Incomparable Effectiveness--Apples to Apples?
- A Healthy Pick. SYKES, CLAIRE // Arthritis Today;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p24
The article reports on the findings of a study which reveals that eating apple on a daily basis helps lower cholesterol levels and C-reactive protein (CRP), a key marker of inflammation in the blood.
- Study finds apples can help to tackle disease. // Horticulture Week;1/8/2013, p36
The article reports on a study by New Zealand-based Plant & Food Research Ltd. which has identified that inflammation can be treated by eating apples.
- Apples for diarrhea. // Pediatrics for Parents;1993, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p7
Discusses the use of apples to treat diarrhea in children. Therapeutic value of the pectin found in apples; Effects of the cooking process on the pectin; Grated apples as an alternative to applesauce.
- Any Question? // British Medical Journal;9/18/1976, Vol. 2 Issue 6037, p681
Presents a questions-and-answer advisory on topics related medicine. Therapeutic benefits of apple diet; Efficacy of ultrasonic irradiation in treating Meniere's disease; Identification of possible of adverse reactions to erythromycin.
- WHAT WENT WRONG? Bastone, Kelly // Bicycling;May2013, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p38
The article provides an answer to a question of why eating an apple right before a bicycle ride ended up for the cyclist having stomach cramps 20 minutes in.
- Quite the Reputation On apples, love, and health. VERGIN, AMY // Natural Solutions;Oct2013, Issue 157, p37
The article discusses the health benefits of eating apple. Topics discussed include Norse mythology behind the apple, research done at University of Minnesota on the verities of apple, and different types of genetically modified apples in the U.S. including Arctic Granny Smith and Arctic Golden...
- Fruits and vegetables reduce risks of specific types of colorectal cancers. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;9/30/2011, Vol. 21, p437
The article offers information on a study which reveals that brassica vegetables could decrease risk of colorectal cancers and apples were associated with decreased risk of distal colon cancer.
- An Apple a Day Might Keep Cholesterol Healthier. // Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Jan2013, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p7
The article discusses the presence of antioxidant chemicals in apples which are preventive against asthma, lung cancer, and macular degeneration. It states that polyphenols in apples are linked to oxidization of Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) (â€œbadâ€) cholesterol and also discusses...
- The Verdict on ‘Apple A Day’: How One Fruit Mystifies our Pursuit of Health. Blum, Deborah // Science & Spirit;Oct2007, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p24
The article reports on apples and how this fruit perplexes the chase of health. It discusses that an apple's link to health is much complicated than the "An apple a day keeps the doctors away," a phrase offered by ancient healers. It infers that according to Rui Hai Lai, an associate professor...