Curcumin is one of several curcuminoids present in turmeric. The curcuminoids in turmeric can be taken orally to help treat arthritis, both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, prevent colon cancer, protect against Alzheimer’s disease, and prevent heart disease. Turmeric is anti-inflammatory, anti diabetes, and anti-cancer as well so we recommend getting a lot of it. Turmeric Continue Reading
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Of the chemicals added to fracking fluid in California, 15 are found on the state’s official list of substances that can cause cancer or reproductive harm. A dozen are listed as pollutants known to cause cancer or other harm.
Ginseng root has been prized in traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years, and often is combined with other herbs to bring long life, strength and wisdom to anyone who takes it. Ginseng is also thought to strengthen the body against viruses, and aid in recovery from illness. Although more study is needed, ginseng holds promise in reducing the risk of some types of cancers, slowing down or stopping the growth of tumors, improving symptoms of heart disease, lowering “bad” LDL cholesterol levels, while raising “good” HDL cholesterol levels, lowering high blood pressure and blood sugar levels, increasing alertness, and improving mental and physical performance. It is also widely accepted as helpful in boosting sexual performance. Some studies suggest that it may increase sperm production and motility, as well as decrease erection problems and symptoms of menopause. For adrenal health, ginseng is often utilized as an adaptogen, which is thought to help the body deal with physical or mental stress.