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Sep 04, 2014, 06:00 ET

Patent Awarded for Innovative Galectin-3 Plasmapheresis Therapy

 Isaac Eliaz, MD, MS, LAc has been awarded a USA patent as well as additional international patents for a therapeutic process that allows for...

Jun 04, 2014, 07:00 ET

New Book Explores Wide-Reaching Health Benefits of Modified Citrus Pectin

 One of the nation's leading writers on the use of naturopathic medicine has released a new book documenting groundbreaking studies on modified...

Apr 09, 2014, 06:00 ET

Honokiol Inhibits Aggressive Renal Cell Cancer

 A new study shows that honokiol, a small molecule polyphenol extract derived from Magnolia officinalis bark, reduces proliferation of renal...

Aug 19, 2013, 07:00 ET

Breakthrough Case Study Highlights New Biomarker for Cancer and Inflammation

A groundbreaking peer reviewed case report by Dr. Isaac Eliaz, M.D. of Amitabha Medical Clinic, demonstrates for the first time the clinical use of...

Jun 04, 2013, 07:00 ET

New Research: Modified Citrus Pectin - A Potent Anti-Cancer Therapy

A new review by researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine highlights a large body of published research demonstrating how...

May 20, 2013, 07:00 ET

New Study Shows Effects of Medicinal Mushroom Extract on Pancreatic Cancer Cells

 A study published in the June issue of the International Journal of Oncology found that Poria Triterpine Extract (PTE), a mixture of...

Apr 30, 2013, 07:00 ET

Dr. Isaac Eliaz Awarded Patent for Modified Citrus Pectin and Alginates

The United States Patent and Trademark Office has awarded Isaac Eliaz, M.D., patent # 8,426,567, on April 23, 2013 for modified citrus pectin (MCP)...

Mar 26, 2013, 07:00 ET

Modified Citrus Pectin Enhances Anti-Cancer Activity of Two Botanical Formulas, Reduces Metastasis

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that modified citrus pectin (MCP), a natural supplement derived from the pith of citrus fruit,...

Jan 08, 2013, 07:00 ET

A Powerful New Voice -- Amity Releases Her Music Video, "Me and My Guitar"

Budding singer, songwriter Amity is bringing her unique brand of smart, catchy and introspective music to the world. Her newest song, "Me and My...

Dec 17, 2012, 07:00 ET

New Research Shows Music Improves Health and Disease

Music has been incorporated into medical practice since before the ancient Greeks. However, though practitioners have been convinced of music's...

Nov 20, 2012, 07:00 ET

Modified Citrus Pectin Protects Against Vascular Hardening

 Cardiovascular disease will kill nearly 2.5 million people in the United States this year, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Over...

Nov 05, 2012, 07:00 ET

Botanical Formula Destroys Treatment-Resistant Breast Cancer in Mice

A unique formula made from medicinal mushrooms, traditional Chinese herbs and other natural ingredients inhibits aggressive, human...

Oct 16, 2012, 07:00 ET

Powerful Botanical Formulas: New Weapons Against Cancer

In the battle against cancer, some of the most remarkable weapons are proving to be specialized botanical supplements. Recently, a significant...

Sep 25, 2012, 07:00 ET

Mind as Medicine: Retreat Brings Healing, Growth

More than 100 people attended a recent meditation retreat in Tel Aviv, Israel: Physicians, journalists, holistic practitioners, cancer patients and...

Aug 23, 2012, 07:00 ET

American Chemical Society Highlights Modified Citrus Pectin as Solution to Chronic Disease Marker Galectin-3

Cancer, heart disease, chronic inflammation—these disease conditions plague humanity, causing early death and untold suffering. Slowly,...

Aug 20, 2012, 07:00 ET

Hitting Cancer from All Sides

 Cancer may be the Harry Houdini of diseases—it often finds devious ways to escape treatment. Because cancer disables our cellular...

Aug 01, 2012, 07:00 ET

First of its Kind Botanical Formula Shows Promise for Incurable Breast Cancer

Triple negative breast cancer is the most aggressive type of breast cancer and carries a very high risk of early -- and deadly -- metastasis....

Jul 18, 2012, 07:00 ET

Modified Citrus Pectin Boosts Effectiveness of Doxorubicin Against Prostate Cancer

Doxorubicin (Dox) is an effective anti-cancer drug, but it's also a very toxic one, causing severe heart and immune damage. The doses needed to...

Jun 27, 2012, 07:00 ET

The Expanding Role Of Integrative Medicine In Cancer Treatment

Cancer is an insidious disease that often finds ways to defeat the most advanced treatments. As a result, the scientific and medical communities...

May 30, 2012, 05:00 ET

Scientists Warn of Increased Nuclear Radiation Risks

 Recent news reports and scientific reviews warn that nuclear radiation exposure is more serious than we believed. Just recently, the UK...