Fibroids – Comforting Herbs and Supplements You May Want To Talk To Your Dr. About

 

 

Curcumin

EGCG – Green tea

Genistein

Serrapeptase

Nattokinase

MSM

A Description of What May Be Naturally Comforting Herbs And Supplements

CURCUMIN A recent study, showed the inhibitory effect of curcumin on leiomyoma cells proliferation. These experimental findings in vitro show that the inhibitory effect of curcumin on eiomyoma cell proliferation occurs through the activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma. Curcumin may be useful as an alternative therapy for uterine leiomyoma. Inhibitory effect of curcumin on uterine leiomyoma cell proliferation. Center for Asian Traditional Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2010.

EGCG – Found in green tea effectively inhibits proliferation and induces apoptosis in rat uterine leiomyoma cells in vitro and in vivo. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2010. Green tea extract inhibits proliferation of uterine leiomyoma cells in vitro and in nude mice. Center for Women’s Health Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN, USA.

GENISTEIN – Experimental findings in vitro, show that the repressive effect of genistein on E(2)-induced leiomyoma cell proliferation is through the activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma. Genistein may be useful as an alternative therapy for leiomyoma. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2009 Jun;25(6):403-9.Repressive effect of the phytoestrogen genistein on estradiol-induced uterine leiomyoma cell proliferation.Miyake A, Takeda T, Isobe A, Wakabayashi A, Nishimoto F, Morishige K, Sakata M, Kimura T.Center for Asian Traditional Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Aoba, Sendai, Japan.

SERRAPEPTASE One of the newest ways to deal with fibroids and tissue build-up may be Serrapeptase. Serrapeptase with when combined with MSM and Nattokinase has been shown to reduce fibroids and relieve cramps during menstrual cycles.  Its reported that grapefruit-sized fibroids been reduced  to approximate size of golf ball at 3-4 months.

Nattokinase – This proteolytic enzyme which comes from soy is used in Japan to dissolve fibroids. Experts speculate that it may be helpful in dissolving uterine fibroids.

 

MSM – Methyl sulfonyl menthane must be in its purest form to work. No anti-caking ingredients or additives can be present because they block the bioavailability of sulfur to the cells.  Be sure to buy the purest organic sulfur possible.

Other herbs and suppliments which have been taken to help with fibroids are:

Wild Yam- Hormone Balancer, Chaste Berry – slows growth , Cats Claw – reduces inflammation, Black Cohosh – Blances estrogen, Essiac Tea – detoxifier & slows growth,

Always contact your health care provider before taking any supplement, herb or following any suggested protocol or program. This article and all the information within is strictly for entertainment purposes.

Wish everyone the best holiday season ever!

Robert “Bobby” Morgan

Director Creative Health Institute

Union City, Michigan

Always contact your health care provider before taking any supplement, herb or following any suggested protocol or program. This article and all the information within is strictly for entertainment purposes.

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Herbs That Affect Our Blood Pressure

Many of our guests, upon leaving Creative Health Institute, enhance their own healing journey by utilizing herbs for a period of time. This practice does not diminish the effect of the detox and rebuild programs that have helped our guests for more than 30 years. In many instances it helps  our guests strengthen their immune systems as they combine herbal  based therapy and apply what they have learned during their stay at the institute.   Some of our former guest choose to include herbal formulas, essential oils and aromatherapy to augment their health program. Taking herbs, and using essential oils and aromatherapy for medicinal purposes should only be done under the supervision of a Master Herbalist and/or a health specialist.

Some herbs which may lower blood pressure include:

Aconite/monkshood, arnica, baneberry, betel nut, bilberry, black cohosh, bryony, calendula, California poppy, coleus, curcumin, eucalyptol, eucalyptus oil, evening primrose oil, flaxseed, garlic, ginger, ginkgo, goldenseal, green hellebore, hawthorn, Indian tobacco, jaborandi, mistletoe, night blooming cereus, oleander, pasque flower, periwinkle, pleurisy root, shepherd’s purse, Texas milkweed, turmeric, and wild cherry.

Some herbs that may increase blood pressure include:

Arnica, bayberry, betel nut, blue cohosh, broom, cayenne, cola, coltsfoot, ephedra/Ma huang, ginger, licorice, Polypodium vulgare , and yerba mate.

Arnica is in both lists.This is because a particular herb whicht can lower blood pressure in its primary action, and may result in the with raising high blood pressure as a secondary reaction.

That is why you will observe sometimes contradictory rubrics for the same symptom. You can find Lyco worse with heat, and also better with heat, in most of the repertories.