Aronia Juice - Nature's Healthy Antioxidant Creation - Just the Facts
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Efficacy in disease modelsChokeberries' [Aronia Berries] rich antioxidant content may be beneficial as a dietary preventative for reducing the risk of diseases caused by oxidative stress. Among the models under evaluation where preliminary results show benefits of chokeberry [aronia berry] anthocyanins are:
- Colorectal Cancer,
- Cardiovascular Disease,
- Chronic Inflammation,
- Gastric Mucosal Disorders (peptic ulcer),
- Eye Inflammation (uveitis), and
- Liver Failure.
"EYE DISEASES PREVENTION - Oxidative stress is implicated with the onset of cataract and in the development of age-related Macular Degeneration. Diets rich in antioxidants may help to slow these pathological processes. A diet rich in berries or supplementation with extracts was recommended for pilots or professional drivers. At present, more and more people work watching monitors or spend several hours at a computer desk. The polyphenolic content of Aronia may benefit ones eyesight!"
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