Pharmaceutical Sciences

Since the primrdios times, the man comes looking one better quality of life through the feeding, this is shown when Hipcrates has more than 2500 years, it affirmed: ‘ ‘ He allows that to the food either its medicine and the medicine either its food. In a generalized manner, the functional foods are considered promotional of health and can be thus preventing some vascular illnesses as accident, cancer, cerebral vascular accident, arteriosclerose, hepticas diseases, among others. This prevention occurs because in the composition of these foods bioativos are found composed, capable to act in our organism preventing the sprouting of illnesses. Valley to stand out that the functional foods are not remedies, them does not cure, they goes to prevent or to minimize the risks of definitive illnesses. So that this occurs is necessary to have an feeding balanced and varied with ingestion of fruits, grains and vegetables daily. .