A Compound in Virgin Olive Oil Shows Promise for Wound Healing

A study published by researchers at the University of Jaén in Spain, September 30, 2018 in Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, shows that an anti-inflammatory compound found in virgin olive oil called squalene can play a significant role in wound healing, especially in the last stages of wound closure healing and the formation of scar…

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Brown Algae Gives Hope for Saving Limbs from Amputation

A new study published March 20, 2019 in npi Regenerative Medicine, a Nature Research Journal gives hope to people who suffer from reduced blood flow in their limbs, which can lead to amputations. Researchers led by Professor Bijan Modarai from St. Thomas’ Hospital and King’s College, London UK, made small capsules containing sodium alginate from…

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