The health community has been stirred by reports of Coconut oil being a cure-all for Alzheimer’s disease. Is it just anecdotal evidence or is there some scientific evidence for the notion that late-stage Alzheimer’s disease can be reversed by coconut oil?
Category: Plant Medicine Research
Most of us will have macular degeneration as we age. But we can slow this process and even prevent it with certain dietary strategies. Learn how spinach and other foods and supplements can prevent the leading cause of blindness.
Carrots are sweet and colorful. They can also help us beat two of the most prevalent cancers – prostate and stomach cancer. Find out how surprisingly few carrots you need to eat, and what makes carrots so special.
Clinical studies have confirmed that American Ginseng can improve and even reverse type 2 diabetes. It also improves glucose metabolism in non-diabetic individuals.
Drug-induced Parkinson’s is only one of the possible side effects of antipsychotic meds. New research finds an ancient herbal medicine reverses Drug-induced Parkinson’s and treats a number of other mental conditions, including schizophrenia and dementia.
Researchers from Springfield Massachusetts’ Northgate Hospital have determined that Chlorella is a viable treatment for hepatitis C and other clinical research suggests that Spirulina can treat HCV.
New research finds that vitamin C protects against and decreases the development of cataracts. This is not synthetic ascorbic acid mind you – it is dietary vitamin C. Learn the difference between vitamin C and ascorbic acid.
Several recent studies have proven that beetroot increases not only endurance and stamina, but also increase athletic performance.
Several recent international studies have illustrated that seaweeds and their extracts may have the capability of inhibiting and even treating cancer. Seaweed therapy may even outperform chemotherapy.
New research finds that drinking grape juice increases memory and cognitive tasking, even in healthy people. This includes driving performance according to the research. Find out what makes grape juice so beneficial to memory and how to get even greater benefit.
Multiple studies have confirmed that a lack of dietary magnesium is linked to diabetes, insulin resistance and obesity among adults.
Scientists at Florida Atlantic University’s College of Medicine have determined in a double-blind study of 79 human subjects that a nutritional drink containing red yeast rice significantly decreases LDL cholesterol and total cholesterol. The...
Researchers have determined that green leafy and cruciferous vegetables stimulate the immune system of the intestines by donating a gene that regulates the gut’s defense mechanisms.
Researchers from Scotland’s Dundee Dental School and Hospital studied the ability of different fruit smoothies to wear away dental enamel and cause tooth decay.