Wednesday, August 08, 2018 by: Russel Davis Tags: acai, acai berry, digestive health, food as medicine, food cures, goodfood, goodhealth, goodmedicine, prebiotics (Natural News) The scientific community has long branded acai berry as a superfood due in part to its many health benefits. In fact, a large number of studies have demonstrated that the Amazon superfruit’s properties help boost the body’s overall wellness. In yet another study, a team of researchers at the University of Roehampton in the U.K. has observed that the fruit’s polyphenol content can survive the digestive system’s environment. This in turn could mean that the superfood may provide prebiotic benefits across the digestive tract and the colon, scientists have reported in the journal Food Chemistry. As part of the study, the research team used acai pulp that has been freeze-dried and ground into powder. The experts then simulated intestinal digestion by … [Read more...] about Acai for colon health: The polyphenols from the Amazon superfruit can carry prebiotic benefits through the digestive tract
Exclusive PUBLISHED: 10:52 02 August 2018 | UPDATED: 17:49 06 August 2018 Emma Bartholomew Kyverdale Road in Stamford Hill. Picture: Polly Hancock Polly Hancock Tax evasion and benefit fraud are “on the face of it, common practice” in the Stamford Hill Hasidic community and actively encouraged by community leaders, a High Court judge said in a controversial property hearing. The property dispute related to a house in Kyverdale Road. Picture: Polly HancockThe revelation comes after Miriam Kliers took an unusual property dispute concerning a home in Kyverdale Road, Stamford Hill, to the High Court.She alleged the house which she and her husband Shlomo bought in 2004 had been put in the name of her younger brother Mordechai Schmerler, so the married couple could fraudulently claim housing benefit. Despite “misgivings” she agreed to the alleged fraud because of “undue influence” from a “patriarchal body” … [Read more...] about Benefit fraud and tax evasion is common practice in Stamford Hill Orthodox Jewish community, High Court hears
Story highlights Turmeric is a popular spice similar to ginger, known for its bright yellow color and use in curries It can potentially treat a wide range of conditions (CNN)Alzheimer's disease. Diabetes. Arthritis. Unwanted hair growth. Baldness. Infertility. Erectile dysfunction. Hangovers. Glaucoma. Cancer. If you have an ailment, there's a good chance that someone, somewhere, is studying whether turmeric can treat it. There are more than 15,000 manuscripts published about curcumin, the active ingredient in turmeric, and about 50 manuscripts added to this collection each week, according to the National Institutes of Health. "It's really taken on sort of panacea-like properties in terms of the things it's being studied for and the things it has been reported to be useful for," said D. Craig Hopp, deputy director of the Division of Extramural Research at the National Institutes of Health's National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health. What is turmeric? … [Read more...] about Turmeric benefits: Are the health rumors true?
‘When Patrick was first diagnosed with cancer, cannabis oil wasn’t available for medical use, but I give it to him now and I know that he’s benefiting from it’ BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Mairead Campbell reveals how her son Patrick was given a 10% chance of living when he was diagnosed with lymphoma at the age of five. Years after undergoing a bone marrow transplant, the 13-year-old is reaping the health benefits of cannabis oil and good diet, she tells Una Brankin. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/health/when-patrick-was-first-diagnosed-with-cancer-cannabis-oil-wasnt-available-for-medical-use-but-i-give-it-to-him-now-and-i-know-that-hes-benefiting-from-it-37190840.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article37190838.ece/0fed4/AUTOCROP/h342/s18_008-_Read-Only_.jpg Email Mairead Campbell reveals how her son Patrick was given a 10% chance of living when he was diagnosed with lymphoma at the age of five. Years after undergoing a bone marrow … [Read more...] about ‘When Patrick was first diagnosed with cancer, cannabis oil wasn’t available for medical use, but I give it to him now and I know that he’s benefiting from it’
Credit: iStock.com/Eivaisla Red root (Ceanothus americanus) is a shrub native to eastern North America. It also goes by the names wild snowball and mountain sweet. The name New Jersey tea was popularized during the American Revolution, since its leaves were used as a substitute for black tea. Many of the Ceanothus americanus uses and benefits were discovered by the Native Americans. For instance, the Chippewa used red root for shortness of breath, bloating, and constipation. The Cherokee also used the root as a digestive tonic. And the Iroquois used it to treat diarrhea and colds, and to improve blood flow. Native Americans also used red root tea for catarrh, fevers, sore throats, skin cancer, venereal sores, and wound healing. In this article, we will examine the health benefits of red root in further detail. You will also learn more about the taste of red root, how to use it, and the potential side effects of this herbal remedy. Health Benefits of Red Root (Ceanothus americanus) … [Read more...] about Red Root (Ceanothus americanus): Health Benefits, Uses, and Side Effects