PHYTOESTROGENS AND THE TREATMENT OF PROSTATE AND BREAST CANCER

PHYTOESTROGENS AND THE TREATMENT OF PROSTATE AND BREAST CANCER Copyright Dr Jillian Stansbury Phytoestrogens are natural compounds from plants that are able to bind to estrogen receptors and elicit a variety of hormonal effects. Because many types of breast and prostate cancer involve altered and excessive hormonal stimulation of these organs, phytoestrogens may be an important tool for...
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CURCUMA IN DERMATOLOGY AND ANTI-AGING

CURCUMA IN DERMATOLOGY AND ANTI-AGING Copyright Dr Jillian Stansbury Curcuma longa and isolated curcumin, the bright yellow diferuloylmethane flavonoid the root contains, have emerged as well researched, versatile, anti-inflammatory, and anti-cancer tools with wide application in alternative medicine. This short discussion will add skin diseases to the list of possible indications for Curcuma....
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AUTO-IMMUNE THYROIDITIS

AUTO-IMMUNE THYROIDITIS Copyright Dr Jillian Stansbury Autoimmune diseases of the thyroid are on the rise worldwide, believed due to nutritional and environmental factors including exposure to heavy metals, organochlorides, pesticides , and tobacco smoke. Autoimmune thyroid disease, namely Grave’s disease and Hashimotos’ thyroiditis, involve T cell-mediated inflammatory processes and affect...
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ASTRAGALUS IN THE TREATMENT OF ALLERGY AND AUTOIMMUNE DISORDERS

ASTRAGALUS IN THE TREATMENT OF ALLERGY AND AUTOIMMUNE DISORDERS                                                                                                                                                                            Dr Jillian Stansbury The Traditional Uses of Astragalus Astragalus membranaceus, going by the common names Huangqui in China, and Milk Vetch in the US, is one of...
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THE EMERGING DIAGNOSIS OF LOWER URINARY DYSFUNCTIONAL EPITHELIA Comparison with Prostatitis and Interstitial Cystitis

THE EMERGING DIAGNOSIS OF LOWER URINARY DYNSFUNTIONAL EPITHELIA Comparison with Prostatitis and Interstitial Cystitis Copyright Dr Jillian Stansbury Interstitial cystitis (IC) is frequently reported to affect women 5 times more often than men however these statistics may reflect the fact that men are often labeled as having nonbacterial chronic prostatitis rather than IC. In many cases, the...
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LOBELIA’S MECHANISMS OF ACTION ON THE PULMONARY SYSTEM A Modern Look at a Classic Lung Herb

LOBELIA’S MECHANISMS OF ACTION ON THE PULMONARY SYSTEM A Modern Look at a Classic Lung Herb Copyright Dr Jillian Stansbury The Lobelia genus includes nearly 400 species, making up a major group in the Lobelioideae branch of the Campanulaceae Family. The name Lobelia derives from a Belgian botanist Matthias de Lobel, Flemish botanist and physician to King James I. Many Lobelia species are used...
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