Did you know that 50% of drugs in use today are directly derived from natural products? 1 At Adio, we believe that food is medicine and that Mother Nature has a tremendous armoury of remedies that can help to treat anything, from minor to major afflictions. Natural medicine is about far more than just homeopathy
It’s an easy and common misconception to believe that if we get ill, it’s because of something hereditary that is hardwired into our DNA, because our parents and grandparents had the same illness. Yet in fact, only 5-10% of all cancers are down to our genetics.1 It’s a similar story for many other serious illnesses.
Well… almost. As we, and the rest of the world slowly begin to re-emerge from the only global pandemic in living history, as restrictions start to get lifted, we are faced with whole new challenges and need to find ways to stay and remain safe to protect both us, our loved ones and our communities.
An analysis of the evidence for 2,500 commonly used medications and medical treatments published in the 2010 BMJ Clinical Evidence Journal showed that only 12% are definitely beneficial and at least 16% cause harm. It’s a pretty crazy statistic, but one that proves that doctors don’t always have the right answers. Of course, medical science