Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Jogjakarta, Indonesia has thousand researchers that have been found various innovative research and finding in health and medicine, defense and security technologies, food security, renewable energy sources, information technology and transportation management technology. One finding in health field is the usage of sambiloto (andrographis paniculata) as herbal medicine for diabetes. According […]
Cholesterol is one of important parts of body membrane cells. This substance is also a precursor to synthesize bile acid. Bile acid is very important in fat emulsifying and absorption in intestine. Cholesterol also has a function as one basic ingredient to build brain, neurons, liver, kidney tissues and adrenaline glands. Cholesterol deficiency can cause […]
Diabetes is a disease that is characterized by an increase in blood sugar level. This increase is caused by lack of insulin production or lack of tissue sensitivity toward insulin. The result is glucose in foods cannot be absorbed and used by body. This situation makes blood sugar level will continue to increase and can […]
Jamu is starting to be Popular Various medicinal plants apparently also have ability to cure various conditions that are considered diseases by modern society. No wonder if Health Ministry of Indonesia also keep developing researches about jamu. According to herbal practitioner and a doctor in Balai Besar Penelitian dan Pengembangan Tanaman Obat dan Obat Tradisional […]
Depression is a mental disorder that attacks body and mind. There are other terms for this disorder such as major depression, major depressive and clinical depression. It affects what you think, feel and also how you behave. Depression can cause various emotional and physical problems. You may have problems to do daily activities when you […]
Consuming wheat regularly helps prevent stroke, type 2 diabetes and several cancers. “Cereals provide plenty of carbohydrate powder also various vitamins including vitamin B and vitamin E, mineral and phytochemical. Some of them have a strong anti-oxidant nature,” nutrition expert, Dr. Sarah Schenker said.
Many people think that people with diabetes must eat special foods and always follow eat pattern or a complex programmed diet. This assumption is not always correct because the main purpose of diabetic diet is to maintain blood glucose on normal limit. And because of that, it’s very important for people especially who suffer diabetes […]
Bitter melon or paria (momordica charantia) on Ayurweda medicine (India medicine) and traditional Chinese medicine have been used for a long time to cure diabetes. As well as on Brazilian traditional and Mexican traditional medicines. On the traditional medicines, its fruit or leaves usually be pounded and squeezed. The juice later can be drunken directly […]