Sunday, July 9, 2017

The Truth About Turmeric and Curcumin

Front row of my spice cabinet: turmeric and curry powder



Spending my early childhood in India, I developed a taste for spices like curry powder and turmeric (one of the main ingredients in curry powder). After three years in New Delhi, my family returned stateside with a taste for curry. So when I started reading about the amazing health benefits of turmeric and its main chemical constituent, curcumin a few years ago, I was intrigued.

Turmeric grows wild in the forests of South and Southeast Asia. There turmeric and curcumin have long been used in 
traditional Indian Ayurvedic medicine and Siddha practices as attempted treatment for various diseases and internal disorders, including indigestion, throat infections, common colds, liver ailments. It is also used topically, to cleanse wounds or treat skin sores. It is worth noting the average lifespan in India during the time of native Ayurvedic medicine was abysmally short.


However, the big money-making movement for "all natural" foods, medicines and products has quickly embraced older ethnic practices of using herbs and oils to treat everything from warts to cancer. Indeed, my own mother was an early subscriber to "Prevention" magazine where she learned about home remedies to treat lesions on the leg and succumbed to melanoma cancer as a result.

Today turmeric and curcumin have been put forth and hailed as treatments for everything from inflammation to high blood pressure, from arthritis to Alzheimers. Herbs, vegetables and fruits provide necessary nutrients and have other benefits for the body, but there is little high-quality clinical evidence for use of turmeric or curcumin, as treatment for the wide array of ailments they are said to impact.


According to one curcumin study curcuminoids have been the subject of over 120 clinical trials of against several diseases, but "No double-blinded, placebo controlled clinical trial of curcumin has been successful." That study found curcumin to be "an unstable, reactive, nonbioavailable compound and, therefore, a highly improbable lead." 

Another turmeric study looked at research on the spice for a variety of health conditions and found that, "Claims that curcuminoids found in turmeric help to reduce inflammation aren’t supported by strong studies."


Even studies where researches believe the turmeric has potential benefits are forced to acknowledge that while turmeric and curcumin, have been studied in numerous clinical trials for various human diseases and conditions, the conclusions have either been uncertain or negative. That points to the lack of systematic review conducted to evaluate the strength of the research.



An interesting study of turmeric's effects on skin indicates the spice "has been shown to exhibit anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antioxidant, and anti-neoplastic properties," but sums up by saying it "may provide therapeutic benefits for skin health" and that further studies are essential. 


In conclusion, the many alleged reports of the numerous health benefits of turmeric and curcumin are mostly anecdotal at best. The majority of reported clinical trials and research studies are inconclusive. There is no clinical evidence that turmeric or its chemical component curcumin have any medicinal properties and no proof turmeric supplements have any benefits.


I still plan to cook with turmeric. I enjoy the flavor and would not be surprised if turmeric, like other vegetable, fruits, herbs and spices, might add a modicum of healthy benefit to my diet. However, I won't be wasting my money on turmeric supplements with no clinical evidence and no proven benefits. The powerful all-natural spin machine can get rich on someone else's dime.

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Saturday, July 8, 2017

Eating Healthy at Murfreesboro Farmers Market

Saturday Market on Main Street in Murfreesboro


July 8 brought the weekly Saturday Farmers Market on the Square to Murfreesboro, TN. Vendors lined the sidewalks on Main Street and around the square with fresh vegetables, meat products, organic soaps, honey and bee pollen, beautiful cut flowers and other delectable and healthy goodies.

Prices for fresh produce compared favorably to grocery stores, often less, and there is something more sensory and satisfying about picking out your veggies from colorful arrays outside in the sunshine. It's nice to support local farmers, too.
A local vendor at the Farmers Market sells sunflowers and produce

There were many varieties of healthy fruits and vegetables on hand including zucchini, tomatoes, corn, broccoli, potatoes, peppers, peaches, onions, cucumbers, lettuce, cabbage and mother produce from local farms. When you buy healthy food, healthy eating just seems to follow naturally.
Colorful tomatoes at the Saturday Farmers Market

Walking from booth to booth around the town square is also a good way to get out, get moving and get some light exercise, and if you end up walking back to the car with a big head of cabbage in your bag, you will get a little weight training to boot!.

The Farmers Market on the Square takes place in Murfreesboro at the historic Town Square every Saturday morning from 8 a.m. until noon and is well worth a visit.

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Pope Francis and President Trump Defend Charlie Gard's Human Dignity in Controversial Case


How do we deal with health and medical conditions that could cause serious disabilities? Are disabled, retarded, geriatric, senile or otherwise impaired patients not to be extended the same rights as other patients? Do parents not have the right to seek available healthcare for their children? This controversial case examines  how we look at disabilities today.

In separate statements of support, Pope Francis and President Donald Trump have vigorously defended little Charlie Gard's human dignity, and the right of his parents -- Chris and Connie -- to do everything in their power to save the life of their disabled son. Further, President Trump has extended a welcome to Charlie Gard in a U.S. hospital. The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network applauds both leaders for their heroic witness and protection of our most vulnerable and disabled brothers and sisters


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Monday, June 26, 2017

Business Opportunity in Healthy Skincare


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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Clayver Wine Pots Used in Cosmetic Production

CLAYVER, THE INTELLIGENT WINE POT BECOMES AN ALLY FOR COSMETICS PRODUCTION

Clayver has surprised more than a few wine producers.
The market grows with a +78% rate and opens up to new possibilities


Created in 2014, Clayver has made a big hit in the wine market. Having landed producers such as Tarlant and and Château Les Carmes Haut-Brion after impressive results during comparative ageing trials, Clayver lands in US where it will be used for wine and even cosmetic products.

Clayver is an innovative stoneware round egg conceived for fermentation, vinification and wine ageing. Inspired by clay amphoras, Clayver inventors wanted to go beyond mechanical resistance and impermeability. What makes a difference with traditional amphoras is shape and material.

If wine is Clayver's intended use, it is not the only one. Cosmetics companies too have become interested in Clayver for the production of natural body and face lotions. Clayver in particular will be used for the maceration process of roots, flowers and fruits. Being made of an inert material, Clayver prevents any loss of matter from the container, thus allowing to achieve a 100% natural product.

Clayver’s round shape allows pots to keep the flower, root and fruit cap moist, helping color and flavor extraction. Wall thickness guarantees thermal inertia – a key factor for maceration – and a uniform, three-dimensional oxygen exchange concerning the smallest possible surface area. Grès porcelain is resistant, isolating and easy to sterilize and is safe for handling food – Clayver is certified for use in foodstuffs.

Clayver has now 150 customers all over the world, with a +37% growth rate in the numbers of customers and a +78% in the amount of pieces ordered from 2016. It is now available in 2 different sizes: 250 and 400 litres.


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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Naked and Not Afraid!


I went naked today. No, I wasn't on "Naked and Afraid" nor was I on a questionable PETA campaign.  For that matter, I was only naked from the neck up.

Today was the annual Rodan + Fields #RFGoNaked Day where the creators of Proactiv and the new Rodan + Fields Dermatologists line of anti-aging skincare donated $1 to help empower disadvantaged youth for every selfie posted without makeup on social media with the hashtag #RFGoNaked.

Makeup-Free Skin Is Healthier Skin

The doctors believe makeup-free skin is healthier and can be as attractive if not more so without foundation and cosmetics. To prove their point they encourage women to go makeup free for one day and share their selfies. And to top it off, they donate $1 to help educate young people for each one posted with the #RFGoNaked hashtag.

Go Without Foundation for a Good Cause

It's not too late! The RF team will be counting hashtags until midnight tonight Pacific time. So go ahead--go naked and make your selfie count!

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Fashion and History Collide at Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times



Cheekwood Botanical Gardens is hosting the lavish Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times exhibit, and it will appeal to fashion lovers and history buffs alike, as well as fans of the popular television series.

The beautiful costumes are displayed in the historic rooms of Cheekwood Mansion which has been restored to its glory days in the 1930s. Guides make sure visitors learn about the fabrics and embellishments used in the historically accurate fashions worn on the show. Changing hemlines are noted as well as tapering skirts and dropped or raised waists.


Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times
photo (c) by Kathryn Darden

In addition to the garments, there are enlarged photos from "Downton Abbey" hanging on the walls. These photographs are often paired with photos of the Cheek family in similar garments which gives the display a distinctly Nashville flavor and neatly ties the fashions into the history of the mansion.

Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times runs from June 17 through September 10, 2017 at Cheekwood Mansion in the Belle Meade area of Nashville. 

For more information about Dressing Downton or the Cheekwood Mansion restoration, visit cheekwood.org.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Join the RF Go Naked Event and Support a Good Cause!



You are cordially invited to change a life by going naked on June 21, 2017.
On June 21st, celebrate #RFGoNaked Day event with us and "Go Naked" from the neck up for a good cause!! Join the movement to support the Prescription for Change® (PFC) Foundation with your makeup-free selfies. 

For every selfie publicly posted on social media with #RFGoNaked, Rodan + Fields® will donate $1* to the PFC to serve youth with life-changing empowerment programs where they live around the globe.



I have participated every year. In fact, thanks to great skincare, I "Go Naked" almost every day!

Here are the basics:

* Go makeup-free 
* Point 
* Snap
* Post with the 
#RFGoNaked hashtag.

*Rodan + Fields will donate up to $500,000 USD.


So Go Naked with us and see how much fun you can have when you do good naked! 


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Monday, June 12, 2017

Three Things to Know About Natural Beauty Products



The Natural beauty business is booming and has become a big industry with deep pockets and its own spin machine. Natural product pushers are quick to point the finger at the beauty industry by claiming it is unregulated and not FDA approved. Did you know this also means natural beauty products are not regulated nor are they FDA approved in most cases?

The fact is the beauty industry is self regulated with its own rules, watchdogs and organizations. And many beauty products ARE in fact FDA tested and approved. Any products that are classified as PREMIUM skincare have been approved by the FDA, so don't fall for the hype from the big all-natural industry.

And while  natural beauty products usually don't contain irritants, they often fall short in other ways.

 Here are 3 important things to know about Natural Beauty Products

1. Natural products are a good way to maintain healthy, young skin since they aren't supposed to use harsh chemicals. It is always best to read the labels because they do sometimes us ingredients that can irritate the skin . They won't do much for the skin since their molecules are usually too large to pass through the skin's protective barrier, but they shouldn't hurt the skin, either

2. Many people are allergic to natural ingredients because people can be allergic to anything including aloe vera, chamomile, and other harmless-sounding ingredients

3. Natural ingredients can enhance and supplement a good skincare product but they rarely--if ever--can match the results and health benefits of using a well researched and tested clinical skincare product is always best to read the labels because they do sometimes us ingredients that can irritate skin.

So if you have an all-natural skincare product you just love, by all means enjoy it. It probably won't hurt your skin but it probably won't change it much epithet. But a good question to ask yourself is this: when you you look at photos from a year ago, has your natural product made a big difference in your skin?

If you want to really change your skin and make it healthier, you might have to dig a little deeper.

Related:

Why All-Natural Organic Ingredients Are Not Better for Your Skin

Natural Skincare: Does Putting Food on Your Face Really Help?

Do Skincare Home Remedies Work? Why Natural Skincare May Be Deadly


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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

New Facebook Page for Skin, Health & Beauty in Nigeria



Do you live in Nigeria? Do you love to learn more about health, beauty and skincare? There's a new Facebook page for that!

If you live in Nigeria and occasionally visit this blog, there is a new page on Facebook for our friends from Nigeria who love to learn more about skincare, health and beauty.

If this is your first time to visit the blog, don't worry! If you have ties to Nigeria, you are welcome to join us.

Topics that will be covered include the latest in beauty, fashion, health and skincare trends as well as occasional humor posts just for fun. They do say laughter is the best medicine!

So if you live in South Africa or know someone who does, come  join us at Nigeria Skin, Health and Beauty.

The new page joins Skin, Health and Beauty pages created on Facebook for Canada Australia and South Africa.

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Friday, May 26, 2017

MTSU Center Lands $30K March of Dimes Grant for Dental Training Program

MTSU’s Center for Health and Human Services has received $30,000 from the March of Dimes Tennessee Chapter Community Grants Program to provide training to dental providers on best practices for smoking cessation.

Smile SMART is a patient-centered smoking-cessation training program for dentists, hygienists and dental assistants, according to a March of Dimes news release. It is an adaptation of the highly successful and award-winning S.M.A.R.T. Moms – Smart Mothers Are Resisting Tobacco, a program that trains providers who provide services to pregnant women in smoking cessation best practices.

The goal of Smile SMART is to empower dental professionals to use the evidence-based five A’s (Ask, Advise, Assess, Assist, Arrange) to encourage their patients to quit smoking or decrease tobacco use, and to reduce women’s and infants’ exposure to secondhand smoke, ultimately reducing tobacco-related preterm birth, low-birth weight and other adverse birth outcomes.

In the research article titled “Tobacco Cessation Education for Dentists,” results found that “dentists with tobacco cessation training perform more interventions, report increased self-efficacy, preparedness and fewer barriers than those without training.” Dentists with cessation training were “more likely to discuss the personal relevance of quitting, roadblocks and setting quit dates, identify triggers, discuss pharmacotherapy and provide follow-up.”

Smile SMART will partner with the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Periodontology to research changes in provider behavior in Tennessee practitioners who implement the program. The initial S.M.A.R.T. Moms pilot project trained over 400 providers and reached over 13,000 women with one-on-one smoking cessation counseling. Results of the project were published in the Journal of Allied Health and indicated successes that exceeded programs offered in similar settings.

The Smile SMART project will be piloted with Rutherford County dental providers and the Hamilton County Health Department’s dental program, though other providers who express an interest are welcome to participate.

Cynthia Chafin, interim director of MTSU’s Center for Health and Human Services, will serve as project director, and Andrew Owusu, Ph.D., associate professor in the MTSU Department of Health and Human Performance Department, will serve as project evaluator. Maria L. Geisinger, DDS, assistant professor in the University of Alabama-Birmingham’s Department of Periodontology, will serve as a project consultant, as will Dr. Lynne Goebel of the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine.

Chafin says, “The original SMART Moms project trained physicians, nurses, and other clinicians who provide services to pregnant women.  We are pleased to launch Smile SMART which will provide tailored training and resources to dental providers for smoking cessation and avoidance of secondhand smoke.  Dental providers have opportunities to connect with their patients about the impact of smoking on their oral health as well as the impact of exposure to secondhand smoke of those around them, including children.  We are very excited to expand the initial pilot project to include dental providers.”

For more information on MTSU’s Center for Health and Human Services and the Smile SMART provider training program, or to learn how the center can help meet your organization’s research, training, or education needs, contact Chafin at 615-898-5493 or cynthia.chafin@mtsu.edu or visit the Center’s website at http://www.mtsu.edu/chhs/

About the March of Dimes
The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality. The March of Dimes celebrates those babies born healthy, honors those who have passed, and fights for solutions for those born prematurely or with birth defects. To honor and celebrate the babies and children who have touched your life, consider volunteering your time or making a donation to March of Dimes. Visit the March of Dimes website to learn more at www.marchofdimes.org


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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Suicide Is Never Painless | Christian Activities


Thoughts on the sad and wasteful loss of a good friend who took his own life.

I found out a few days ago a friend of mine died and worse, although details are sketchy, it appears he committed suicide. To say this was a colossal shock is quite an understatement.
This man was around 40-in the best years of his life. He was already successful in his field and clearly going places. He was bright, fun, a natural leader, attractive and ALWAYS POSITIVE.
Read more at
Suicide Is Never Painless | Christian Activities


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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Rodan + Fields Active Hydration Serum Coming to a Dry Spot Near You!



Rodan + Fields Dermatologists has done it again! The world-renowned creators of Proactiv have launched a new product that is so proprietary, it even includes a new molecule! It's called Active Hydration Serum and you DON'T want to miss out! If you contact me below, I'll send you the direct link to buy this little skin hydrating miracle!

Elle raves about the extremely high percentage of glycerin in the serum thanks to the new molecule. Why is glycerin a big deal since it's been around for decades? Most beauty products use a paltry 3 - 6% glycerin because glycerin is extremely sticky in higher concentrations and has to be watered down. However, the RF lab geniuses figured out a way to bond it with hyaluronic acid and utilize a whopping 30% glycerin to create an all-day reservoir of moisture on your face, and the rest is, as they say, SKINCARE HISTORY!



Allure magazine says: There’s a reason it works so well — actually, a whole bunch of reasons. The serum is basically a Big Gulp of almost every good moisturizing ingredient there is. “This contains PCAs, which are moisture magnets, as well as all of the ceramides [good fats] you find naturally in your skin,” says cosmetic chemist Ginger King. That’s a big deal because most serums contain only one or two.  
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Hydrated skin is healthier and it looks healthier: firmer, dewier, more radiant, more balanced means younger looking... and younger acting skin.

Be one of the first to try Rodan + Field's new Active Hydration Serum! Connect with me and I'll answer any questions you have, send you the direct link and even tell you how to save money. There's even a 60-day money-back guarantee! What have you go to lose except dry, flaky, older-looking skin?

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame Announces 2017 Inductees


Hall of Fame’s third class represents Tennessee’s greatest health and health care pioneers

With a mission to honor men and women who have made significant and lasting contributions to the health and health care industries, the Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame announced the six health care professionals selected as the Hall of Fame’s 2017 class at a luncheon on Belmont University’s campus today. Created by Belmont University, the McWhorter Society and Founding Partner the Nashville Health Care Council, the Hall of Fame will induct these individuals at a ceremony in October.

President of the Nashville Health Care Council Hayley Hovious said, “This impressive group of inductees represents some of our state’s greatest talent. With individuals from all across Tennessee who have made a significant impact on their communities through their work as leaders, politicians, practitioners, scientists, philanthropists and innovators, the Hall of Fame is honored to induct such a deserving group of health care heroes.”

The nomination process began in January and was open to practitioners, executives, entrepreneurs, mentors, teachers, scientists, researchers, innovators or any person with a connection to the health or health care field. Nominees must have:
  • Been born, lived or have worked in Tennessee
  • Made a significant impact and lasting contribution to health care at the local, state, national or international level
  • Exhibit the highest ethical and professional character
  • Serve as an outstanding role model in their community

Among the more than 30 highly qualified nominees, inductees were chosen by a Selection Committee made up of health and health care leaders from across the state. Selected inductees represent some of Tennessee’s greatest health and health care pioneers, leaders and innovators.

The 2017 inductees include:
  • Dr. Dorothy Lavinia Brown: First African American female surgeon in the south, TN House of Representative and General Assembly Member, Longtime educator and Chief of Surgery at Riverside Hospital and Clinical Professor of Surgery at Meharry, Advocate for women’s health, rights and education
  • Dr. William “Bill” Frist: Former U.S. Senator and Majority Leader, Vanderbilt Transplant Center founder, First heart and lung transplant surgeon at Vanderbilt, Founder of Hope Through Healing Hands and NashvilleHealth, Senior Fellow at the Bipartisan Policy Center
  • Joel Gordon: 47-year health care veteran who introduced physician ownership/joint ventures as a business structure, Founder of GeneralCare and Surgical Care Associates, Co-Founder of HealthWise of America, Owner of Gordon Group Investment Management
  • Dr. Harry Jacobson: Physician, entrepreneur and investor who founded/co-founded eight companies, Past Chair of the Nashville Health Care Council Board of Director, Executive-in-Residence at Belmont University’s Jack C. Massey College of Business, Past Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs at Vanderbilt University and former CEO of Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Dr. Stanford Moore:  Received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1972 for his work with proteins and their composition which led to the first understanding of the complete chemical structure of protein and ultimately informed decades of scientific work surrounding disease and drug discovery; Graduate of the University School of Nashville and Vanderbilt University
  • Dr. Donald Pinkel: First Director and CEO of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; Received the Lasker Award for Medical Research, Kettering Prize for Cancer Research and Pollin Prize for Pediatric Research; Led the development of the first treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia, increasing the cure rate from 4 to 50%. 

In addition to recognizing Tennessee’s most influential health and health care leaders, The Hall of Fame will serve as an on-going educational resource to document the rich history that has contributed to Tennessee’s position as a leader for national health care initiatives.

Belmont’s President Dr. Bob Fisher said, “One of the things I am incredibly grateful for is Belmont’s placement in Tennessee – a state that is widely recognized as a central hub for health care in the United States, with Nashville at the helm. Our community continues to see the efforts of so many as individuals and organizations take significant strides towards shaping and advancing the health and health care industries. Meanwhile, Belmont continues to play an increasingly significant role in undergraduate, graduate and executive health care education. The induction of these six health care legends, and those that will come after them, will help Belmont inspire the next generation of health care greats, while further promoting our state’s booming success as the nation’s premiere health care hub.”

Created in 2015, the Hall of Fame has previously inducted 14 members including Jack Bovender, Dr. Stanley Cohen, Dr. Colleen Conway-Welch, Dr. Thomas Frist, Jr., Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr., Dr. Henry Foster, Dr. Ernest Goodpasture, Dr. Frank Groner, Jack C. Massey, R. Clayton McWhorter, Dr. David Satcher, Dr. Mildred Stahlman, Dr. Paul Stanton and Danny Thomas. 

Ranked No. 6 in the Regional Universities South category and named as a “Most Innovative” university by U.S. News & World Report, Belmont University consists of more than 7,700 students who come from every state and more than 25 countries. Committed to being a leader among teaching universities, Belmont brings together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. The University’s purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs. With more than 90 areas of undergraduate study, 19 master’s programs and five doctoral degrees, there is no limit to the ways Belmont University can expand an individual's horizon. For more information, visit www.belmont.edu.

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