Saffron may help prevent liver cancer

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 11:07

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), or liver cancer, is the fifth most common cancer and the third leading cause of cancer mortality in the world.Prior studies have shown that saffron, a naturally derived plant product, possesses antioxidant, anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory properties.

Health benefits of Cinnamon

Last Updated: Thursday, September 01, 2011, 23:36

Health benefits of Cinnamon

Cinnamon is a useful herb that not only adds flavour to your food but also helps bring blood sugar level to normal, helps in curing appetite loss and acidity.

`Homeopathy fast becoming preferred mode of treatment in India`

Last Updated: Monday, December 05, 2011, 13:21

Homeopathy can effectively support ongoing allopathic treatment, improve the quality of life of the patient and also the life span.

Switch to olive oil for better health

Last Updated: Sunday, January 08, 2012, 18:10

Olive oil has the highest content of monounsaturated "good" fats amongst all edible oils, which reduce bad cholesterol (LDL) and triglycerides.

Turmeric, a natural born cancer killer

Last Updated: Thursday, February 02, 2012, 09:22

Curcumin, the main component in the spice turmeric, suppresses a cell-signalling pathway in human saliva that drives the growth of head and neck cancer.

Curcumin may help slow growth of prostate tumour

Last Updated: Saturday, February 11, 2012, 12:54

Curcumin, an active component of the Indian curry spice turmeric, may help slow down the growth of tumour in castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Green tea business grows in India amid health awareness

Last Updated: Sunday, February 26, 2012, 19:58

Tea makers are adding green tea in their portfolio in India amid health awareness.

Plants – The future `miracle drug`

Last Updated: Friday, February 24, 2012, 00:36

Plants can lead us to a `miracle drug` in future and no other source can be as effective as them to discover new medicines for existing human ailments.

Spirulina may help tackle India`s malnutrition: Experts

Last Updated: Sunday, April 08, 2012, 19:25

Candies made from Spirulina may hold the solution to India`s problem of malnutrition.

Botanical formula shows promise to fight prostate cancer

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 16:18

Researchers have shed light on the effectiveness of a non-toxic, botanical formula in treating human prostate cancer in an animal model.

Ancient Indian medicine Ayurveda trending in Dubai

Last Updated: Saturday, June 09, 2012, 11:28

Ayurveda is believed to cure all ailments by a combination of its eight branches.

Add ginger to your diet for good health

Last Updated: Thursday, July 12, 2012, 14:20

Eating fresh ginger before meals helps release digestive juices thus improving the appetite.