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Pumpkins are rich in Vitamin A, C and calcium, as well as Tryptophan p which is cancer-inhibitive.

3 Melons That Protect Against Cancer

Cancer is a serious disease prevalent in modern society. Fortunately, good dietary habits can offer us some protection. In traditional Chinese medicine, the following three melons, when included in your daily diet, are said to help prevent cancer.

Niu Zhang mushroom growing on a log. (Image: courtesy of 3i Agricultural BioTech Group)

The Gift of the Niu Zhang Mushroom

One of the very precious gifts from God is the Antrodia camphorate, or stout camphor fungus. This mushroom only grows on Cinnamomum kanehirae (also known as Niu zhang (牛樟), a tree native to Taiwan at 2,000 meters above sea level. It is…

Was Halitosis Invented by Listerine?

Was Halitosis Invented by Listerine?

Before I start, I am not saying Listerine invented bad breath — human mouths have stunk for millennia and there are ancient breath freshening solutions to prove it. The question is: Was halitosis invented by Listerine? The answer is yes.

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3 Melons That Protect Against Cancer

Cancer is a serious disease prevalent in modern society. Fortunately, good dietary habits can offer us some protection. In traditional Chinese medicine, the following three melons, when included in your…

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Medicinal Herb: Paris Polyphylla

Paris polyphylla is a herb that has long been regarded in traditional Chinese medicine as a great cure for fevers, burns, and for detoxification. In particular, it cures snakebites very…

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Antibiotics Are Proven Ineffective for Coughs

As more research is done regarding so-called non-traditional healthcare, doctors and scientists are rediscovering old treatments that are increasingly supplanting today’s standard treatments for a number of conditions.

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Standing Still for Too Long? Try Burdock

Burdock is ranked as one of the most prescribed herbs used by Western herbalists. It has a broad range of applications, but it is most specifically indicated for sciatica and stimulation…

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The Gift of the Niu Zhang Mushroom

One of the very precious gifts from God is the Antrodia camphorate, or stout camphor fungus. This mushroom only grows on Cinnamomum kanehirae (also known as Niu zhang (牛樟), a tree native…

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New Approach to Targeted Chemotherapy Delivery

A team of scientists has demonstrated a novel technique for the delivery of cancer treatment directly to tumor cells, through gold nanoparticles that can be remotely triggered to release chemotherapy…

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Was Halitosis Invented by Listerine?

Before I start, I am not saying Listerine invented bad breath — human mouths have stunk for millennia and there are ancient breath freshening solutions to prove it. The question is: Was halitosis invented…

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These Foods Can Help Prevent Atherosclerosis

Many people think that cardiovascular disease occurs only in the elderly. In recent years, however, reports of heart attacks, strokes, or sudden death in middle aged or young people suggest…

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Sage: The Herb of Wisdom

Sage (Salvia officinalis) is a small, compact shrub that is native to the hills of Croatia, Dalmatia, and along the Mediterranean Coast to Spain. In the wild, it can be…

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Healing Cancer Without Medicine

“We found a malignant tumor” is the last thing anyone wants to hear their doctor say, as it is understood to be a terminal condition. Yet CNN has reported cases…

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Ginseng: Wonder of the World

Ginseng has always been shrouded in folklore and magic. Like the rich mountain forests where it grows naturally, its use dates way back into the mists of antiquity.

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10 Biological Bullies That Tomatoes Will Crush

Tomato’s vitamin C content is about 10 times that of watermelon. With the protection of organic acids, its vitamin C content is not easily altered during storage and cooking. Tomatoes…

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Mosquitoes Hate Sesame Oil!

Could it be? Could the choice between mosquito bites and toxic DEET-filled insect repellents finally be over. (Sorry, but we know the natural brands and recipes don’t cut it).