Improvement in skin elasticity, thickness, stratum corneum water content following oral intake of a drink containing lingonberry and amla fruit extract

The aim of this randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study was conducted to examine the effect of ingestion of lingonberry and amla fruit extract (LAE) on several human skin conditions. To do so, 99 healthy female subjects were randomly assigned for 12 weeks to three groups: the first group received 50 …

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Lycopene may improve men’s fertility

The aim of this study was to examine whether a lycopene supplementation can improve the spermatogram of infertile men with oligozoospermia. 44 men have been enrolled. The study was randomized, double blinded and placebo-controlled. The experimental group received 25 mg/day of lycopene. After 12 weeks of …

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Preventive effect of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG supplementation on neonatal hyperbilirubinemia

In this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, the effects of a supplementation with Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG on the prevention of neonatal hyperbilirubinemia due to isoimmunization was evaluated on 60 neonates. No significant difference was observed before 36h. No difference was observed on the duration of phototherapy, used in the treatment …

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Guava fruit extract inhibits intestinal glucose resorption

A parallelized, randomized clinical study with 31 young healthy adults investigated the effects of a glucose solution (control group) or a glucose solution containing a guava fruit extract prepared by supercritical CO2 extraction (intervention group), during an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT). Blood samples were collected prior to …

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