Well: Vegetarian Thanksgiving: Pomegranate Salad
This colorful salad of red pomegranate seeds, Romaine lettuce and roasted sesame seeds, dressed with a fresh pomegranate juice and honey dressing, sets a festive tone for any holiday table. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - November 24, 2014 Category: Nutrition Authors: By CLAIRE MALDARELLI Tags: Salads Thanksgiving Day Vegetarianism Food Cooking and Cookbooks Featured Pomegranates Vegetarian Thanksgiving Source Type: news

Pomegranate
This fact sheet provides information on the safety and effectiveness of pomegranate as a dietary supplement. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - November 21, 2014 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: NCCAM Source Type: news

Pomegranates for Good Health
Pomegranates (punica granatum) are a very healthy fruit that appears to slow down the growth of estrogen-fueled breast cancers. Make astringent, juicy, beautiful pomegranates part of your anticancer diet. Learn more about pomegranates here. (Source: About.com Breast Cancer)
Source: About.com Breast Cancer - November 20, 2014 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: breastcancer.guide at about.com Tags: health Source Type: news

Protecting Seeds and Their Stories: The Sacred in Everyday Life
The recent UN Climate Change Summit, the marches in New York and around the world, once again brought into our collective consciousness the need for real change. As did the shocking news of the global loss of species. The vital need to protect our ecosystems is part of a cry that embraces the whole earth, from the smallest creature to the vast oceans. And in the midst of this call to cease our globally self-destructive behavior is a story that touches each of us, every day. It is in every bite of an apple, every bowl of rice, every piece of bread we butter. It is the essential and elemental story of seeds, how we are los...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green Tea and Pomegranate Extract Help Fight DiarrheaGreen Tea and Pomegranate Extract Help Fight Diarrhea
Children with uncontrolled diarrhea improve faster when a plant extract is combined with oral rehydration. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 23, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Why California's Drought-Stressed Fruit May Be Better For You
Is California's severe drought hurting the nutrient content of fruit? No, preliminary data on pomegranates suggest. The fruit may be smaller, but packed with more antioxidants, tests show.» E-Mail This (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - October 23, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sasha Khokha Source Type: news

The myth of the 'superfood'
Broccoli, pomegranate, whatever... there isn't much evidence they do any good, reports Tom Chivers (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - October 13, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Check the Label: Juice Blends May Be Misleading
If you picked up a product called Pomegranate Blueberry Flavored Blend of 5 Juices, what would you expect it to contain? The name tells you, of course, that there are five juices in the mix, two of which should clearly be pomegranate and blueberry. So you might be surprised to learn that only 0.5% of the juice in the bottle comes from one of those fruits (0.3% pomegranate and 0.2% blueberry). read more (Source: HealthCastle.com Nutrition Tips - written by Registered Dietitians)
Source: HealthCastle.com Nutrition Tips - written by Registered Dietitians - September 4, 2014 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Check the Label: Juice Blends May Be Misleading
If you picked up a product called Pomegranate Blueberry Flavored Blend of 5 Juices, what would you expect it to contain? The name tells you, of course, that there are five juices in the mix, two of which should clearly be pomegranate and blueberry. So you might be surprised to learn that only 0.5% of the juice in the bottle comes from one of those fruits (0.3% pomegranate and 0.2% blueberry).read more (Source: HealthCastle.com Nutrition Tips - written by Registered Dietitians)
Source: HealthCastle.com Nutrition Tips - written by Registered Dietitians - September 3, 2014 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Can pomegranate halt Alzheimer's? Chemical compound in the fruit prevents inflammation of the brain cells 
Pomegranates may help stop the spread of Alzheimer’s disease researchers at the University of Huddersfield claim. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 29, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Superfruit pomegranate could ease misery of Alzheimer's
A KEY ingredient found in pomegranates could help to slow the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, research has found. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 28, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Creating pomegranate drug to stem Alzheimer's, Parkinson's
Research will look to produce compound derivatives of punicalagin for a drug that would treat neuro-inflammation and slow down the progression of Alzheimer's disease, scientists report. The onset of Alzheimer's disease can be slowed and some of its symptoms curbed by a natural compound that is found in pomegranate. Also, the painful inflammation that accompanies illnesses such as rheumatoid arthritis and Parkinson's disease could be reduced, according to the findings of the two-year project. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 22, 2014 Category: Science Source Type: news

Research underway to create pomegranate drug to stem Alzheimer's and Parkinson's
(University of Huddersfield) The onset of Alzheimer's disease can be slowed and some of its symptoms curbed by a natural compound that is found in pomegranate. Also, the painful inflammation that accompanies illnesses such as rheumatoid arthritis and Parkinson's disease could be reduced, according to the findings of a two-year project headed by University of Huddersfield scientist Dr. Olumayokun Olajide, who specialises in the anti-inflammatory properties of natural products. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 22, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Move over goji berries, acai and pomegranates: Five reasons to eat blackcurrants
THERE's more to the humble vitamin-packed blackcurrant than cordial and cold medicine flavouring... (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 31, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fruit that makes ice cream healthy: Pomegranate makes sweet treat rich in antioxidants
Enriching ice cream with tiny amounts of pomegranate offers a way of making the dessert healthier. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 29, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news