Turmeric Modified to Fight Inflammation

Curcumin is a naturally occurring compound found in the spice turmeric that has been used for centuries as an Ayurvedic medicine treatment for allergies, diabetes and ulcers. However, it is not absorbed well by the body.

Now new research shows that a modified formulation of the spice releases its anti-inflammatory goodness throughout the body.

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7 Ways to Reduce Oxidative Stress

By Dr. Doni Wilson

drdoniThere are two ways to reduce oxidative stress — avoiding exposure to unnecessary oxidation and increasing antioxidants.

Oxidation increases when we are exposed to stress, toxins, and infections. It is also increased by sugar and chemicals, so the more you can minimize your exposure to these things, the better – choosing organic foods and avoiding toxins in your environment makes a big difference. Continue reading

 

Integrative Medicine Relieves Pain, Anxiety: Study

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Pain is a common symptom of cancer and side effect of cancer treatment, and treating cancer-related pain is often a challenge for health care providers.

The Penny George Institute for Health and Healing researchers found that integrative medicine therapies can substantially

 

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Nutraceutical Boosts Natural Killer Cells of Immune System

 

inthewoodsModern medicine fights diseases by the use of drugs, surgery, radiation and other therapies, but real health can only be attained by maintaining a healthy immune system, which directs the healing process. 

This system is the key to fighting every kind of insult to the body, from a small cut

 

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