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2012-10-11 04:01:30

Recent studies prove turmeric reduces tryiglicerdies, chronic inflammation while proving antioxidant support improving cardiovascular health Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2012 Benefit6 Whole Body Protection by I Do Strive, LLC is the first product to focus on six key areas of health to provide consumers with the most comprehensive whole body protection supplement including reducing chronic inflammation. Research from Penn State finds the spice turmeric does the heart good by...

2012-09-19 16:54:50

Positive results shown for cancer, Alzheimer´s and obesity drugs Nanoparticles have shown great promise in the targeted delivery of drugs to cells, but researchers at the University of Georgia have refined the drug delivery process further by using nanoparticles to deliver drugs to a specific organelle within cells. By targeting mitochondria, often called "the powerhouse of cells," the researchers increased the effectiveness of mitochondria-acting therapeutics used to treat cancer,...

2012-07-13 23:00:49

Recent studies add to the mounting evidence turmeric may provide anti-inflammatory as well as heart health benefits. Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 Turmeric (Curcuma longa) has been used for over 4000 years to treat a variety of health conditions. Diabetes Support Supplements contains pure turmeric and new research from Penn State and Chiang Mai University of Thailand finds the spice may do the heart good by lowering triglyceride and insulin levels and by providing...

2012-05-25 23:01:44

Recent studies add to the mounting evidence turmeric may provide anti-inflammatory as well as heart health benefits Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (PRWEB) May 25, 2012 Diabetes Support Supplements contains pure turmeric and new research from Penn State and Chiang Mai University of Thailand finds the spice may do the heart good by lowering triglyceride and insulin levels and by providing cardiovascular protection post by-pass surgery. The Penn State study looked at certain cardiac markers and how...

Trials Will Test Curry’s Effect On Bowel Cancer Patients
2012-05-08 08:28:05

A new study from the United Kingdom is putting curry to the test, picking it apart to see if an extract of the spice plays a significant role in the treatment of patients with advanced bowel cancer. Scientists from the Experimental Cancer Medicine Center (ECMC) at the University of Leicester plan to study whether pills containing curcumin, a compound found in the yellow curry spice turmeric, can be safely added to the standard treatment for bowel cancer. According to Cancer Research UK,...

2012-03-20 23:42:19

Curcumin, a compound found in the spice turmeric, is proving effective at preventing clumping of a protein involved in Parkinson´s disease, says a Michigan State University researcher. A team of researchers led by Basir Ahmad, an MSU postdoctoral researcher, demonstrated earlier this year that slow-wriggling alpha-synuclein proteins are the cause of clumping, or aggregation, which is the first step of diseases such as Parkinson´s. A new study led by Ahmad, which appears in the...


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