Researchers at The School of Public Health, Imperial College , London published a meta analysis in the International Journal of Epidemiology this week stating that eating more fruits and vegetables may prevent millions of premature deaths.
Medicinal plants and their secondary metabolites are progressively used in the treatment of diseases as a complementary medicine. Inflammation is a pathologic condition that includes a wide range of diseases such as rheumatic and immune-mediated conditions, diabetes, cardiovascular accident, … Read More
The bacteria located in your GI tract play a crucial role in the development and operation of the mucosal immune system in your digestive tract. They also aid in the production of antibodies to pathogens. Dr. Mercola takes a closer look at the vital importance of probiotic gut bacteria...
A new study published in January 2016 in the prestigious international journal Spine reports that Capsicum frutescens (cayenne) reduces pain more than placebo. This is an especially interesting report as it comes from the Cochrane Collaboration who review many studies, assess them for robustness of methodology and compile the results.
Research is confirming that probiotics - like those found in naturally fermented foods like kefir, kombucha and saurkraut - are potent determinants for a healthy gut and strong immune system
View this video to see what a growing body of international science is now telling us about the risks to pregnant women and sperm and prenatally exposed offspring from cell phone radiation. Cell phones are a ubiquitous part of our lives. But, several new, independent studies confirm previous findings that pulsed digital signals from cell phones disrupt DNA, impair brain function and damage sperm.
Scientists at Integrated Tissue Dynamics (Intidyn) have detected a biological basis for the pain of Fibromyalgia, a perplexing and debilitating disorder affecting approximately 10 million people in the US. Originally regarded as psychosomatic, researchers found an enormous increase in sensory nerve fibers within the blood vessels of the skin of women suffering from fibromyalgia.
Science Daily, May 25, 2013 - Randomized double blind trial shows Coenzyme Q10 halves mortality from heart failure and all other causes, according to results presented at Heart Failure 2013 congress. Supplementation with CoQ10, which is a natural and safe substance essential to the body, has been shown to significantly improve symptoms, survival rate and quality of life in heart failure patients.
A recent report by the US National Toxicology Program, linking a Chinese formulation of ginkgo extract with cancer, highlights the issues that create controversy regarding the safety testing of herbal medicines.
UK doctors test new 'super honey' with capacity for enhanced wound healing and antibiotic properties.