Tag: Puerto Rico

Vitamin E Supplements May Raise Prostate Cancer Risk

Vitamin E Supplements May Raise Prostate Cancer Risk

A new study, funded by the National Cancer Institute has identified that men who take 400 international units (IU) of vitamin E daily have an increased risk of developing prostrate cancer. This is bad news because for the last decade it has been believed that vitamin E supplements could reduce the risk of prostrate cancer. [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Moringa Oleifera and its health benefits

Moringa Oleifera and its health benefits

Mainly thanks to the incredible amounts of nutrients that it contains, moringa oleifera is becoming more and more popular for both its nutritional and medicinal benefits. Overview In the last few years moringa oleifera has started to become more and more well known and growth of the plant is being encouraged, not only for its [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Novello, Antonia

Novello, Antonia

Born in 1944 in a small town in Puerto Rico, Antonia Novello experienced the hardships of pain and disease early in life. Like many who go on to do great works, rather than breaking her, the challenges she faced shaped her character. Her father died when she was 8 and her childhood was overshadowed by [...]

September 17, 2011 More