Friday Sep 12
Best Joint Pain Supplements of 2014
It is crucial for the millions of individuals suffering from joint pain to find a natural supplement that truly works to relieve their pain. However, it can be difficult to sort through the innumerable number of supplements available to find those that are effective.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Curcumin takes center stage, suppliers say
In a recent report released by the American Botanical Council on the sales of herbal supplements in the United States, curcumin has now ascended to the top rung. According to SPINS data, which lists the supplements under 'turmeric,' the name of the parent plant, turmeric supplement sales showed a 26.2% increase in sales in 2013, taking the top ranking in the natural channel .
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Beat H. pylori infections naturally
Helicobacter pylori is an opportunistic bacterium that can infect and spread rapidly in individuals with a compromised immune system. While this bacterium is natural and beneficial to our bodies in small amounts, it can be extremely dangerous when allowed to propagate without control.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
September is Arthritis Month. I know this because the other day I had lunch with Dr. Susan Furlong.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
5 Things to Know About Joint Supplements
Aching knees, sore shoulders and creaky joints are part of aging. But relief can be found from a variety of sources, including supplements that support joint health.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Researchers Submit Patent Application, 'Intravenous Infusion of...
News editors obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Without limiting the scope of the invention, its background is described in connection with the use and dosage forms of chemotherapeutic agents and agents for treating neurodegenerative diseases, including curcumin, curcumin analogues, and derivatives.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Turmeric/curcumin supplement sales grow 26%, total herbal supplements ...
Sales of herbal dietary supplements with turmeric/curcumin as the primary ingredient grew by 26.2% in 2013 to take the top spot in the natural channel, says a new report published in the current issue of the American Botanical Council's HerbalGram . Turmeric's rise is impressive, given it ranked third in 2011 and 2012.
Small-scale businesses are the way to prosperity
There are a lot of products being made by small scale enterprises in Uganda. Here is one person's impression.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Studies show turmeric may be more effective against depression than Prozac
Multiple studies have now shown that the active ingredient in turmeric, curcumin, is an effective treatment against clinical depression and may even be more effective than Prozac.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Morning Call
Top 3 health tips: foods that fight inflammation
Foods high in the vitamins C and E and the carotenoids, alpha- and beta-carotene, like sweet potatoes, have anti-inflammatory properties.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Turn Up The Turmeric - " Why You Should Rethink Mom's Favorite Spice
Turmeric has been touted as the great antioxidant over the past few years. All across the US people are discovering what has been a staple in our Indian diet for centuries.
The Food at Scarfes
CruditA©s Citrus and Cumin Dip and toasted sourdough - crisp veg served with a lightly spiced cumin dip and toasted sourdough bread.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
5 proven ways to prevent and treat arthritis
Millions of people suffer from some form of arthritis. Since arthritis is commonly believed to be incurable, the standard medical response has been to simply prescribe medications to reduce the symptoms.
Curcumin ingredient beats placebo in treating depression
A recent study on a curcumin formulation branded as BCM-95 has shown the botanical to be more effective than a placebo in treating symptoms of major depression.