Antimicrobial effect of bitter kola – Researched Laboratory findings but not globally confirmed -Key Points, Key words, Key phrases on the Go!

  1. Extracts demonstrated antifungal activity against aspergillus niger.
  2. Minimum inhibitory concentration showed antimicrobial activity against staphylococcus aureus
  3. It has presence of phytochemical compounds which consists of  cardiac glycosides, steroids,flavonoids, tannins, reducing sugars, and saponins,   .
  4. Research has demonstrated that some extracts of Garcinia kola seed posses strong antibacterial and antifungal properties in comparison with standard antibiotics amoxicillin; ciproxin; tetracycline and streptomycin used in vito commonly used world wide.
  5. Invito showed that it is a chemotherapeutic agent in the treatment of fungal and bacterial infections.
  6. Contains sources of substantial ascorbic acid (vitamin C.) 
  7. Chemical constituents have anti-hepatoxic effects;
  8. Biflavonoids in bitter kola exhibit powerful potent anti-oxidant 
  9. Bitter Kola improves liver function. 
  10. Possible replacement for hops in the brewing of lager beer  both hop extracts and Garcinia have similar effects on spoilage microorganism.
  11. African healers believe that Garcina Kola has many healing properties including antimicrobial, antiparastic, antiviral and purgative qualities.
  12. Known in societies to help with cough, tooth aches (rubbing the bitter on top and around the pain in the tooth), cleaning of the blood, kills sore throats quickly like overnight, dilates blood vessels, reduces stress levels, helps with skin viral conditions (crushed up with base cream) might be stronger than acyclovir, liver disorders and cleaning the teeth through the use of chewing stick.
  13. Bitter Kola has been used for centuries in africa – why isnt it not used internationally and part of the pharmaceutical world? It could be more powerful that Acyclovir commonly used in Europe!.Bitter Kola ingredients can help people world wide and much better than the drugs commonly used; may be the need for money by pharmaceuticals could be the underlying reason.
  14. It has shown to be helpful with the Ebola Virus and it might be helpful with the HIV virus.

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garcinia_kola

Things to take to decrease stress when travelling – Key words, Key phrases on the Go

  • Kalms Tablets,
  • Olbas Oil,
  • Bitter Kola,
  • Menthol Rub,
  • Paracetamol,
  • Lavender and Camomile Rub,
  • Aromatherapy,
  • Homeopathy,
  • Herbal Sprays and Ointments,
  • Music,
  • Motivational audio,
  • Instrumental Music,
  • Comedy Videos,
  • Counselling tapes,
  • Crosswords etc,

Cancer Fighting Foods – Key words, Key points, key phrases on the Go!

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  • oily fish,
  • vitamin A,
  • omega-3, 
  • carrots,
  • bitter kola,
  • apricots,
  • peppers, 
  • pumpkins, 
  • red peppers,
  • apple cider vinegar,
  • bitter Gourd,
  • bitter Melon,
  • cerrassi,
  • yellow peppers,
  • vitamin C, 
  • broccoli, 
  • papaya, 
  • orange, 
  • berries, 
  • cherries,
  • sunflower seeds,
  • zinc, 
  • vitamin E,
  • sunflower seeds, 
  • pumpkin seeds,
  • green vegetables,
  • soya, 
  • almonds,
  • brazil Nuts,
  • selenium,
  • wholemeal bread,
  • eggs,
  • large chicken breast, 
  • tuna,
  • onions,
  • broccoli, 
  • selenium, 
  • mushrooms, 
  • tomatoes,
  • lycopene, 
  • strawberries,
  • peaches, 
  • egg yolk,
  • leafy vegetables,
  • avocado,
  • beans,
  • carrots,
  • folic acid,
  • folate,
  • biotin,
  • niacin,
  • vitamin B6, 
  • B vitamins, 
  • Broccoli,
  • cabbage,
  • kale,
  • brussel sprouts,
  • cruciferous vegetables,
  • sulphorophane in broccoli,
  • selenium,
  • tryptophan, 
  • sulpher, 
  • beetroot,
  • cherries,
  • aubergines,
  • red grapes,
  • purple coloured fruits,
  • purple vegeatables,
  • anthocyanins,
  • pulses,
  • lentils,
  • chickpeas,
  • beans, 
  • even soya etc,
  • isoflavones, 
  • phytoestrogens,
  • green tea,
  • water,

 

Bad Breath, Halitosis – key points, key words, key phrases on the Go!

 

  • toothbrush,
  • floss,
  • bitter kola,
  • cerrassi,
  • bitter gourd,
  • removing stuck-on tartar,
  • removing hardened plaque,
  • cavities,
  • gum disease, 
  • something in the lungs,
  • something in the gastrointestinal tract,
  • sinus infections,
  • diabetes, 
  • curry, herbs, spices,
  • not enough water in diet,
  • homeopathy,
  • gum disease,
  • decay removal,
  • teeth infection,
  • trapped food,
  • peppermint,
  • dry mouth syndrome,
  • devoid fruits and vegs,
  • tobacco and cigarettes,
  • social relationship,
  • onions and garlic,
 
 

Remedies for Herpes – key words, key points, key phrases on the Go!

 

 

  • tea tree oil,
  • cerrassi,
  • bitter gourd,
  • bitter kola,
  • olive leaf extract,
  • apple cider vinegar,
  • anti-viral foods,
  • honey,
  • black tea leaf,
  • tannins,
  • baking soda,
  • aloe vera,
  • lack of stress,
  • increasing immunity foods,
  • bitter melon,
  • momordica charantia,
  • avoiding sweets, sugar etc,
  • lemon(lime),
  • onions,
  • garlic,
  • pumpkin,
  • garlic,
  • red beet, 
  • carrots,

 

 

 

 

 

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