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Grapefruit seed extract uses are numerous due to its action as a highly concentrated, natural general antimicrobial and antioxidant. Benefits include killing all kinds of infectious microbes—bacterial, viral, and fungal—at least in test tube and animal studies.[1,2]
What’s in Grapefruit Seed Extract?
The main compounds in grapefruit seeds thought to be responsible
You can’t watch the nightly news or open a magazine these days without seeing ads for brain-boosting nutritional supplements that claim to protect your memory or improve cognition. These range from mega-doses of vitamins your body does actually need in very small amounts to novel concoctions, such as Asian herbal
Six thousand years ago, the Egyptians recognized the healing power of grapes although they didn’t fully understand why the fruit is so beneficial. Today, we now know how grape seed extract benefits work to naturally lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels. Grape seed extract contains a high percentage of compounds
One of the fastest-growing segments of the dietary supplement industry is the market for products claiming to protect your memory or “boost” your brainpower. These range from mega-doses of vitamins your body does actually need (though not necessarily in such quantity) to novel concoctions such as Asian herbal remedies or
Q: Is grape seed extract beneficial for my health?
A: Grape seed extract—the ground-up seeds of grapes—are naturally high in proanthocyanidins, potent antioxidants that defend against free radical damage of cells and may help prevent chronic diseases. Preliminary studies have shown that grape seed extract shows promise in maintaining blood vessel
Although grapes have been used medicinally for thousands of years, recent studies reveal 2 new exciting health benefits of grape seed extract: they naturally lower blood pressure and reduce the dangerous kind of cholesterol.
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