Seaweed Is a Source of Phytonutrients That Could Potentially Be a Cancer-Killer

Fucoidan is something of a newcomer on the health and wellness scene. Until recently, little was known about the substance, commonly found in various species of edible brown seaweed, like kombu and wakame. Now, thanks to recent research by Japanese scientists, we know that Fucoidan seaweed is a potential cancer-killer. Early scientific studies of Fucoidan Read more about Seaweed Is a Source of Phytonutrients That Could Potentially Be a Cancer-Killer[…]

Amino Acids – What are They and Why Do We Need Them?

Proteins are made up of long chains of building blocks called amino acids. The sequence of the amino acid is characteristic to a particular protein and this determines its function. There are twenty or more amino acids – some of which are essential some non-essential. Essential and non-essential amino acids ‘Essential’ means that the body Read more about Amino Acids – What are They and Why Do We Need Them?[…]