Tag: skin health

Acne and Nutrition with Charlene Wang

Hi, I’m Charlene Wang, Integrative Registered Dietitian and Certified Level 5 Healing Touch Practitioner. I’m going to talk about how to address acne with nutrition. If you feel like you’ve tried just about everything to clear up your acne, and nothing seems to be working, why not go back to the basics? Your diet? Affecting…

By Ewald Bahringer October 20, 2019 0

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

Beauty Is More Than Skin Deep

“Beauty is More than Skin Deep” The skin is the largest organ in the body— about 20 square feet— and, the most vulnerable organ in the body, exposed to both the oxidizing effects of UV radiation from the sun, and the oxidizing effects of oxygen in the air. And, years of oxidant stress can take…

By Ewald Bahringer September 27, 2019 16

Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death

“Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death” The anticancer effects of the turmeric pigment curcumin extend well beyond it’s ability to block carcinogens. The anticancer effects of curcumin mainly result from the multitude of ways it regulates programmed cell death. It’s estimated that human body consists of 10 or so trillion cells, that’s a million million.…

By Ewald Bahringer September 15, 2019 73

Amla vs. Diabetes

“Amla vs. Diabetes” Dripping plant extracts on cancer cells in a test tube is a far cry from testing whole foods on whole people. Another amla study published recently, though, tried Indian gooseberries on patients with diabetes. A normal fasting blood sugar is considered under 100. Between 100 and 125 is called pre-diabetes, and over…

By Ewald Bahringer September 13, 2019 35