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Vinegar kills tuberculosis and other mycobacteria

Posted February 25, 2014

The active ingredient in vinegar, acetic acid, can effectively kill mycobacteria, even highly drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis, an international team of researchers from Venezuela, France, and the US reports in mBio, the online open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology.

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Study: Tripotassium Citrate Increases Bone Density in Healthy Individuals by Neutralizing Acidity of Modern Diet

Posted November 26, 2012

According to new research published online in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, treatment with Jungbunzlauer’s Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Tripotassium Citrate (TPC) lead to significant increases in bone mineral density (BMD) and improvement of bone microarchitecture in healthy elderly people.

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Five Servings a Day May Keep Acid Away in CKD

Posted November 5, 2012

Eating more fruits and vegetables can help chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients with borderline metabolic acidosis, researchers said here.

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Aerobic exercise good therapy for dementia

Posted April 30, 2012

Patients, who exercise even after theyre diagnosed with dementia, might be able to halt progression of the disease, according to researchers. Maintaining an exercise program throughout life could keep the brain sharp with aging.

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