Chinese civilization is – we know – of very ancient origin and can lay claim to an ancient therapeutic tradition. Paternity of Chinese medicine is attributed to the Emperor Cen-Nong, who lived in the 27th century BC and taught the Chinese how to use herbs, compiling the first Pen-t ’-sao (“origin of herbs”) , namely the first treatise on medicine in the world.
From waste to a nutraceutical quality: a green and sustainable approach for the recovery of Vitamin D
Gianni Sagratini, Laura Alessandroni, Giovanni Caprioli, Manuella Kouamo, Diletta Piatti, Agnese Santanatoglia, Yue Sun, Sauro Vittori
Pardini Andrea, Rosaria Fabrizio, Pardini Son Nowadays herbal medicinal products and supplements are used by not less than 80% of people worldwide for some part of primary healthcare and thepresent link between plants and sport can be found in the concept of “functional foods”. Many of these are available on the market and their effectschange […]
Tomoyuki Koyama Nori, one of the favorite food of the Japanese, is a dry foodstuff processed from the edible red algae Pyropia yezoensis with less than 3% moisture content and which has protein and dietary fiber as its major components. In addition, this seaweed contains high levels of iron, zinc, and manganese as well as […]
Tomoyuki Koyama It is well known that overweight and obesity are most often caused by excessive caloric intake, unbalanced diet, social stress, and lack of exercise. In order to maintain an optimum body condition, it is important to select the appropriate quality and quantity of food consumed in one’s daily meals. A good and smart […]
Paola Rossi Hericium erinaceus is an edible and medicinal mushroom well known in China, where it’s called Houtou, and in Japan, where it’s called Yamabushitake because it resembles the ornamental cloth worn by Buddhist monks practicing asceticism. This article illustrates the activities of this mushroom on central nervous system and memory. Natural 1 Scarica PDF
Natural 1 interviewed Professor Bilia, president of various international scientific associations that deal with research inthe field of phytochemistry and phytonutrients to talk about the present and the opportunities that open up for the future. Scarica PDF