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Nutritional Supplement Manufacturer Links Green Coffee Extract to Weight Loss

green coffee extract and weight lossApplied Food Sciences, a nutritional supplements developer based in Austin, Texas, says its green coffee bean extract has proven in a recent study to aid in weight loss.

In a 22-week study, the exctract, known as GCA, 16 sub-obese adults were given the extract in various doses and one control group received placebo. Primary measurements were body weight, body mass index and fat mass. Heart rate and blood pressure were measured. There was a significant decrease (improvement) in all parameters except blood pressure, according to Applied Food Sciences.

On Tuesday, March 27, Scranton University professor Joe Vinson plans to discuss the results of the study at the ACS National Meeting and Exposition in San Francisco, Calif.