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Chicago Tribune, April 8, 2015: People’s Pharmacy Column experts answer questions from readers on how Pycnogenol® works to ease hot flashes for menopausal women, stating it is reasonable and natural approach to taming hot flashes.  
Fitness Magazine, April 17, 2015: Dr. Fred Pescatore explains how Pycnogenol® is his favorite natural supplement to take to help lower cholesterol explaining “with its antioxidant properties, it has been proven to increase HDL cholesterol to a healthy level when paired with a healthy diet and exercise routine.”
Health, May 13, 2015: Daily supplementation with Pycnogenol® was recommended as a product to help fight sagging skin citing a 2012 German study showing the extract increased skin elasticity and hydration and increased production of hyaluronic acid, a skin plumping ingredient by 44%.
Green Med Info, June 3, 2015: The article titled Pycnogenol® Boosts Athletic Performance – Who Needs Doping? explains in detail new research on Pycnogenol® and sports nutrition.
Huffington Post, June 30, 2015: Pycnogenol® was highlighted as warding off jet lag symptoms by helping control swelling throughout the body according a 2008 study. Subjects who took Pycnogenol® experienced jet lag symptoms for significantly less time.
Woman’s World, December 21, 2015: Pycnogenol’s health benefits for skincare are profiled in Turn back the clock! with mentions on its ability to fight free radicals, anti-inflammatory properties and fading age spots among others.
Shape, February 2, 2015: Dr. Fred Pescatore recommends Pycnogenol® as a top pick to fight allergies because “it acts as an anti-inflammatory by reducing itching, swelling, mucus production and the hives and rashes associated with many allergies”
Women’s World, February 2, 2015: The article discusses joint health research on Pycnogenol®, saying it may cut arthritis patients’ pain almost 50% and reduces their need for prescription medication in half. 
FOX News,  April 12, 2015: Highlights 7 herbal remedies to help ease children’s allergies including Pycnogenol® because of its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Women’s World, September 15, 2014: Dr. Fred Pescatore lists expert tips on how to keep skin looking younger from the inside out and recommends 100mg of Pycnogenol® to “give your skin a youthful bounce”
Better Nutrition, June 2014 : Dr. Steven Lamm explains how Pycnogenol® may improve your circulation, skin, asthma and more!

Good Housekeeping, January 2014 : Check out the January issue of Good Housekeeping and turn to page 66 to see how Pycnogenol® may help reduce common cold symptoms from seven days to four! (and save those PTO days for the Spring!)