Fruits and vegetables help

Last Updated: Saturday, May 07, 2011, 20:16

Fruits and vegetables help: Have at least five portions of vegetables and fruit a day, especially tomatoes, red grapes.

Tomatoes `good for heart`

Last Updated: Thursday, May 19, 2011, 13:12

A new study says that eating tomatoes daily could help lower cholesterol and blood pressure levels, thus keeping heart disease at bay.

Cooked tomatoes can reduce cholesterol like statins

Last Updated: Friday, May 20, 2011, 19:25

Tomatoes contain high levels of a powerful anti-oxidant, lycopene, which helps lower the risk of heart attacks and strokes.

Tomatoes slash risk of killer diseases

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 13, 2011, 10:55

Now, a review research has shown that eating more tomatoes and tomato products could make people healthier and slash their risk of developing killer diseases.

Tomatoes help prevent prostate cancer

Last Updated: Sunday, July 17, 2011, 09:37

Lycopene, a red pigment that gives tomatoes their distinctive colour, could help prevent prostate cancer, say scientists.

Tomatoes slash risk of killer diseases

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 24, 2011, 13:14

Tomatoes are widely available, cost-effective, and people of all ages and cultures like them.

Tomatoes slash risk of killer diseases

Last Updated: Saturday, September 17, 2011, 08:59

Now, a review research has shown that eating more tomatoes and tomato products could make people healthier and slash their risk of developing killer diseases such as cancer, osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease.

Cooked tomatoes can reduce cholesterol like statins

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 05, 2011, 22:02

Australian scientists have found that cooked tomatoes can have the same benefits as statins for patients battling against high cholesterol levels or high blood pressure, which can lead to heart problems.

Tomatoes `good for heart`

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 06, 2011, 13:25

The humble tomato is more than a delicious fruit. A new study says that eating it daily could help lower cholesterol and blood pressure levels, thus keeping heart disease at bay.

`Tomatoes can help keep skin young, protect against sunburn`

Last Updated: Thursday, June 07, 2012, 14:20

Scientists say tomatoes may provide the best defence to keeping skin looking young and safe from sun damage.

Eating tomatoes lowers stroke risk

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 11:24

Eating tomatoes and tomato-based foods lowers stroke risks, thanks to lycopene, an antioxidant.

Eating tomatoes cuts heart disease risk by 26%

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 17:38

A new study suggests that regularly eating lycopene - an antioxidant which gives tomatoes their rich red colour - could decrease the risk of heart disease by a quarter.