The following are articles related to beetroot juice:
How much could lower blood pressure reduce health risks?
By David Templeton Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 22-Sept-2015. Dramatically lower systolic blood pressure — that big number after the blood-pressure cuff has deflated — may be necessary to reduce risk of cardiovascular and kidney disease and even death.
WFU Study HIGHLIGHTS THE POWER OF BEETS
By Michael Hastings Winston-Salem Journal, 3-May-2017. A new study at Wake Forest University is putting beets in the spotlight, connecting the dots between consumption of beetroot juice and brain activity.
Unbeetable: How Did They Make That?
By Mark Schrope, 2-June-2015. A relatively new performance drink called UNBEETABLE, which promises everything from lower blood pressure to increased blood flow to the brain, was born right here at Wake Forest.
BEETS AND BEET ROOT JUICE SHOWING HEALTH BENEFITS
By David Templeton, 13-Oct-2015. Americans generally don’t like beets. People online put the bulbous red root on par with anchovies, chicken liver and Brussels sprouts. It’s hard to hit a root too low, but people typically say that beets taste like dirt, with less hostile commentary simply referring to them as “earthy.”
BEETROOT JUICE CAN BATTLE ALTITUDE SICKNESS: HIMALAYAN STUDY
By Louise Reid, 15-Oct-2015
Consumption of nitrate-rich beetroot juice may restore reduced blood vessel function in healthy subjects at altitude, researchers have said.
With beetroot juice before exercise, aging brains look ‘younger’
by Alicia Roberts, 19-April-2017
Drinking a beetroot juice supplement before working out makes the brain of older adults perform more efficiently, mirroring the operations of a younger brain, according to a new study by scientists at Wake Forest University.
Auburn's Secret Sauce: Beet Juice
by Ben Cohen, Wall Street Journal, September 17, 2014
Behind every championship team is a strategy that may sound strange to everyone else. Auburn's happens to taste that way, too. Beyond the usual explanations for Auburn's remarkable rise from 3-9 in 2012 to winning the Southeastern Conference last year is a secret that hadn't been revealed until now. Over the last two seasons, the Tigers have been experimenting with an elixir-like potion. "We were doing beet juice," says...
Why You Might Want To Be Drinking Beet Juice At The Gym
by Alastair Bland, 14-October-2015
Beet juice has a small effect on athletes. "But the difference between not making the podium at the Olympics and standing on the top step is often only a couple percent," says Andrew Coggan of Washington University in St. Louis.
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