How Changing Your Diet Could Have a Major Impact on Managing Lupus Symptoms
After Jewell Singletary was diagnosed with lupus, she developed rheumatoid arthritis as well—a common pairing, since both are autoimmune conditions—and had to use a cane to navigate her college campus. When she graduated, the now 38-year-old New Jersey resident decided to be more focused on supporting her health, in an effort to maintain her mobility as she began her career. She started in the kitchen. First to be tossed were sugary drinks, fried foods, and highly processed options, she says. Once she eliminated them, it didn’t take long before she could discard one more important item: her cane. [time-br...
Source: TIME: Health - June 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elizabeth Millard Tags: Uncategorized Diet & Nutrition freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

A new explanation for the mystery of Rasputin's survival of cyanide poisoning: eating raw garlic - Mousavi A.
On December 29, 1916, a certain prince named Felix Yusupov, conspiring with Vladimir Purishkevich and Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich, laid out their trap for Rasputin. They invited him to a get-together where he was offered to have cakes and wine, in reality ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Detectable digoxin concentrations in 3 patients with ramps misadventure - Trebach J, Calleo V, Akbar S, Langston J, Filigenzi M, Hoffman RS.
Allium tricoccum (commonly known as "ramps") is an edible plant known for its strong garlic-like odor and onion flavor. Unfortunately, A tricoccum mimics such as Lily of the Valley (Convallaria majalis) and False Hellebore (Veratrum viride) can lead to for... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Clinical profile of patients with acute epichlorohydrin poisoning - an observational study - Majumder B, Sahay R, Kothari S.
Epichlorohydrin is an organochlorine compound and a epoxide. It is a colourless liquid with a pungent, garlic like odour, moderately soluble in water, but miscible with most polar organic solvents. It is used in the production of glycerol, plastics, epoxy ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gilroy Garlic Festival canceled
It's the end of an odorous era as the Gilroy Garlic Festival will be canceled, festival organizers said. #festivalorganizers #gilroygarlicfestival (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gilroy Garlic Festival, known to draw thousands, cancels event indefinitely
Organizers say they plan to host small-scale events this summer. #gilroygarlicfestival #organizers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

YouTube is profiting from bogus STI cure videos
EXCLUSIVE: One video - advocated chewing garlic cloves three times a day to treat the infections, claiming the veg 'will clean you from the tip of your mouth to the anus'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aged Black Garlic Supplement May Help Lower BP Aged Black Garlic Supplement May Help Lower BP
A small randomized study found promising effects of the once-daily supplement in reducing diastolic blood pressure, especially in men.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Former Port Angeles, Washington, Naturopath sentenced for scheme to profit on ‘COVID-19 cure’
FDA OCI, Richard Marschall, Port Angeles WA, naturopath, sentence, misbranded drug, prevent, treat, COVID-19, MRSA, third conviction, complaints, Facebook, Dynamic Duo, crush viruses, coronavirus, garlic extract, larch tree starch, kills, virus, lied, patients, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - March 30, 2022 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

The Truth About Common Digestive Health Fears
Everyone experiences digestive problems now and then, and they’re nobody’s idea of a good time. In a survey of nearly 72,000 adults in the U.S., 61% reported having had at least one gastrointestinal (GI) symptom over the previous week, and within that group, 58% said they’d had two or more GI symptoms over the past week, according to a study in a 2018 issue of the American Journal of Gastroenterology. Because symptoms like constipation, heartburn, and abdominal pain are generally vague and often don’t have an obvious cause, those suffering tend to fear the worst. “People get very concerned abo...
Source: TIME: Health - March 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Stacey Colino Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Diabetes: The herbal supplement shown to 'significantly' lower blood sugar in '1-2 weeks'
DIABETES diagnoses have doubled in the past 15 years. In the UK, 4.1 million people suffer from the condition, with around 90 percent of them being diagnosed with type 2. Diabetes type 2 is an impairment in the way the body uses blood sugar. Garlic is one of the food supplements that could be used to help regulate glucose levels in the blood. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Community Organization and Solidarity in Peru Tackle Hunger in Pandemic
Fortunata Palomino is an experienced community organizer from Carabayllo and general coordinator of the Network of Soup Kitchens of Metropolitan Lima, which includes 2,247 soup kitchens. She is critical of the neglect by the authorities and hopes that women will be trained, certified and incorporated into the labor market with respect for their rights. CREDIT: Mariela Jara/IPSBy Mariela JaraLIMA, Jan 24 2022 (IPS) It’s nine o’clock in the morning and Mauricia Rodríguez is already peeling garlic to season the day’s lunch at the Network of Organized Women of Villa Torreblanca, one of more than 2,400 solida...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 24, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Mariela Jara Tags: COVID-19 Editors' Choice Featured Food and Agriculture Gender Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Latin America & the Caribbean Population Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Women & Economy NGOs Source Type: news

High cholesterol: The supplement shown to reduce the body's absorption of cholesterol
RESEARCHERS have speculated that garlic could help cholesterol and 30 years of study have suggested it is maybe slightly better than a literal placebo. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some Save on Foods combo meals recalled due to salmonella risk
Some Save on Foods combo meals are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination, and include lemon chicken, sweet and sour pork, ginger beef and honey garlic chicken. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Manitoba Source Type: news

TikTok Trends: Do or Diet, Plan'C', Garlic Where? TikTok Trends: Do or Diet, Plan'C', Garlic Where?
The end of 2021 brings the end of controversial healthcare TikTok videos -- just kidding.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - December 9, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news