Entries by Cynthia Turcotte

Facts About DIM and Women’s Health

What is DIM? Diindolylmethane (DIM, in short) is the principal breakdown product of indole 3-carbinol (I3C), the phytochemical found in cruciferous vegetables like cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, brussel sprouts, kale, collards, mustard greens, radishes, watercress, and turnips. DIM, has been shown in scientifi­c studies to reduce the risk of breast, cervical and other estrogen-driven cancers cancer […]

Desmodium: Nutritional Support for the Lungs and Free and Easy Breathing Through Nasal Passages

Desmodium (Desmodium adscendens) is a little known but highly effective botanical native to Peru, Jamaica, Central America, and West Africa. For centuries, Desmodium has been used to support and promote lung health, ease breathing through nasal passages, and to relieve pain. Q: What is the best herb in the world for opening the bronchial tubes in […]