Date Seed Coffee - The Healthy Caffeine Free Coffee Alternative — Lipid

Israeli Date Varieties - The Healthiest Dates In The World

Fresh dates are harvested after a short period of maturation (5-6 months) in the tree. They must be kept in the fridge and they are widely cultivated in Israel from where most of the European imports come. Dates are a rich source of fiber and a special group of antioxidants that attach themselves to harmful, oxygen-free radicals and remove them from the body. Research conducted by Prof. Michael Aviram and colleagues from Haifa’s Rambam Medical Center and Technion- Israel Institute of Technology, published (2013) in the prestigious Journal of Agriculture Food Chemistry demonstrated that  all nine varieties of dates grown in Israel and found on any supermarket shelf have characteristics that...


Health Benefits of Date Fruit and Date Seed

    Note: An edited extract of mainly the following research papers:  "Review: Nutritional Properties and Benefits of the Date Fruits (Phoenix dactylifera L.)" by Saada M Al-Orf et al. In book: "Nuts and seeds in health and disease" Chapter 53: Date seeds: Usage of date seed extract in health "Anti-atherogenic properties of date vs. pomegranate polyphenols: the benefits of the combination" by Mira Rosenblat, Nina Volkova, Hamutal Borochov-Neori, Sylvie Judeinstein and Michael Aviram, 2015. Phoenix dactylifera L. is known as the date palm. There are over 600 kinds of dates based on the shape and organoleptic properties (Baliga et...