Honey, Pass The Ginger

Plants have been used as a source of therapeutic agents in traditional medicine since ancient times. The bioactive compounds that plants contain have antimicrobial agents that have been used for centuries to fight infections. As a result of the over-use (abuse) of antibiotics today, the increase in resistant bacteria against existing antibiotics has spurred many studies […]

Sugarphobia – Are You Afraid Of Sugar?

Are you afraid of sugar? Over the past several decades, sugar has become a villain in the modern American diet. It’s not the sugar – it’s how it is used – or over-used, should I say. Sugar is the original sweetener – it has been safely used for – um – a million years or so. All […]