Natural Health Science News The latest news and top resources on natural health.

Toxins

Vitamin C supplementation and proper nutrition decrease absorption of toxic cadmium

Posted March 7, 2014

Cadmium poisoning is a very serious health issue that often goes undiagnosed; its somewhat generic symptoms include things like chronic anxiety, stomach pains, kidney damage and even death. But a cohort of scientific literature reveals that regular supplementation with high-dose vitamin C combined with a healthy diet may help block the absorption of cadmium, and potentially even accelerate its natural detoxification from the body.

Researchers from the National Veterinary Research Institute in Poland, for instance, published a study back in 2004 that discusses the topic of vitamin C used to target cadmium. As published in the Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology, the paper looked at the effects of vitamin C on both the absorption and distribution of cadmium in an animal model, finding that the all natural substance helps prevent cadmium uptake.

Read More

Detoxifying accumulated heavy metals and toxins with chlorella

Posted January 8, 2014

With governments increasingly supporting the relentless greed of multinational corporations, with no apparent regard for people or the environment, we live in a toxic world with potentially serious, often fatal health consequences. How then can we flush out these toxins accumulating in the body, which represent a serious and ever increasing health hazard?

Read More

Understanding Toxins and 6 Ways You Can Get Rid of Them

Posted February 20, 2013

We often hear the word ‘toxins’ thrown around, don’t we? So much so that we sometimes become a little desensitized, forgetting that “toxins” are, by definition, poisonous substances. But do we really know what toxins are, how they enter our bodies and how they effect our health? Cellular toxicity is something your body is fighting 24/7.

Read More

Nice Cup of Tea to Beat Bioterrorists? Tea Ingredients Can Kill Micro-Organisms and Inactivate Toxins, Expert Says

Posted August 18, 2012

New research has revealed that a nice cup of tea could hold the solution to a range of deadly weapons in the bioterrorist’s arsenal. As well as being the UK’s favorite drink, research has shown that the morning brew has the ability to kill micro-organisms and inactivate toxins.

Read More

Herbal medicine just the dose to tackle travel bug

Posted April 30, 2012

Herbal medicine could be just the remedy for globetrotters susceptible to colds and bugs, researchers at the Griffith Health Institute say. The long-haul flight typically takes its toll on the body, not least when more than one time zone is factored into the travel equation.

Read More