Monthly Archives: January 2017

Effect of Birch Bark Triterpenes on Keratinocytes and Fibroblasts from Patients with Diabetes

Many patients with type 2 diabetes develop diabetic foot syndrome (DFS). In this condition, ulcers develop on the feet, and these ulcers tend to heal very slowly. Wound healing in patients with diabetes can be impaired by peripheral neuropathy, peripheral arterial disease, and high levels of inflammation found throughout the body. Treatment for DFS includes off-loading of pressure from the

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What Vitamins Are Best for Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is an immune-mediated skin disease marked by chronic systemic inflammation. It has been consistently linked with metabolic diseases which are characterized by obesity, heart disease, high blood pressure, and diabetes. It has been suggested that what a person eats may increase or decrease the severity of the condition. Vitamins, such as vitamin A, D, E, and K, are essential

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Can Essential Oils Help Treat ADHD?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a brain disorder that involves inattention, hyperactivity, impulsive behavior, or all three. The individual may find it hard to remain focused, and they may face challenges with organizational skills. They may find it hard to remember or to follow instructions, and this can lead to seemingly careless mistakes at work or school. With attention deficit

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