Ginsenoside Rb1 Found to Have Neuroprotective Effects
Ginsenosides are compounds unique to ginseng. Research shows that ginsenosides have neuroprotective effects. Ginseng may also be able to protect against chemotherapy-induced cognitive impairment, of which there is no treatment at present. Researchers have found that ginsenoside Rb1 can help restore loss of specialized brain cells, reduce oxidative stress, and reduce inflammation in the brain, thus helping to restore the function of brain cells.
Ginseng, also known as Korean or Asian ginseng, is the root of Panax ginseng Meyer. The benefits of ginseng in traditional oriental medicine have been widely recognized for over a thousand years. The major bioactive components in ginseng are ginsenosides, and their neuroprotective effect on different neurologic diseases has been studied. Numerous studies have proven that ginsenosides can ameliorate learning/memory deficits in different brain diseases and during senescence in humans and animals.
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Ginseng is one of the most important Chinese medicinal herbs and most of our families regard it as a special ingredient to improve your overall well-being. There are many types of ginsengs but we will focus on the most common types: American Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) and Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng, Panax japonicus, Panax notoginseng and Panax sinensis) which are easier to be cultivated. It can be eaten raw or steamed in dishes. The most common and inexpensive way to get wild ginseng is by consuming supplements in an extract form.
Popular functions include treating sexual dysfunction, improve sexual behavior, lower blood sugar, reduce stress, improving cognitive function and treating diabetes. However, it is mostly known for its antioxidant ability to fight against free radicals, reducing any cancer rates. Prolong use of ginseng in the diet has shown results in improved memory & brain function mostly in Asian countries.
One of the fuss-free ways of including ginseng in your diet is by drinking Rhapsody, which contains cactus and American ginseng as the main ingredients. It is a product made with carefully picked ginseng according to its quality production methods and harvesting seasons. The end product is power packed with plant-based nutrients and antioxidants, which is important to remove any heatiness in today’s unpredicted weather.
Cognitive functions such as memory and attention tend to decline with age. This decline may also be exacerbated by an unhealthy diet, diseases, and physical injuries. However, research indicates that different foods may have different effects on the brain. A good diet can help improve brain function and protect the brain.