Research has shown that certain seaweeds have the potential to prevent the onset of Parkinson’s disease. The study, published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, looked at the ability of antioxidant-rich seaweeds to protect brain cells from the neurotoxin 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA, also known as oxidopamine), a chemical used to simulate Parkinson’s disease. In the study, researchers...
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(Natural News) Alternative medicine is growing in popularity around the world, but in the U.S., this increase in popularity is especially noticeable. For nearly two decades, reports have shown there’s an increasing interest in natural remedies for healing, disease treatment and prevention. The botanical industry alone is worth over $7 billion these days. People are...
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Curry and turmeric contain the antioxidant curcumin, which several studies show could help reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease (as well as that of cancer, arthritis, and depression). Add them to scrambled eggs, sprinkle them on roasted vegetables ... [...]
In the UK, more than 28,000 women die of a heart attack every year, more than half of whom are under 75 - that's nearly three times as many as die from breast cancer. And while heart attacks alone kill more men (over 41,000 in 2015), ... Part of the ... [...]
Prostate Cancer UK said a poll of more than 3,500 people exposes men's 'widespread ignorance' of their own bodies - but now the women behind the men affected by the disease have come forward to speak out. Loretta Kilgannon, from south London lost her ... [...]
It's the rare woman who doesn't fear a diagnosis of breast cancer. But truth be told, heart disease kills more women in the United States than the next seven causes combined, including breast cancer. Heart disease is responsible for one in three deaths ... [...]
Everyone with Lyme disease knows how important things such as taking antibiotics and finding an excellent health care practitioner can be. There are, however, many other factors involved in fighting Lyme that also make a huge difference in the healing ... [...]
Lyme disease, which is transmitted through a bite from an infected tick, can be treated with antibiotics during the first few days or weeks after infection, according to the Arthritis Foundation. Although some have a few lingering body aches or ... [...]
She shouldn't have any trouble finishing the Triangle Walk to Cure Arthritis course on Saturday. Tess is this year's youth honoree for the event, and her family hopes her story will make more people aware that arthritis isn't a disorder that only ... [...]
There are literally hundreds of studies outlining turmeric's neuroprotective set of physiological actions, and dozens of them are connected to turmeric's anti-Alzheimer's disease properties. Some of these studies reveal that curcumin is capable of ... [...]
Breast cancer survivor Jo-Ann Kennedy, at her home in Kingston, will be taking part in a breast cancer support walk in May. ... She got to ring the bell twice, once when she finished her chemotherapy and again when she finished her radiation treatments. [...]
Brain health isn't the only reason to include more apigenin-rich foods in your diet; it also appears to be a potent cancer fighter. When mice implanted with cells of a particularly deadly, fast-growing human breast cancer were treated with apigenin ... [...]