Blood clot risk could be reduced by 'shot' of beetroot juice - 'de-stiffen' blood vessels
The juice could increase levels of nitrate oxide, a powerful nutrient that relaxes your blood vessels to improve blood flow. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart disease: The red juice that could reduce your risk - latest finding by experts
A BALANCED diet and regular exercise are key methods of reducing the risk of coronary heart disease. The process is akin to putting fuel in a car, the higher quality the fuel the more efficiently the car will run. A new study suggests beetroot could be a positive addition to one's diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Beetroot juice may aid people with coronary heart disease – study
Research suggests a daily glass reduces harmful inflammation by boosting nitric oxide levelsA daily glass of beetroot juice could reduce harmful inflammation in people with coronary heart disease, according to new research.Coronary heart disease is the most common type of heart disease, the most common cause of heart attacks and the single biggest killer of both and men and women worldwide.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 9, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Gregory Health editor Tags: Heart disease Vegetables Medical research UK news Science Health & wellbeing Life and style Food Source Type: news

Dr Michael Mosley shares root vegetable can lower high blood pressure - ‘quite meaningful’
"I'M AT home making sauerkraut, I've just been grating in lots of this lovely colourful vegetable," said Dr Michael Mosley on his podcast Just One Thing. Despite his shirt getting stained, the doctor was determined to use this ingredient because of its plentiful benefits. From lower blood pressure to keeping your brain healthy as you age, beetroot offers more than its taste. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zambia: Exploit Beetroot Benefits - Mujajati
[Times of Zambia] A health expert has encouraged people to eat beetroot because of its benefits to the body. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Blushing plants reveal when fungi are growing in their roots
(University of Cambridge) Scientists have created plants whose cells and tissues 'blush' with beetroot pigments when they are colonised by fungi that help them take up nutrients from the soil. This is the first time this vital, 400 million year old process has been visualised in real time in full root systems of living plants. Understanding the dynamics of plant colonisation by fungi could help to make food production more sustainable in the future. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Red beetroot benefits: Three ways red beetroot may boost your health - backed by evidence
BEETROOT has been extensively studied for its health applications, of which there are many. One comprehensive review found three benefits that could have a major impact on one's health. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Changes in mouth bacteria after drinking beetroot juice may promote healthy ageing
(University of Exeter) Drinking beetroot juice promotes a mix of mouth bacteria associated with healthier blood vessels and brain function, according to a new study of people aged 70-80. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Dengue —an Epidemic Within a Pandemic in Peru
International Year of Volunteers: A volunteer ombudsman in Peru helps a local woman with her problem, 2001. Credit: UN PhotoBy Carmen ArroyoUNITED NATIONS, Jan 15 2021 (IPS) While the world is grappling with the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Peru is still dealing with an epidemic that it has not been able to control—the mosquito-borne viral disease known as dengue. With almost 56,400 confirmed cases as of December, Peru is suffering the worst dengue epidemic since 2017, when the virus infected over 68,000 people. The illness, coupled with the novel coronavirus crisis, has left thousands of people exposed to malnu...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Carmen Arroyo Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Food Security and Nutrition Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Latin America & the Caribbean TerraViva United Nations Water & Sanitation Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition F Source Type: news

How to live longer: Beetroot juice reduces risk of cancers and dementia to boost longevity
HOW TO live longer: A certain daily drink contains a vast amount of natural chemicals called nitrates. These nitrates have an impressive ability in improving one's health, reducing health risks and boosting longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for tiredness - the vegetable powder that could protect against fatigue
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to prevent tiredness and fatigue symptoms. Add these cheap vegetable powder capsules to your diet to avoid feeling sleepy or drowsy during the day, while also boosting your overall energy. Should you consider taking beetroot powder supplements for tiredness? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘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

Richa ’ s post surgery miracle drink
I was sent this recipe from Richa who says “I have had this drink throughout my recovery after having hysterectomy and It really has helped me so much especially with the initial constipation I had post surgery.” Her recipe which is called the Miracle Drink helps to beat a lot of ailments, is delicious and very easy to make too. The approximate cost of this drink, depending on where you shop, is around 60p a day. Ingredients 1 Carrot 1 Apple (any kind) 1 fresh raw beetroot A squeeze of lemon Little finger nail sized piece of ginger Method Pass all of the above through a juicer or blend with a little water and...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - September 24, 2019 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Health hysterectomy stories recipes Source Type: news

Richa ’ s post surgery miracle drink
I was sent this recipe from Richa who says “I have had this drink throughout my recovery after having hysterectomy and It really has helped me so much especially with the initial constipation I had post surgery.” Her recipe which is called the Miracle Drink helps to beat a lot of ailments, is delicious and very easy to make too. The approximate cost of this drink, depending on where you shop, is around 60p a day. Ingredients 1 Carrot 1 Apple (any kind) 1 fresh raw beetroot A squeeze of lemon Little finger nail sized piece of ginger Method Pass all of the above through a juicer or blend with a little water and...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - September 24, 2019 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Health hysterectomy stories recipes Source Type: news