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Goji juice: stimulation of immune system in elderly

A randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study demonstrated that Goji juice can have an immunostimulating effect and improve well-being, particularly in elderly people (55 – 72 years old). In an elderly population, it may be useful to interest to the physical and …

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2nd wave of opinions on health claims by EFSA: trend

The majority of allegations are in majority on plants and in particular their antioxidant effect. However, regarding on previous opinion issued by EFSA, on antioxidant effects, there is little or no claims that may be receiving a positive opinion, especially …

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EGCG improve endurance

A recent clinical trial carried on 19 young adults showed that consuming 135mg of EGCG, 3 times daily for 2 days, could significantly increase the VO2max compared with placebo, without affecting cardiac output. While EGCG are generally known for their …

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Creation of the ANSSAET

The “Ordonnance” n° 2010-18 of the 7th of January 2010 makes official the creation of the ANSSAET, the French National Agency in charge of Food Safety, Environment and Labour, and from now on, that include both AFSSA and AFSSET agencies. …

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