Stress, emotional disturbance contribute to breast cancer

2016-10-26T10:50:54+00:00Monday, February 2, 2015|Categories: Cancer, Emotions, Female Health, Medicine, People|Tags: , , , |

Stress, emotional disturbance contribute to breast cancer Stress is part of life...especially in the 21st century. A little stress is good for us, but when it becomes chronic, it creates [...]

The true causes of breast cancer

2016-10-26T10:51:00+00:00Monday, February 2, 2015|Categories: Cancer, Female Health, Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, People, Presciptive Drugs|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The true causes of breast cancer Simply put, breast cancer is mutated, uncontrolled cell growth caused by damage to DNA within mammary tissue. But how does the damage occur in [...]

Babies born with allergies

2016-10-26T10:51:02+00:00Wednesday, July 16, 2014|Categories: Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , , , |

Babies born with allergies The following is an article featured in the Herald Sun and written by Lucie Van Den Berg, Wednesday July 9th, 2014. The study of one-year-old babies [...]

Black pepper

2016-10-26T10:51:03+00:00Wednesday, May 7, 2014|Categories: Food, Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Nature, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , , , |

Black pepper Black pepper (Piper nigrum) is a widely used culinary spice, found in most freshly prepared meals.Usually paired with salt, and a staple at most dinner tables in Australia, [...]

Sweet cinnamon

2016-10-26T10:51:03+00:00Monday, May 5, 2014|Categories: Food, Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Nature, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , |

Sweet cinnamon The sweet, woody scent of cinnamon (Cinnamomum cassia) has been known from almost the beginning of time as one of the warmest, most soothing fragrances on the planet. [...]

Fragrant coriander

2016-10-26T10:51:03+00:00Monday, May 5, 2014|Categories: Food, Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Nature, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , |

Fragrant coriander Coriander (Coriandrum sativum) is a delightful herb, with a lovely delicate fragrance popular in many areas of the world. In particular, it is found in Asian, Mediterranean and [...]

Anti-ageing, anti-cancer? Look no further than Rosemary!

2016-10-26T10:51:03+00:00Monday, May 5, 2014|Categories: Food, Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Nature, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , , , , |

Anti-ageing, anti-cancer? Look no further than Rosemary! Rosemary (Rosemarinus officinalis) is a fantastic herb for warming things up, particularly for the cold winter days when soups, broths and casseroles are [...]

Big Pharma, statins and the war on cholesterol

2016-10-26T10:51:05+00:00Monday, March 3, 2014|Categories: Food, Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , , |

Big Pharma, statins and the war on cholesterol Statin cholesterol-lowering drugs are among the most widely prescribed drugs on the market. They are a top profit-maker for the pharmaceutical industry, [...]

1700 Australians are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s each week.

2016-10-26T10:51:06+00:00Wednesday, December 4, 2013|Categories: Food, Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , , |

1700 Australians are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s each week. Alzheimer's disease is at epidemic proportions, with over 320,000 Australians living with the condition. There are 1700 new cases of dementia each [...]

7,000 dead yearly from antibiotic resistant bacterium.

2016-10-26T10:51:06+00:00Wednesday, December 4, 2013|Categories: Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Nature, Presciptive Drugs|Tags: , , |

7,000 dead yearly from antibiotic resistant bacterium. Antibiotic resistance is a major threat to public health worldwide, and the primary cause for this man-made epidemic is the widespread misuse of [...]

Melatonin IVF breakthrough.

2016-10-26T10:51:07+00:00Monday, November 11, 2013|Categories: Female Health, Herbal Medicine, Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , |

Melatonin IVF breakthrough. Melatonin may hold the key to unlocking poor egg quality, one of the main causes of IVF failure. Overseas trials have seen the use of the sleep [...]

Acid reflux drugs implicated in heart disease…

2016-10-26T10:51:13+00:00Wednesday, July 31, 2013|Categories: Food, Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, People|Tags: , , , , |

Acid reflux drugs implicated in heart disease... Acid reflux or heartburn affects one in ten adults every week. This common condition occurs when the acid leaks out from the stomach [...]