CBD-Antibiotic Resistant Bugs

CBD Could Play Role in Dealing With Resistant Microorganisms

A new alarming trend is appearing, antibiotic resistance, and researchers are looking at ways to stop it.  Overuse of antibiotics is considered to be a major cause of antibiotic resistance.  Additionally antibiotics can cause havoc on the microbiome of the gut.  Researchers are looking at “helper compounds”, non-antibiotic compounds that enhance the efficacy of antibiotics. …

Immune System Support

Immune System Support

In the Eastern part of the world, mushrooms have been treated like natural medicines for many centuries. Many scientific studies show the ability of mushrooms to support immune function, cardiovascular health, blood sugar stabilization, provide energy and increase sexual function.  Mushrooms have also been shown to provide antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and anti-allergenic support. Immune Support:…

Chromium Picolinate and Diabetes

Review Supports Chromium Picolinate’s Diabetes Benefits

A new review reports Chromium Picolinate when used as a nutritional supplement for Diabetics does have a significantly positive effect on Cholesterol, Insulin and Blood Sugar levels. Researchers reviewed data from 15 studies (14 focused specifically on Type 2 Diabetes) involving almost 1700 participants, 1500 of whom were receiving Chromium Picolinate.  Chromium Picolinate dosages ranged…

Glucosamine-Chondroitin Combination Shows Anti-Inflammatory Potential

A new randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study found a combination of Glucosamine Hydrochloride and Chondroitin Sulfate could reduce levels of an important inflammatory biomarker, C – reactive protein (CRP). 18 healthy but overweight men and women participated in this study and were randomly assigned to receive a combination of Glucosamine Hydrochloride (1500 mg/daily) and Chondroitin…