Turmeric and Black Pepper: A Winning Combination

Turmeric (Curcuma longa) is a spice held in high regard for its bountiful health properties and its culinary uses. It’s a favorite herb of Ayurvedic and Chinese traditional medicine, and its therapeutic uses date back thousands of years. Numerous studies have found that turmeric root can have a significant positive effect on neurological, cardiovascular, metabolic, … Continue reading Turmeric and Black Pepper: A Winning Combination

Cancer, Infection, and Autoimmunity in 2018

Cancer, infection, and autoimmunity in 2018: Will we win the war? Vaccines proved to be a game changer in modern medicine. The fight isn't over yet, however; cancer, infectious diseases, and autoimmune conditions still plague humanity to this day. Might 2018 see the tipping point in this war? Biomaterials can be used in a number … Continue reading Cancer, Infection, and Autoimmunity in 2018