Archive for January 2008

Vitamin A Suppresses Type 1 Diabetes in Animal Study

Announcement like the following can be easily misunderstood by people who view nutrients as "drugs." The fact that Vitamin A has some suppressive efftect on Type I Diabetes is a result of the support it provides for some structure or function at the cellular level. This is the total oppostite to a drug which is…

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How About A Tall Glass of Hop Tea?

I’m more of a hot tea drinker, but there’s no doubt that seeping in water is a great way to extract a wide variety of valuable nutrients and other “organic solids” from plants. Along with “green tea,” rooibos and a wide variety of herbs, hops might be the new kid on the health-supporting block. Northerners…

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