Forskolin also referred to as coleus forskohlii or C. Barbatus is a naturally-occurring chemical compound from the mint family and is commonly found in eastern hemisphere locations such as Brazil, Burma and India as well as Thailand and parts of Africa. Pure Forskolin caught attention in the west by touting benefits with being a potential […]
About Brendan Wade
As one of the leading spearheads in the push for a better education in health, Brendan has been a pillar in establishing Diamond Herbs as a leading authority and resource for nutritional information. He's worked with dozens of online health magazines & blogs and is one of the main contributors at Diamond Herbs.
With an emphasis in natural herbs and foods, and even psychology - it's safe to say he loves writing just about anything that helps people live a healthier and more meaningful life.
Entries by Brendan Wade
Garcinia cambogia also known as Malabar tamarind, Brindleberry, and Kudam Puli is a tropical fruit that has gained popularity for its weight loss benefits. Garcinia cambogia is a citrus fruit, which grows and is extracted from Southeast Asia, Central Africa, West Africa, and Indonesia. The fruit taste amazing and has long been used in the […]
The New York Times called argan oil “liquid gold,” with proven benefits and an amazing smell its no wonder why it’s a massive hit throughout the world. It’s created from the kernels of the nuts of the argan tree. The tree called “the tree of life” by Moroccans is uniquely exclusive to the region. […]
What is an emu oil? Emu oil has many uses and benefits that range from topical application to internal usage of the oil. Emu oil was first used by the aborigines of Australia and has been used for over thousands of years. How do you extract oil from an emu? Emu oil comes from the […]
What is medium chain triglycerides? Medium-chain triglycerides (also known as MCT oil) have numerous health benefits ranging from improved cognitive function to weight loss. What is MCT oil? Before we break down the health benefits MCT oil has for you, its best to first understand what makes it great. For this I went on a long […]
Hydrogen peroxide scientifically also known as H202 is a common and widely used disinfectant, that has surprisingly a variety of good uses and benefits. The discovery of hydrogen peroxide was first described in the 18th century by the French chemist Louis Jacques Thénard. Thénard made this happen by producing and treating barium peroxide with nitric acid, […]
What is Ulcerative Colitis? Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes long-lasting inflammation and ulcers in your digestive tract. Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic idiopathic inflammatory disorder of the GI tract characterized by mucosal inflammation of the rectum that extends proximally through the colon, in a continuous fashion, but to a […]
Healthy snacks are not only beneficial to curb hunger pains in between meals, it’s also a great way to get needed nutrients as well as watching your weight. Now I know that sounds hard for some but healthy snacks doesn’t have to be something we dread. Not surprising according to research Americans like to snack […]
The urinary tract is a framework in the body for uprooting waste and abundance of water. It comprises of the bladder, the kidneys, the ureters and the urethra. The kidneys channel the blood and uproot waste and surplus water to shape pee, which then goes down the ureters and is put away in the bladder […]
A recent study conducted by Harvard University about the 10 leading causes of death in the United States found Omega 3 fatty acids deficiency to be one of the top causes. It’s studies like these that led to the massive trend in Omega fatty acids, specifically fish oil. The health benefits of fish oils are […]