Heart Health

Why was the Nobel Prize awarded for Nitric Oxide?

April 4th, 2016

The Nobel Prize is awarded annually in six categories: Physiology or Medicine, Chemistry, Physics, Literature, Peace, and Economic Sciences. There are two important criteria that must be established for one to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine: (1) original discovery, and (2) benefit to humankind. The discovery ...

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Nitric Oxide in Health and Disease

March 28th, 2016

Nitric Oxide functions as a widespread signaling molecule throughout the body. Some of the roles or functions of NO include the following: (1) vasodilation to decrease blood pressure and improve organ blood flow, (2) prevent unwanted blood clotting and obstruction to blood flow in arteries, (3) anti-inflammatory action in arteries ...

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Nitric Oxide: The Basics

March 21st, 2016

Nitric Oxide, also known as NO, is a natural signaling molecule produced in the arteries, brain and many other organs in the body. In its natural state, NO is a very unstable gaseous molecule that lasts for only a second or less after being produced inside cells. But this is ...

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Have you had your Niteworks today?

February 22nd, 2016

Niteworks is a natural and safe way to boost the Nitric Oxide levels in your body. Remember, #NitricOxide is made in your body to promote #hearthealth as well as the health of your brain and digestive system.  Share it with a friend.  Drink up!

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Heart Health: A call to Action

February 1st, 2016

With 2016 we have ushered in a new year, and now in February a renewed focus on our hearts.  You may be young and seemingly healthy, so why should you care about heart health??  Because the statistics are shocking.  According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) 11.3% of adults ...

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Beautiful Paris

January 31st, 2016

I recently arrived in Paris during Fashion Week.  It certainly wasn't my plan to visit during this week, but what a show.  It looked to me like everyone there was taking their Niteworks.  They all looked so fit and healthy. Have you had YOUR Niteworks today?  I have. #Niteworks #NitricOxide

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Many Thank to my friends in China: 4 city tour December 2015

January 2nd, 2016

I just came home from an enjoyable and productive trip to China.  I visited Tianjin, Shanghai, Hangzhou, and Guangzhou.   What unique and beautiful cities they all are!  I had the opportunity to meet many wonderful people, and I felt most welcome!  It was an honor to share my science ...

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Dynamite, Nitroglycerin, Nitric Oxide, and Your Heart

December 21st, 2015

Among his many accomplishments, Alfred Nobel discovered dynamite.  He was looking for a way to make a stable form of Nitroglycerin, to use as an explosive.  In his factories it was noticed that many of his employees who had chest pain felt better during the week while they were at ...

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Why We Included Folic Acid in Herbalife Niteworks®

March 20th, 2015

Folate and folic acid are forms of a B vitamin best known for its use during pregnancy. The nutrient helps support the health of an unborn baby’s brain and spine, making it especially important in those earliest stages of life. But there is a wider benefit to folic acid, and ...

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How Weight Impacts NO Production

February 12th, 2015

One of the greatest traits of the human body is its ability to restore health. Think about the last personal transformation you saw: Were you amazed at how healthy and vital your friend (or you!) appeared after working to get healthy? When you choose to change something about your health, ...

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