Health Notes

Protocols for Viral Infections

By Holly Jones and Chanchal Cabrera, March 2020

It is probably safe to say we will all get this Covid-19 virus some time in the near future – maybe this month, almost certainly this year. Although members of the corona … Read More

Nutraceutical Use in Late Stage Cancer – Study

Cancer Metastasis Review (Aug. 17, 2010) Emerging research suggests certain plant-based agents may impact late-stage cancer, influencing molecular processes corrupted by tumor cells to evade detection, expand clonally, and invade surrounding tissues. This article reviews some of the current science underpinning the use of nutraceuticals in the latter stages of cancer:

Are Vegan Diets Healthy for Children?

Does a vegan diet meet the needs of babies and children? Studies show that children can be successfully reared on a vegan diet, providing sufficient care is taken to avoid the known pitfalls of insufficient protein, a bulky diet and vitamin B12 deficiency”

Yarrow

Introduced from Europe to America, this plant is now naturalised across most of the USA, even surviving in a stunted form in the far North.

Herbal Help for Winter Weather

To increase resistance and fight the cold or flu, the following herbs are recommended.

Vitamin Deficiencies

The following lists possible signs associated with vitamin deficiencies. Please note this is an approximate form of analysis. Some symptoms may have other causes not directly related to the vitamin in question.

Vegan Food Guide

This is a food guide for adult vegans. Select a variety from the following food groups each day.

Varicose Veins

This very common condition may affect as many as half the population over the age of 50. Women are 4 times more likely to get them as men, possibly as a result of child bearing.

Tinctures

What are tinctures? Why Take Tinctures? What About Alcohol? How Much Do I Need?

Pre and Post Surgical Care

Support immune system to speed healing and reduce chance of infection, Protect brain cells from deleterious effects of anaesthisia and pain killers.