Issue Date: Apr 30, 2006
grapes benefit: Grape seed extract can prove beneficial to people with high blood pressure, according to a study conducted at the University of California Davis in the US.
The study is the first human clinical trial to assess the effect of grape seed extract on people with metabolic syndrome, a combination of risk factors that increase the risk for heart disease, including high blood pressure and high blood sugar. The average drop in systolic pressure was 12 points while the diastolic pressure fell by 8 points.
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