Pomegranate juice and its extracts are being studied by scientists and doctors for a variety of health benefits in relation to chronic diseases such as heart disease, hypertension, diabetes, cancer and obesity. To date these clinical trials have shown some very promising results.
Grape Seed Extract contains chemicals known as polyphenols that have may have antioxidant benefits for treating hypertension by lowering blood pressure. Other studies indicate that grape seed extract may lower bad cholesterol (LDL) as well as help prevent some cancers and Alzheimer's disease.
L-Arginine also referred to as Arginine is a dietary supplement that may improve a variety of health issues. These include heart disease, coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, high blood pressure, immune function, stimulate production of growth hormones and more. L-Arginine is a precursor for the synthesis of Nitric Oxide (NO) which has been recognized for its importance in a healthy cardiovascular system.
Folic Acid (Vitamin B9) may reduce the levels of Homocysteine an amino acid. Individuals with higher levels of Homocysteine are considered to be at higher risk for cardiovascular disease. Adding B9 to your diet may help to reduce levels of homocysteine. There are also other indications that B9 can help prevent or improve neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and dementia.
Like B9, Vitamin B12 taken by individuals with higher than normal levels of homocysteine (a marker for heart disease), may see reduced levels of this marker.
Several clinical studies have been conducted that show Selenium may have positive effects on coronary heart disease and reducing the oxidation of bad cholesterol (LDL). Research also indicates that Selenium may reduce levels of homocysteine (a marker for coronary heart disease) concentrations in plasma.
BioPerine®, a pure form of piperine is an extract from black pepper fruit grown in India. Clinical studies have shown that BioPerine® does improve the bioavailability of nutrients for target cells.
Angiogenesis Labs, LLC® uses BioPerine® produced by Sabinsa Corporation, a leading global producer of herbal extracts and dietary supplements. The company holds several patents for BioPerine® in the U.S. and Europe.