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Liposomal Delivery of Nutraceuticals: The Truth about Safety

Liposomal Delivery of Nutraceuticals: The Truth about Safety By Dr. Christopher Shade, PhD A recent review of lipid encapsulation technologies applied to pharmaceutical development focuses on the enduring utility of liposomes as carriers; it states, “Their attraction lies in their composition, which makes them biocompatible and biodegradable.”[1] The authors go on to state that, “Liposomes …

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Liposomes as Advanced Delivery Systems for Nutraceuticals

Abstract Liposomes are delivery vehicles for transporting substances into the body effectively via facilitating absorption directly in the mouth or by preventing breakdown by stomach acid. Since the 1970s, liposomes have been investigated as potential drug delivery systems because of their biocompatibility and ability to incorporate both hydrophilic and hydrophobic therapeutic agents. Despite early promise, …

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A New Way to Detox: Push Out the Bad, Make Room for the Good

Detoxification is a natural process inherent to the human body, but over time, our body’s natural detoxification process becomes less effective as we collect a variety of toxins, allergies and infections. On a continuous basis, the body must work to eliminate toxic substances that are taken in. If intake exceeds removal, the toxins accumulate within …

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Benefits of CBD

Benefits of CBD

In 2017, retail sales of hemp-derived CBD products reached an astounding $350 million; by 2020, CBD is projected to be a billion-dollar market.[1],[2] What exactly is CBD, and why has it taken the wellness world by storm? Read on to learn about the evidence-based health benefits of CBD and why liposomal formulations are the optimal delivery …

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