July 26, 2018

Every day, our liver is subjected to various kind of substances, both toxic and non-toxic, in order to filter and keep our bodies free from harmful toxins and chemicals. One of these toxic substances that provides a risk to our health and liver are “over-the-counter painkillers (OTC)” like acetaminophen (most common and very popular acetaminophen […]

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June 27, 2018

In the wake of the fairly recent Dengvaxia vaccine fiasco, wherein more than 800,000 Philippine school children were supposed to receive protection from the dreaded dengue disease, Filipinos are still looking for medicinal solutions against dengue, a disease which until now does not have a cure. Fortunately, medical scientists and researchers are looking far and […]

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February 23, 2018

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioners have already known this for ages, and that is chrysanthemum flowers or tea made from chrysanthemum flowers generate anti-tumor benefits to prostate cancer sufferers. Chrysanthemin (a form of glucoside) can according to an MTT assay (a colorimetric assay for evaluating cell metabolic activity) prevent the growth of prostate cancer cells […]

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February 23, 2018

The stem and root extracts of certain native plants from Mexico were discovered to be possible sources of cancer treatment, according to a study published in the African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines. A team of researchers from the Technological University of the Mixteca and the University in Mexico in Mexico studied the […]

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October 30, 2017

For over thousands of years, humans have been dependent on wild plant communities. Plants are considered as an essential resource for human well-being and almost all life on Earth.  Some people might not be aware how important plants are in our daily life. This is due to modern technologies and inventions which become more accessible, […]

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