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Reduce Plaque Buildup with Garlic?

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Logos 005A new study published in the Journal of Nutrition concluded that Aged Garlic Extract can lower plaque buildup in arteries and prevent heart disease. In the restudy researchers studied the effects of taking daily Aged Garlic Extract in people with metabolic syndrome.  This study, the fourth in which the team evaluated Aged Garlic Extract, fifty five patients diagnosed with metabolic syndrome were enrolled. All were between the ages of 40 and 75 and all were on the brink of developing heart disease.  Researchers measured the total coronary plaque volume and calcium deposit of each subject. They also measured the levels of low-attenuation plaque and non-calcified plaque using the non-invasive imaging tool Cardiac Computed Tomography Angiography (CCTA) for each subject.

After dividing the subjects randomly into two groups one was given a 2,400 milligram dose of the Aged Garlic Extract  while the other group was given a placebo. Subjects took the supplement daily for one year.

During follow up screen after one year the subjects who took the Aged Garlic Extract successfully reduced their accumulated total plaque by 80 percent and also lowered the soft plaque.  It is noteworthy that the subjects who took the Aged Garlic Extract had less plaque during the follow up screening. Researchers reemphasized “We have completed four randomnized studies and they have led us to conclude that Aged Garlic Extract can help slow the progression of atherosclerosis and reverse the early stages of heart disease.”

Interviews with Dr Veronique Desaulniers (breast cancer) and Dr Carl O Helvie (lung cancer) now Available.

Sunday, January 4th, 2015

DrVpictureDr Veronique has been in practice since 1979 and has written Heal Breast Cancer Naturally a best selling book on Amazon based upon her experience with breast cancer.  She discusses her 7 essential step coaching program to heal any chronic disease. More information is available earlier on this site or at:



Dr Carl O Helvie has been a nurse practitioner, author, researcher and educator for 60 years, has published 8 books and 4 additional book chapters including one best seller book You Can Beat Lung Cancer:Using Alternative/Integrative Interventions, hosts the Holistic Health Show on BBS Radio and is Founder and President of the Carl O Helvie Holistic Cancer Foundation. He has been listed in most nation references,  was awarded the Distinguished Career Award from the American Public Health Assn and is listed in Wikipedia. More information at: Http:// or

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