Tuesday, November 21

Tag: MS

New Phenolic Compounds Found in EVOO

New Phenolic Compounds Found in EVOO

LifeStyle, Olive Oil
The Mediterranean diet is the world’s most studied dietary pattern and has been shown to provide valuable health benefits and reduce the risk of numerous diseases. Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) is the major source of lipids in the Med Diet and is consumed on a daily basis. EVOO contains powerful phenolic compounds that exert many of these known health benefits, namely hydroxytyrosol, tyrosol and their derivatives. Understanding the chemical identity of the various phenolic compounds is critically important for furthering research and for permitting specific health claims in relation to specific phenolic compounds. However, there is no officially defined method for the measurement of phenolic compounds, particularly in relation to making health claims, something that the European Unio
Therianos Organic Farms

Therianos Organic Farms

Olive Oil, Therianos Oil
For centuries the Therianos family has grown products for local supply on the family farm in Kallithea.  Olives for Olive production and Black Grapes of different local varieties for raisin and wine production.As the world has come to realise and value the properties available from ancient, natural products Dimitri and all the Therianos family have steered the family busines to being an Eclolgical and Organic AWARD WINNING brand. The range of products now available are all of the highest quality and all produced by the family with love.CERTIFIED ORGANIC PRODUCTS The Farm is a total of 45 acres , 20 acres located in the plains of our village in Kalithea where we cultivate traditional Black Grapes on vines up to 70 years old for our quality wine. The balance of our Farm has several variet
GPs lack confidence referring people with MS

GPs lack confidence referring people with MS

LifeStyle, Technology
  This is appaling news BUT it does tie in with our experience with Matt’s MS. His consultant is booking people in for visits this time NEXT YEAR. The drugs involved in MS treatment are MASSIVELY expensive and monthly and in Matt's case they do NOT work. This is why we have started Matt on a course of Extreme High Polyphenol level Organic EVOO. The Neurological Alliance has published a report (link is external) into the views of GPs on the initial assessment and referral of people presenting with neurological symptoms. It follows their 2014 survey (link is external) which highlighted major delays in the time taken to diagnose neurological conditions. The majority of people with neurological conditions wait over 12 months between first presenting in primary care and