Bees and human medicine: the connection

Bees and human medicine: the connection

When you think of bees, you probably think of pollination, honey, black and yellow stripes. It’s unlikely that you would relate bees with human medicine, but believe it or not, bee venom may prove to be an effective treatment for enlarged prostates. In research studies in the laboratory, scientists found that a month of bee […]

Vitamin E-Mr. Fix-it For The Cells

Vitamin E-Mr. Fix-it For The Cells

Omitting the extended biology lesson, simply, the body produces cellular waste every day, AKA free radicals. If you have an adequate supply, Vitamin E neutralizes free radicals before they can harm healthy cells. But, of course, that is not its only job. In normal every day usage, muscle cells tear, just a little bit. It’s […]

What Do Gelatin And Nanoparticles Have In Common?

What Do Gelatin And Nanoparticles Have In Common?

This could be the next generation of treatments to the brain! How the heck does that happen? Researchers at the University of Illinois along with engineers from South Korea have developed gelatin nanoparticles, gelatin shots for the brain, if you will. The process challenges the traditional delivery of medication to a damaged brain which has […]