Category Archives: heart

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.

More: Turmeric and Curcumin

 

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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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High-Fat Meals More Harmful to Males

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When it comes to nutritional guidance against obesity, one size may not fit all.

New study reveals that an occasional high-fat meal may be okay for women, but for men at risk for obesity, it is definitely a no-go.

Deborah Clegg, a scientist with Cedars-Sinai Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute and a team of international researchers found Continue reading

 

Drinking Tea Cuts Non-Cardiovascular Mortality

Tea and coffee are two of the most popular beverages in our daily life. But if your have to choose between them, which is better?

 

A study by French researchers showed that drinking tea reduces non-cardiovascular mortality by 24%. The finding was presented at the just Continue reading

 

Dr. Perlmutter: Stay Away from Orange Juice

By Dr. David Perlmutter

 

When discussing sources of “hidden sugars” with my patients I find that they are often very surprised at my position on orange juice. Essentially, I have taken it off the table. Frequently, the response I get is, “But what about the vitamin C?”

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