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31 October 2011

More power to the cranberry

Scientific evidence now supports the age-old wisdom that cranberries, whether in sauce or as juice, prevent urinary tract infections.

With scientific evidence now supporting the age-old wisdom that cranberries, whether in sauce or as juice, prevent urinary tract infections, people have wondered if there was an element of the berry that, if extracted and condensed, perhaps in pill form, would be as effective as drinking the juice or eating cranberry sauce. A new study from researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute helps to answer that question.

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