I got an email from my aunt and a call from an oncology nurse friend of mine, all in the same week. They were both asking about claims that they've heard about the Aronia Berry. There are a lot of claims out there, but it's mostly through personal testimonials and health food websites that profit from the sale of Aronia Berry products. It's hard to believe those types of sources, when they are profiting from the berry! Claims are made that the Aronia Berry is the new superfruit … [Read more...]
Do Acai Berries Prevent Cancer?
You've probably seen or heard of acai berries. Either in your lotion, shampoo, sold as a supplement or a juice. It's another one of those "superfoods" according to bottles and salespeople. Acai berries are marketed as preventing a number of ailments and touted claims include lowering cholesterol, fighting cardiovascular disease and preventing allergies. Of course, it is also presented as a powerful cancer fighter. Aren't they all!If you're like me, you just want to know the facts … [Read more...]