Tag: in vitro studies

Kale and the Immune System

there were some extraordinary reports recently about cruciferous vegetables for example the immunostimulatory effects of kale so simple an experiment I don’t know why it hasn’t been done before roll up your sleeve take some white blood cells drip a little kale on and see if it boosts their ability to produce antibodies here’s the…

By Ewald Bahringer October 12, 2019 49

Treating Acne with Barberries

“Treating Acne with Barberries” You hear a lot about Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine, but less about the herbs used in Japan. There’s a root called Rhizoma coptidis, that appears to have similar anti-acne activities to a drug like Accutane, a drug infamous for it’s side-effects, before it was pulled from the market. But there are…

By Ewald Bahringer October 8, 2019 43

Can Green Tea Help Prevent Cancer?

[Music] tea consumption is associated with a reduced risk of heart disease stroke and premature death in general with each additional cup of green tea a day associated with a four percent lower mortality risk so maybe drinking several cups of tea daily can keep the doctor away as well as the mortician but what…

By Ewald Bahringer September 8, 2019 59

Amla vs. Cancer Cell Growth

“Amla vs. Cancer Cell Growth” Indian gooseberries, not to be confused with Barbados gooseberries, Cape gooseberries, Chinese gooseberries (also known as kiwi fruit), Jamaican gooseberries, Tahitian, or star gooseberries. The true Indian gooseberry, also known as amla, is considered “a wonder berry in the treatment and prevention of cancer,” according to a recent review in…

By Ewald Bahringer September 4, 2019 44

Almonds for Osteoporosis

“Almonds for Osteoporosis” Currently, an estimated ten million Americans suffer from osteoporosis,causing more than a million fractures, including hundreds of thousands of hip fractures, a common reason people end up in nursing homes. Many older women say they’d rather be dead than break their hip and end up in a home. Bone is a dynamic,…

By Ewald Bahringer September 2, 2019 42

Sesame Seeds for Knee Osteoarthritis

“Sesame Seeds for Knee Osteoarthritis” Ever since the 1920s, doctors have been injecting arthritis patients with gold. Evidently gold-based medicines have been in use for thousands of years, and remarkably are still in clinical use as so called disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs, meaning they can slow the progression of rheumatoid arthritis. Unfortunately, such drugs can be…

By Ewald Bahringer August 15, 2019 100