What are polyphenols? Polyphenols are chemicals found in plants. They have antioxidant properties and may protect against common health problems.*
There are different types of polyphenols and they’re found in all sorts of plants. Fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes can all provide some type of polyphenols.
Why are they important?
Polyphenols have been researched for their possible health benefits. Scientific evidence is emerging that shows polyphenols play a role in the prevention of degenerative diseases such as cancer and cardiovascular diseases (e.g. heart attacks and high blood pressure). Polyphenols may also play a role in prolonging longevity, with a recent study linking high polyphenol intakes with a 30% reduction in mortality in older adults.
Which Nugevity products contain polyphenols?
OS2® - Ocular Support Solution
Formulated with pine bark to support blood flow to the eyes, OS2® helps nourish tired eyes.* It supports a healthy macula, the part of the eye most damaged by blue light from cell phones. OS2® promotes ocular health and protects against damage caused by frequent flying, sunlight and poor nutrition.*
AS 10® Life Pine bark is a powerful antioxidant found in AS 10® Life, a broad-spectrum supplement developed under a Space Act Agreement with NASA. Designed to help astronauts combat damage from space radiation, AS 10® Life supports healthy aging and helps combat the stressors of daily life.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.