Nutrition - Fitness

An ethnomedicine from the Himalayas naturally clears the airways and is useful in treating cardiovascular disease

5 monthes ago   |   By Natural News

The Himalayas isn't just a good place to climb mountains: Recent studies have shown that it's also a treasure trove of medicinal plants used to treat various diseases. A study published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine found that a species of boxwood has potential therapeutic properties against disorders that affect the gut, airways,...
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Green tea for greener pastures: Plants treated with spent green tea extracts are less likely to develop disease

Green tea for greener pastures: Plants treated with spent green tea extracts are less likely to develop disease

5 monthes ago   |   By Natural News

Green tea is good for the body in many ways. Apart from helping you relax, it also contains plenty of nutrients that can enhance your protection against diseases. A study published in the Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection says this protective effect extends to plants as well. In fact, the study suggests...
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Japanese researchers link omega-3 intake to reduced muscle stiffness...

Japanese researchers link omega-3 intake to reduced muscle stiffness post-exercise

Supplementation of omega-3s EPA and DHA had a positive role in reducing muscle stiffness after exercise, according to new data published in the Journal of the International... Read more ...

Organ donor? Organs are cut out of patients' bodies even while they are...

Organ donor? Organs are cut out of patients' bodies even while they are conscious and aware, horrifying new science study reveals

If you're an organ donor, you might have chosen that status out of a sense of goodwill, thinking that medical personnel don't harvest your organs until after you're dead and... Read more ...

Myrrh oil is worth more than gold when it comes to the health benefits it...

Myrrh oil is worth more than gold when it comes to the health benefits it provides

Essential oils aren't just used for aromatherapy. In fact, myrrh essential oil, which is often used in traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurvedic medicine, has many... Read more ...

Raw ground tuna responsible for outbreak and recall

Raw ground tuna responsible for outbreak and recall

Thirteen people in seven states are infected with an outbreak strain of Salmonella Newport, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta reported Tuesday... Read more ...

Healthy and drug-free: Natural remedies that can help address the symptoms...

Healthy and drug-free: Natural remedies that can help address the symptoms of Parkinson's disease

Prescription medications and deep brain stimulation are not the only ways to improve the condition of patients suffering from Parkinson's disease. There are complementary and... Read more ...

Leucine-rich Diet may Fuel Breast Cancer's Drug Resistance

Leucine-rich Diet may Fuel Breast Cancer's Drug Resistance

Unexpected link between levels of the amino acid leucine and the development of tamoxifen resistance in ER+ breast cancer has been discovered. Read more ...

RDs! We're Hiring! Looking To Fill A Full-Time Permanent And Possibly Some...

RDs! We're Hiring! Looking To Fill A Full-Time Permanent And Possibly Some Part-Time Positions

Will copy our job posting below, but the tl;dr version is we're both growing (our digital distance tool is deep into development and should be ready for beta-testing come late... Read more ...

Balancing consumer access and safety

Balancing consumer access and safety

Looking back 25 years, there are several remarkable aspects of the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act amendments to the Food Drug and Cosmetic Act , which transformed... Read more ...

Entering US hemp/CBD market latest step in Neptune's transformation

Entering US hemp/CBD market latest step in Neptune's transformation

Neptune Wellness Solutions has completed a radical refocus of the company with the announcement of its entry into the hemp/CBD market in the United States. Read more ...

FDA sends warnings letters on illegal ingredients in sports, weight loss...

FDA sends warnings letters on illegal ingredients in sports, weight loss products

The US Food and Drug Administration issued 11 warning letters yesterday to companies that have non NDI ingredients in their products. Eight of the warning letters concerned... Read more ...