Coconut oil is said to be healthiest oil on the earth because it is used not only diabetes but it is also used to reduce weight, risk of atherosclerosis, risk of cancer, prevents bacterial, viral and fungal infections, improves digestion and nutrient absorption etc. Diabetes is all about sugar, the sugar in our bodies known as blood sugar or blood glucose. There is one fat that diabetics can consu...
ORAL SUPPLEMENTATION WITH RUTIN, A FLAVONOL GLYCOSIDE, INHIBITS ETHANOL INDUCED HEPATIC LIPID ACCUMULATION IN EXPERIMENTAL RATS
Our aim was to determine the effect of rutin, a flavonol glycoside on ethanol induced hepatic lipid accumulation in experimental rats. Male albino Wistar rats were randomized into four groups. Groups 1 and 2 received isocaloric glucose. Hepatic injury was induced in groups 3 and 4 by administering 20% ethanol via intragastric intubation for 60days. In addition, groups 2 and 4 were given rutin (100...
After more than a century, tuberculosis (TB) is still a formidable public health challenge as it contributes considerably to illness and death worldwide, irrespective of continuous advancement in technology and in depth understanding of molecular biology concepts. Mycobacterium tuberculosis persist for longer period in human and animal host in latent state without causing active disease and may re...
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines traditional medicine as “the health practices, approaches, knowledge and beliefs incorporating plants, animals and mineral-based medicines, spiritual therapies, manual techniques and exercises, applied singularly or in combination to treat, diagnose and prevent illness or maintain wellbeing. Various compounds have been isolated from Bridelia micrantha ...
Herbal Medicines (HM) and their preparations have been widely used for hundreds of years all over the world. However, they have not been officially recognized due to lack of adequate or accepted research methodology for their evaluation. Traditional systems of Indian Herbal medicine include Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani and Siddha. Among them Ayurveda, Siddha and Unani systems (ASU) use plant...