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Do Detox Therapies Work? Yes, According to Some Studies

Do "detox" diets and preparations really work? Doctors and health care practitioners do not agree. While almost everyone agrees that the environment is rife with
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What can tea do to your health?

Editor's note: Claims in the article have not been completely substantiated. The author cannot guarantee the accuracy of any statements. Keep this in mind while reading the article....
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Chinese yam extract prevents obesity

Sunday Feb 15, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- High fat diet is known to induce obesity.  A new study led by H.W. Gil at Soonchunhyang University Cheonan ...
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Green tea fights obesity

Friday Jan 30, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- Green tea extract may be used as a dietary supplement to treat obesity or help weight loss, according to ...
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Efficacy and Safety of Medicinal Plants Used in the Management of Diabetes Mellitus

Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative MedicineVolume 2014 (2014), Article ID 793035, 2 pageshttp://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/793035 Editorial Efficacy and Safety of Medicinal Plants Used in the Management of Diabetes Mellitus Musa T. Yakubu,1 Taofik O. Sunmonu,2 Francis ...
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Gymnema sylvestre supplements help type 2 diabetes mellitus

Friday Nov 07, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study In Indian Journal of Pharmacological Science suggests supplementation with a Gymnema sylvestre ethanol extract may help ...
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Korean mistletoe helps menopausal symptoms

Scientists at Hoseo University in Asan, South Korea and other organizations conducted a study and found evidence suggesting that supplementation with Korean mistletoe can relieve ...
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Saffron extract may prevent prostate cancer - study

Wednesday Sep 17, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new Italian study suggests that carotenoids, crocins, found high in saffron (Crocus sativus L.), and crocetin esters, which ...
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Gurmar: What the herb can do for you?

Editor's note: This is an excellent review on gurmar, an herb commonly used to treat diabetes mellitus, arthritis, diuretic, anemia, osteoporosis, high cholesterol, cardiopathy, asthma, constipation, infections, and obesity....
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Ginger extracts improve high fructose induced renal injury

A new Chinese study shows that intake of fructose can induce renal injury while supplementation with ginger extracts can improve the fructose induced renal injury. ...
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