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How effective are herbal supplements in reducing illnesses in children?
...ry juice/supplements for urinary tract infections, garlic
for cardiovascular problems, and Echinacea for colds. Dr. Mahady explains that "as more children become exposed to botanical dietary supplements (herbal medicines), it is important that the safety and efficacy of these alternative treatments be esta...
University of Pittsburgh studies broccoli-derived chemicals to prevent prostate cancer
...roccoli, Dr. Singh also is examining the effect of garlic
on prostate cancer prevention. In the United States, only 23 percent of adults eat five or more fruits and vegetables per day....
Caliente chemistry for Cinco de Mayo
...es lime, juiced1 teaspoon salt1 small clove minced garlic
(optional) cup fresh cilantro, chopped Directions : Combine all ingredients and refrigerate for one hour. Guacamole Ingredients 3 avocados, peeled and mashed1 tomato, seeded and diced3 spring onions, chopped2 tablespoons cilantro, chopped teaspo...
Cancer patients' loss of taste, smell compromises treatment
..., derived from actual foods such as cheese, bacon, garlic
and fruits, can improve the patients' appetite. Results of the study are being presented at the annual Association of Chemoreception Sciences by the study's co-author, Susan Schiffman, Ph.D., on April 25. Jennifer Zervakis, Ph.D. and Lara Campagna a...
Garlic supplements can impede HIV medication
Researchers have found garlic
supplements can cause a potentially harmful side e... National Institutes of Health (NIH) observed that garlic
supplements sharply reduced blood levels of the anti-HIV drug saquinavir. The study results appear t...
Scientists: herb known as comfrey can ruin liver, other herbs appear helpful
...ch cancers, they said. Supplements and over-cooked garlic
may be much less effective. The herb also exhibits an ability to lower fats in the blood, reduce clotting, promote circulation, protect the liver and enhance the immune system. "Eating a clove a day has a measurable effect and might therefore be a g...
Mayo Clinic Cardiologist Available To Discuss New Guidelines On Treatment Of Stable Angina
...rapy have not yet been proven. Chelation therapy, garlic
and acupuncture are not effective and in some casesmay be potentially harmful. Use of electron beam computed tomography has not been clearly demonstrated tobe a beneficial diagnostic technique....