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Weekly Health Quiz: Censorship and Back Pain

1 Which of the following medicinal plants is under investigation in human trials as a potential COVID-19 treatment? Ginkgo biloba Turmeric Echinacea Sweet Wormwood An antimalarial treatment made from the plant Artemisia annua (Sweet Wormwood) shows promise as a COVID-19 treatment and is now being investigated in human trials. Learn more. 2 According to U.K.… Read More »

Massive changes to combat mutant strain

Australia will mandate the pre-flight testing of international travellers and flight crew, require masks on all domestic and international flights, but leave the borders open, as part of the fights against a new mutant strain of COVID-19. News.com.au has confirmed that the National Cabinet has mandated tough new measures amid fears the highly infectious new… Read More »

Wide-Ranging Health Benefits of Cranberries

Throughout the holiday season, from Thanksgiving through Christmas, cranberries are a popular dietary item. However, based on their health benefits that range from antibacterial to prebiotic, they may be a fruit you’ll want to include in your menu planning year-round. Cranberries are a superfruit based on their high antioxidant and nutrient content. The plants are… Read More »