Right now there is a toxic red algal bloom occuring where I live. It is common to have this type of bloom during this kind of weather, especially in Florida, but the presence of this on the east coast is pretty rare.
According the Miami Herald, the start of the bloom occurred during the weekend of September 2018. R
Today were going to talk about red tides, how they happen and some of the main neurotoxins effects on human biology. Read More
Ecklonia cava is a powerful brown algae that shows promising potential in many metabolic diseases.
In this post, we will discuss the benefits of Ecklonia cava, where to buy it, and its mechanism of action. Read More
Zeolites are very promising for improving environment protection, detoxication, human nutrition status and immunity, separation of various biomolecules and cells, construction of biosensors and detection of biomarkers of various diseases, proper drug/gene delivery, antioxidant regulation, and tissue engineering.
In this post, we will discuss where zeolites come from, its benefits/downsides, and where to get zeolite. Read More
Catuaba is a powerful plant that can improve depression, anxiety, fatigue, and more.
In this post, we will discuss the different forms of Catuaba (true vs non-true catuabas), the benefits of catuaba, and dosage of catuaba. Read More
Zhichan (Zhi-Chan) is a Chinese herbal medicine that has shown to clinically improve the symptoms of patients with Parkinson's Disease, such as gait disturbances, tremor, speech disorder, self-care ability, bimanual movements, and writing disorders. Read More
Robuvit and Oak Wood extracts from the Quercus species have shown to have very promising results in combating fatigue in human trials.
In the post, we will discuss the benefits of Quercus species and my experience with supplementing Robuvit. Read More
Oxymatrine has shown to have anti-arrhythmic, immune regulatory, and anti-tumor properties and is used in China for treatment of viral hepatitis, cancer, cardiac diseases (such as viral myocarditis), and skin diseases (such as psoriasis and eczema). R
In this post, we will discuss the many benefits of oxymatrine, its natural sources, and its mechanisms. Read More
KIOM-79 is a potent AGE-abolisher and may improve eysight.
In this post, we will discuss the benefits of KIOM-79 and an alternative way to source its ingredients. Read More
Matrine is a very powerful alkaloid that has many neuropharmalogical benefits.
In this post, we will discuss matrine's benefits, natural sources for it, and some of matrine's 195+ mechanisms. Read More
Sophoraflavanone G (SG) is a flavonoid and phytoncide with powerful effects on quenching inflammation and fighting microbes. Read More
Embelin suppresses cancer, combats inflammation, ameliorates autoimmunity, and destroys many infectious agents.
It also has anti-diabetic, anti-obesity, neuroprotective, and cardioprotective protective effects.
In this post, we will discuss the MANY benefits of embelin, its natural sources, and some synergies of embelin. Read More
Wrightia tinctoria is medicinal plant that can improve skin quality and prevent metabolic disease.
In this post, we will discuss its benefits, how to use it, and it's medicinal mechanism. Read More
In this post, we will discuss the Ayurvedic herb, Kutaja, its many benefits, mechanism, and what to watch out for. Read More
ALAnerv is a nutritional supplement that has shown have promising effects in improving Stroke, Diabetes, Spinal Cord Injuries, and Painful Bladder Syndrome.
In this post, we will break down what is in ALAnerv, provide an alternative to it, and my experience with the alternative form. Read More
Paraoxonase 1 (PON1) is an enzyme that plays a role in most diseases.
In this post, we will discuss how you can use PON1 to improve overall health, longevity, and detox mechanisms. Read More
The term Humanin (HN) was coined by its discoverer, Professor Nishimoto, to denote the potential of this molecule to restore the “humanity” of patients with Alzheimer’s disease.
Later we have found humanin protects cells from oxidative stress, serum starvation, hypoxia, and other insults as well as also improves cardiovascular disease and Alzheimer's disease. Read More
Protein deglycase DJ-1 (DJ-1), also known as Parkinson disease protein 7 (PARK7) is a master regulator of redox status.
In this post, we will discuss how DJ-1 increases dopamine, enhances mitochondria, and combats most oxidative-stress related diseases. Read More
Hypoxia (loss of oxygen) is a major stressor on the body.
On average, one can live ~21 days without food, ~2 days without water, but only a few minutes without oxygen. R
Most studies review long term exposure of hypoxia, but in this post we will discuss what happens to the body on a cellular level when exposed to hypoxia in the short term, such as flying or space travel (in a non-hormetic way). Read More
Calorie Restriction Mimetics (CRMs) are compounds that can induce the same mechanisms as eating less, without having to actually eat less.
In this post, we will discuss how to have your cake (food) and eat it too. Read More