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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...


What Is Atherosclerosis? How is Atherosclerosis Treated?

Atherosclerosis is a disease of the arteries characterized by the deposition of fatty material on their inner walls. Atherosclerosis is a disease in which plaque builds up inside your arteries. Arteries are blood vessels that carry oxygen-rich blood to your heart and other parts of your body. Plaque is made up of fat, cholesterol, calcium, and other substances found in the blood. Over time, plaque hardens and narrows your arteries. This limits the flow of oxygen-rich blood to your organs and other parts of your body. Atherosclerosis can lead to serious problems, including heart attack, stroke, or even death. According to WebMD...