The Chinese call it Yin Yang Huo, which loosely means "licentious goat plant." Researchers in Italy report that this ancient Chinese herbal remedy commonly known as “horny goat weed” or Epimedium sagittatum shows potential to trMore info...
Individuals who need to reduce their blood pressure should focus on increasing their potassium intake, a mineral found in fruits, vegetables, dairy products and nutritional supplements, as well as reducing their salt intake. In this newly publishedMore info...
Head and neck cancers (squamous cell carcinoma) affect more than 45,000 Americans annually. Patients who are successfully treated for this cancer have a high risk of developing a second primary cancer (the cancer initiating in a similar site). NewerMore info...
Genes and arthritic knee pain When a pregnant lady supplements with a prenatal vitamin to nourish her developing baby, to lower the risk of children’s cancers and to prevent birth defects she is practicing epigenetics. Likewise when you drink a cMore info...
The amino acid L-Tyrosine may speed up the brains reaction time as well as your reflexes L-Tyrosine is an amino acid shown to decrease fatigue after a poor nights sleep. It is also used by the brain to create important neurotransmitters, and byMore info...
Probiotic intestinal bacteria may help high blood pressure A great deal of research proves that consuming probiotics - "good" bacteria - promotes a healthy gut. But new research shows that probiotics could also help lower blood pressure.More info...
Long-term multivitamin-mineral use tied to women’s heart health Researchers from the National Institutes of Health are taking a serious look at Multiple Vitamins with Minerals and protection for older women. A new analysis of deaths from heart dMore info...
Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) is one of the two important fats in fish oils. Sufficient DHA intake can improve mental acuity among pre-school children. The study, 'Assessing the Effect of DocosahexaenoicMore info...
Glycated hemoglobin is the burning of hemoglobin by excess sugar - it is a form of glycation, a very dangerous free radical generator. Physicians check the level of glycated hemoglobin in diabetics because it gives them a 6 to 12 week portrait of a pMore info...