Tagged: Immunity

modified citrus pectin

Citrus Peel Derivative Reduces Disease

Research led by anti-aging expert, Dr. Isaac Eliaz (M.D., L.Ac) has found that modified citrus pectin, derived from the peels of citrus fruits, reduces disease by blocking the destructive Galectin-3. Dr. Eliaz presented to the 19th Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine and...

infections and micronutrients

Micronutrients Increase Immunity

Hospital nutritional researchers have discovered that micronutrient supplementation significantly increases immunity and decreases infections among people with type-2 diabetes. The research, carried out by the Department of Nutrition of Beijing’s PLA General Hospital, studied 196 type 2 diabetic outpatients, who were randomly divided...

Chinese Herbs and Swine Flu

Chinese Herbs Treat H1N1 Swine Flu

A study of 410 young adults has found that a Chinese herbal combination called maxingshigan-yinqiaosan treats H1N1 virus infections more successfully than the conventional drug oseltamivir (Tamiflu). The study, published in the medical journal Annals of Internal Medicine and conducted at the Capital...