Paul Joseph Nanna
Phytonutrients for disease prevention
The heart is one organ that has benefitted tremendously from the phytochemicals. I intend to highlight those phytonutrients...
Diet and principles of management of arthritis
In continuation of my writings to show that our diet has a very significant part to play in the aetiology of diseases and the management of same, I present this article about arthritis today.
Herbal medicine and diabetes mellitus - Part 5
In last week Thursday’s edition of the Guardian Newspaper, I considered water and diet in the management of diabetes mellitus.
Herbal medicine and diabetes mellitus - Part 4
In medicine to successfully treat any disease, the cause of the disease must be established. I have been able to show to a large extent that the cause(s) of diabetes mellitus are two fold.
Fibroid and herbal remedies - Part 3
The treatment of uterine fibroid with the use of herbs is one that should be only embarked upon by one who is quite knowledgeable in herbal medicine. The major reason for this is because this form of treatment brings out the versatility of the herbal preparations used in the treatment of this condition that is only seen in women as expected.
Fibroids and herbal remedies - Part 2
In considering the management of fibroids, food that human beings consume become very important. Fibroids, to a very large extent is a hormonal problem, it stands to reason that human nutrient...
Herbal treatment of arthritis and water - Part 2
The most important recurring factor in arthritis is inflammation. It is this that gives rise to other symptoms like pain, swelling and stiffness, which are characteristic of this condition. There are numerous natural products that have anti-inflammatory properties by which arthritis can be contained.
Classification of economic important herbs - Part 2
All plants have essential oils, which are extracts of the volatile oils found in the plants. The volatile oils are the medically active components of the plants.