Tag Archive for 'strawberry'

Strawberries are good for you

July 4th, 2012 by University of Warwick

Strawberries, the traditional summer treat associated with Wimbledon could be serving up some unexpected health benefits. University of Warwick scientists have been studying the beneficial effects of strawberries on our cardiovascular health, particularly around how they prevent the development of heart disease and diabetes. Professor Paul Thornalley from Warwick Medical School heads the team that […]

strawberries and blueberries may slow cognitive decline in women

April 27th, 2012 by Wiley-Blackwell

Blueberries and strawberries, which are high in flavonoids, appear to reduce cognitive decline in older adults according to a study, Dietary intakes of berries and flavonoids in relation to cognitive decline, published in Annals of Neurology, a journal of the American Neurological Association and Child Neurology Society. The study results suggest that cognitive aging could […]