Daleen Totten interviews molecular biologist Dr Daniel Meyersfeld on genetic testing, specifically Nutrigenomics ​(​ personalized nutrition ​) and Pharmacogenomics ​(​ personalized ​drug prescription). ​They discuss the benefits of genetic testing for personalized healthcare interventions​ ​ and how to access these services in South Africa. Please follow and like us:

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Dr Goldberg explores the impact of the psycho-spiritual on both the development and treatment of cancer.   In a previous article, ‘A new light on cancer treatment’, we looked at an integrated way of managing cancer by removing all external and internal environmental agencies that promote cancer growth, creating a positive lifestyle that supports healthy […]

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Drug resistance is a common problem in the treatment of pancreatic cancer. A new study shows promise that curcumin (a compound found in turmeric) may be able to help to overcome resistance to chemotherapy. Curcumin is well known for its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, neuroprotective and anticarcinogenic properties, but because of its rapid metabolism and elimination from […]

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What is the difference between natural products and drugs? Find out in this informative episode featuring Dr Bernard Brom. Watch this space for the full interview on the anti-inflammatory action of curcumin. Visit our website www.natmedworld.com for all our episodes and articles. Please follow and like us:

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Dr Brom discusses the benefit of a holistic approach to cancer management and complementary medicine. For more on this topic visit www.natmedworld.com Please follow and like us:

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Daleen: Please tell us more about your work and research that brought you to South Africa to lecture on integrative medicine and treatment options for cancer management. Prof Burke: It goes back a long way. I conducted my first experiments on cancer research as a post-doctoral scientist in Dallas back in 1973. The boss of […]

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We all have a bad hair day from time to time. Whether it’s flat, frizzy, oily, dry or just doesn’t want to stay where you want it. This can leave you feeling pretty drab, and losing hair is even worse, as you have less and less hair to have a bad hair day with! Hair […]

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Marketed as a superfruit and as a health food, the goji berry is now easy to find on supermarket shelves. Only a few years ago the berries, which came from Ningxia Province in China, were virtually unobtainable and could only be found in specialised health shops – often with much hype and many claimed benefits. […]

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