Clinical study aims to tackle obesity with DeltaGold Tocotrienols

According to a paper published in BMJ Open, annatto tocotrienol’s potential anti-obesity effects are to be evaluated in post-menopausal women. The study design aims to assess the safety and efficacy of tocotrienols for lipid-related parameters in obese postmenopausal women. The six-month randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial will be conducted at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and will utilize DeltaGold® annatto-derived tocotrienol by American River Nutrition (Hadley, MA). This will be the first-ever tocotrienol clinical trial on an obese population.

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This Is Why You See Tocotrienols Popping Up In *All* The Wellness Spots

Tocotrienols, or “Tocos” as they’re affectionately known, have been around for a while, but more recently, they’ve become increasingly popular thanks to the growing alternative wellness market. Like turmeric and medicinal mushrooms, Tocotrienols can be found in powdered form and can be plucked off the shelf to adorn your lattes and smoothie bowls.

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Stay Young & Slim With These Vitamin E Rich Foods

Want to Slow Aging and reduce weight naturally? Then start eating foods rich in Vitamin E. These foods are not only rich source of antioxidants but also prevent free radical damage to specific fats in the body that are critical for your health. Vitamin E is found only in plant foods, including certain oils, nuts, grains, fruits and wheat germ. It is also available as a supplement.

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CoQ10 plus Vitamin E improves metabolic profile in PCOS

Recent research has suggested that serum concentrations of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) correlate with the alpha-tocopherol isoform of vitamin E, and that CoQ10 found in cellular membranes could prevent the oxidation of alpha-tocopherol and may be involved in its regeneration, Azimeh Izadi, PhD candidate in the department of biochemistry and diet therapy at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran, and colleagues wrote in the study background.

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Annatto Tocotrienol May Benefit Metabolic and Bone Health

Annatto tocotrienol targets bone loss associated with metabolic syndrome, as shown by two independent studies. Both studies, conducted by separate groups and recently published in Scientific Reports and Bone, respectively, showed that annatto tocotrienol was beneficial for management of metabolic syndrome parameters and had osteo-protective effects.

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