Tag: amla

Boosting Immunity While Reducing Inflammation

there’s lots of products that promise to boost our immune system and who wouldn’t want that well there’s millions of people with autoimmune diseases inflammatory diseases allergies right millions of people whose immune systems may already be a bit too active I try to make sufferers of seasonal allergies feel better by explaining that having…


Amla vs. Diabetes

“Amla vs. Diabetes” Dripping plant extracts on cancer cells in a test tube is a far cry from testing whole foods on whole people. Another amla study published recently, though, tried Indian gooseberries on patients with diabetes. A normal fasting blood sugar is considered under 100. Between 100 and 125 is called pre-diabetes, and over…


A Better Breakfast

“A Better Breakfast” According to this study, by far the most comprehensive of its kind in history, there are only three whole foods on the planet that have more antioxidant power than cloves. One of them is amla — dried Indian gooseberries. Now, not only is it more powerful, but also more palatable. You could…


Some Ayurvedic medicine worse than lead paint exposure

Some Ayurvedic Medicine Worse Than Lead Paint Exposure In terms of antioxidant power, I couldn’t imagine anything ever beating out cloves. But then, silly as a goose, berry comes along. But then, in a whole ‘nother league, triphala. Triphala is the most commonly used herbal formulation in all of Ayurvedic medicine. “Tri” means “three”; “phala”…


Amla vs. Drugs for Cholesterol, Inflammation, and Blood-Thinning

[Music] Indian gooseberries otherwise known as Amla have been touted as everything from a cancer fighter to a hair tonic to a refrigerant whatever that means but like freon not to mention a snake venom detoxifier complete with fancy diagrams but based on what kind of research yes dietary intake of both turmeric and Amla…