Thursday, November 22, 2018 by: Mary Miller Tags: ascorbic acid, bleeding gums, disease treatment, goodhealth, goodmedicine, gum disease, gums, nutrients, oral health, periodontal disease, periodontitis, prevention, scurvy, supplements, vitamin C, vitamin C deficiency, vitamin c supplements (Natural News) Our bodies need vitamin C for proper tissue growth and repair. It also promotes a healthy immune system. However, because our bodies can’t produce vitamin C on their own, it has to come from an outside source such as the food we eat. Without adequate vitamin C, we could succumb to scurvy, which can be identified by such symptoms as inflamed, swollen and bleeding gums. What is scurvy Scurvy is a condition rarely seen in modern times, but cases of it do still exist. It is caused by a severe deficiency in vitamin C or ascorbic acid causes it. Also known as scorbutus, scurvy has long been associated with sailors in the olden times who went off to sea … [Read more...] about Bleeding gums a glaring symptom of vitamin C deficiency
Natural cure for gum disease
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 by: Michelle Simmons Tags: disease treatment, flavonoids, goodhealth, goodmedicine, gum disease, gums, nutrients, oral health, periodontal disease, periodontitis, quercetin, supplements, vitamin C (Natural News) Periodontal disease, also referred to as periodontitis, is a serious condition that can become a precursor to other diseases, such as heart disease, diabetes, respiratory problems, and cancer. An article published on the website NaturalHealth365.com discusses how vitamin C and quercetin can be used as a solution to this disease. Vitamin C is widely known for its beneficial effects against inflammation and infection. This nutrient alone can also improve gum and tissue health. However, combining it with flavonoids like quercetin can cause an even more powerful effect. Like vitamin C, quercetin contains anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Taking a combination of vitamin C and quercetin can reduce inflammation and keep the gums … [Read more...] about Natural cures for periodontal disease: Vitamin C and quercetin
Monday, July 16, 2018 by: Edsel Cook Tags: analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, anticancer, cancer cures, cancer remedies, cancer treatment, cisplatin, food as medicine, food cures, gold nanoparticles, goodfood, goodhealth, goodmedicine, nanoparticles, natural pain relief, pain relief, plum tree gum, silver nanoparticles, urease (Natural News) The common plum tree (Prunus domestica) could provide a natural means of treating cancer and other multigenic diseases that affect multiple tissues and types of cells. A Pakistani study shows that the plum tree’s edible gum can deliver nanoparticles to target more than one disease. Natural gums are polysaccharides that dissolve in water. They are widely used in medicine and pharmaceuticals, being natural polymers that can deliver different drugs to target cells, tissues, and organs. The Sarhad University of Science and Information Technology (SUIT) study investigated plum gum loaded with stabilized … [Read more...] about Scientists look to the common plum as a potential natural remedy for cancer
BALDNESS is an age old problem but scientists now think they might have a cure that could work within days. A drug designed to treat brittle bones has proved to have surprising effects on you head with hair sprouting quickly during lab tests. We've got the lowdown on the drug. Is there a new 'cure' for baldness? Currently there are three options for treating baldness in the UK, drugs minoxidil and finasteride or a hair transplant. But scientists have now found a third drug, WAY-316606, that could help cure baldness within days and doesn't appear to have large side effects. Finasteride only works for men and like Minoxidil, it has side effects, is not available on the NHS and doesn't always work. WAY-316606 was found by researchers at Manchester University to promote hair growth within two days on the scalp hair follicles they tested. In light of the hair raising discovery, scientists are planning to carry out clinical trials on men to see how successful it is. If the drug passes … [Read more...] about Is there a new ‘cure’ for baldness? What is WAY-316606 and how could the osteoporosis drug help with hair loss?
Thursday, April 12, 2018 by: Ralph Flores Tags: aging, aging gracefully, Alzheimer's disease, antioxidants, atherosclerosis, botanical medicine, bowel movement, cardiovascular disease, constipation remedies, dementia, depression, depression treatments, digestive health, folk medicine, goodmedicine, goodscience, healthy aging, healthy brain, heart disease, helpful herbs, herb, herbal remedies, herbal treatment, Herbs, herbs for wellbeing, natural cures, natural medicine, Natural Treatments, neurocognitive health, osteoporosis, traditional medicine (Natural News) Everyone ages, it’s a given fact. That may be a cause of concern for some people, in particular, since aging means a decline in a person’s vitality. However, according to an article published in the Journal of the American Herbalists Guild, adjusting your diet and lifestyle – as well as incorporating herbs – can keep a person as healthy as possible, despite their age. In the article, … [Read more...] about Herbs to help you age gracefully: Support for the brain, heart, digestion, and more