Monthly Archives: January 2017

What are Maqui Berries?

Maqui berries are a product of the Aristotelia chilensis plant, which grows wild in Chile and Argentina. The plant produces delicious and highly nutritious berries that have generated a lot of attention due to the health-supporting compounds they contain. The subject of modern research and hundreds of years of traditional use, maqui berries, when compared to other berries, are the

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Chili Pepper Compound Can Stop Breast Cancer, Study Finds

Research has identified different subtypes of breast cancer that respond to varying treatment types. Of these, the so-called triple-negative breast cancer is particularly aggressive and difficult to treat. However, new research may have uncovered a molecule that slows down this kind of cancer. Researchers say a compound in chili peppers could help slow a subtype of breast cancer. Breast cancer

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