BHI). The grant funds a collaborative study between the Department of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Neuroscience at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and Kessler Foundation. Researchers will explore the influence of dietary nitrate supplementation--in the form of beetroot juice--on cerebral hemodynamics and cognitive function in veterans with GWI. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Beetroot juice found to decrease blood pressure and could be a great alternative treatment for people with cardiovascular disease
(Natural News) Cardiovascular disease can be frightening, and it’s understandable that those who have it want to do everything in their power to keep it under control. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean that they need to take on the risks of prescription drugs. A study published in the American Journal of Physiology – Heart and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Perform better mentally AND physically with beets
(Natural News) Several studies have determined the “mechanisms of action” of beets, and findings show that the plant can boost body systems and impact blood pressure, heart health, and cognitive function. Beets (Beta vulgaris, Chenopodiaceae) are currently being used as a sports performance supplement ingredient. Study findings have also determined that beetroot, or the taproot of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alzheimer's disease: Vegetable compound found in BEETROOT could provide new treatments
A VEGETABLE compound in beetroot could provide new treatments for Alzheimer's disease, new research suggested today. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beetroot juice supplements may help certain heart failure patients
(Indiana University) Beetroot juice supplements may help enhance exercise capacity in patients with heart failure, according to a new proof-of-concept study. Exercise capacity is a key factor linked to these patients' quality of life and even survival. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

'Beetroot pill' could help save patients from kidney failure after heart X-ray
(Queen Mary University of London) Beetroot may reduce the risk of kidney failure in patients having a heart X-ray, according to research led by Queen Mary University of London. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Dementia symptoms: Lower your risk of Alzheimer’s disease by eating this 59p vegetable
DEMENTIA could be prevented by eating more beetroot, it ’s been claimed. Foods high in folate could help to lower the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia symptoms: This 59p root vegetable could lower your risk of Alzheimer’s disease
DEMENTIA could be prevented by eating more beetroot, it ’s been claimed. Foods high in folate could help to lower the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia diet: Drinking THIS unlikely JUICE could slow symptoms of brain decline
DEMENTIA symptoms include memory loss and problems thinking, and increasing numbers of people are set to suffer. However drinking beetroot juice could lower risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New shot for men and women
Today I want to tell you about a quick, painless procedure that will put the spontaneity back into your sex life. And you don’t have to take a pill and then wait 30 minutes or more… I’m talking about platelet-rich plasma, or PRP for short. I’ve used PRP in my patients to heal sports injuries, aching joints and surgical wounds. It’s better than a facelift to smooth fine lines and wrinkles. But PRP also works if you’re having trouble in the bedroom. More than a third of men suffer from sexual dysfunction. And 40% of women do too. I’m talking about everything from erectile dysfuncti...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 5, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Anti-Aging Men's Health Women's Health Source Type: news

Beetroot does NOT warm you up
Researchers from the University of Portsmouth found those who are sensitive to the cold are no less chilly after drinking the vegetable juice. Their core temperature is also unchanged. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

You can't beat the beet for muscle recovery: Scientists reveal how the superfood heals muscle damage
(Natural News) Drinking beetroot juice may help attenuate muscle damage following strenuous physical activities, British scientists revealed in a recent study. As part of the study, a team of researchers at the University of Northumbria in the U.K. recruited 30 active men aged 18 to 28 years who work out at least twice a week. The participants were instructed to do... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why beetroot turns poop and pee red
Beetroot is widely hailed for its healthful properties. But some people find their next restroom visit a colorful experience: red poop and pee await them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Beetroot, the superfood that boosts your muscles
Scientists at the University of Northumbria asked 30 men aged between 18 and 28, who work out at least twice a week, to do 100 intensive jump exercises. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beetroot burgers replacing beef on the barbecue
Research by retail analysts Mintel found that one in four shoppers – led by young people – have cut down on meat consumption in the past six months. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack risk - lower blood pressure with a glass of THIS juice
BLOOD PRESSURE could be lowered with beetroot juice and could dramatically reduce heart attack risk, a research team has revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegetable crisps have equivalent of EIGHT spoons of sugar
The snacks, packed with beetroot, carrots, parsnips and sweet potato, are presented as healthy and sophisticated - but UK manufacturers have even sweetened some products with sugar and honey (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Not big on beetroot juice? New research will make you think twice
Drinking beetroot juice before working out makes older adults ’ brains perform more efficiently, a new study by Wake Forest University has found. “It resembles more of a brain of a younger adult than it does an older adult," said W. Jack Rejeski, the co-author on the study. “It suggests that older adults, these older adults, are essentially able to neg otiate their world more efficiently,” he said. Rejeski is the Thurman D. Kitchin Professor and director of the behavioral medicine laboratory… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 21, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jessica Seaman Source Type: news

Beetroot gets boost in Britain as Alzheimers benefits emerge
BRITAIN is experiencing a BEETROOT boom due to the purple trend in dieting and scientists revealing the vegetable's Alzheimer's benefits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Not big on beetroot juice? Local research may make you think twice - if you exercise
Drinking beetroot juice before working out makes older adults ’ brains perform more efficiently, a new study by Wake Forest University has found. “It resembles more of a brain of a younger adult than it does an older adult," said W. Jack Rejeski, the co-author on the study. “It suggests that older adults, these older adults, are essentially able to neg otiate their world more efficiently,” he said. Rejeski is the Thurman D. Kitchin Professor and director of the behavioral medicine laboratory… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 20, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Seaman Source Type: news

Alzheimer's news: Drinking THIS juice could help 'rejuvenate the brain'
A GLASS of beetroot juice before a brisk walk could help older people stave off Alzheimer's disease and rejuvenate the brain, according to new research. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Drinking beetroot juice before exercising boosts brain performance
Older adults who drank a beetroot juice supplement before exercising showed greater connectivity in an area of the brain that helps to control movement. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Beetroot Juice Before Exercise Aids Seniors Brains
Study reveals drinking beetroot juice supplement before working out makes the brain of older adults perform more efficiently (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - April 19, 2017 Category: Disability Tags: Supplements Source Type: news

With beetroot juice before exercise, aging brains look'younger '
Drinking a beetroot juice supplement before working out makes the brain of older adults perform more efficiently, mirroring the operations of a younger brain, according to a new study. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - April 19, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Drink beetroot juice and exercise for a 'younger' brain
Beetroot juice's nitric oxide content increases blood flow to the brain and improves exercise performance, making the brain more youthful, said scientists at Wake Forest University, North Carolina. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

With beetroot juice before exercise, aging brains look 'younger'
(Wake Forest University) Drinking a beetroot juice supplement before working out makes the brain of older adults perform more efficiently, mirroring the operations of a younger brain, according to a new study by scientists at Wake Forest University. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 19, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

The foods to eat to get rid of aches and pains
Three nutritionists have shared eight foods to eat to reduce inflammation, which can lead to aching and fragile bones. Try eating beetroot and leafy greens to stop back and neck pain, they say. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Expert reveals 10 quick and healthy ways to spice up your lunch break
There is no reason packed lunches need to be boring. From a mackerel and beetroot salad to a home made sweet potato hummus, Northampton dietitian Sian Porter gives you the tastiest recipes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A case of methotrexate intoxication in a patient with psoriasis who drank beetroot juice during methotrexate treatment - G önül M, Keseroglu H, Hacınecipoğlu F.
We report a 50-year-old woman being treated with methotrexate for psoriasis who developed methotrexate intoxication... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 25, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

5 Classic Holiday Foods With Anti-Aging Benefits
When you think of Thanksgiving, typically all-day feasting, followed by bloating, weight gain and a food coma probably come to mind. But what if we told you that better skin and anti-aging benefits could also come from the holiday buffet? While your willpower might be wearing thin around this time of year, we’ve rounded up some of the healthier choices you can make over the holidays ― choices that are packed with an age-fighting punch.  1. Cranberries You either love them or hate them, but cranberries are a staple no holiday meal would be complete without. These tangy berries can be found in many forms, from ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How drinking beetroot juice can make you run faster, help the elderly climb the stairs
In a study conducted by the University of Exeter, the purple vegetable was found to boost sprint times over 20 metres by 2 per cent - enough to give people an advantage in sports events. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beetroot juice the KEY to lowering blood pressure and Dementia prevention
BEETROOT juice can help lower blood pressure and even prevent dementia, stroke and heart attacks it's been reported. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 31, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Matcha Mylkbar cafe introduces blue smurf latte with E3 live blue algae
Forget rainbow lattes, tumeric lattes and beetroot lattes, a Melbourne cafe has debuted the newest hipster trend: the blue smurf latte that's made with E3 live blue algae. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 11, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Avoiding eggs, wholegrain bread and beetroot? The ten foods you SHOULD eat but don’t 
WHILE some people obsessed with eating healthily often search high and low for the trendy ingredients, every day foods can offer major health benefits too. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

8 reasons nutrient rich beets should be a dietary staple
(NaturalNews) In ancient times, beets were used to treat fever, constipation and other digestive complaints. The Romans consumed beets to boost their libido and improve their sex life. Legend has it that if a man and woman eat from the same beetroot, they will fall in love.Beets... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 4, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news