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Wild mushroom species exhibits functional food, commercial potential: Pakistani study

The wild mushroom species is commonly known as reishi or ling zhi. ©iStock

Extracts from a species of wild mushroom could serve as a safe and nutritious functional food, according to a recent Pakistani study.

Curcumin was found to stem the spread of bladder cancer cells. ©iStock

Curcumin could help stem the spread of bladder cancer cells: Chinese in vitro study

Resveratrol has been found to lower oxidative stress and arterial stiffness in type 2 diabetes patients. ©iStock

Resveratrol boosts heart health of type 2 diabetes patients: Japanese RCT

A fermented paste of fruits, vegetables and other ingredients could prevent infectious diseases. ©iStock

Fermented functional food, Xeniji, increases immunity: Malaysian mouse study

Sabinsa takes lead to establish Global Curcumin Association

Sabinsa takes lead to establish Global Curcumin Association

Consuming at least three cups of coffee a day can fight sarcopenia in men above 60, according to a Korean study. ©iStock

Coffee consumption a counter to sarcopenia in elderly men: Korean study

Coffee consumption could offer various anti-aging benefits, a Japanese study has found. ©iStock

Coffee and anti-ageing: Consumption 'contributes to the prevention' of age-related diseases

Chronic fatigue syndrome is mostly unaffected by dietary changes. ©iStock

Supplementation and dietary changes have 'limited effect' on chronic fatigue syndrome

Nobiletin is found in orange, lemon, and other citrus fruits.

Citrus compound protects against effects of high-fat diet, study from Korea and Japan reports

Focus on food synergies to boost bioavailability, urge researchers

Focus on food synergies to boost bioavailability, urge researchers

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