salicylic acid

  1. ScurveDream

    For Those Who Cannot "stomach" Aspirin Or Etc

    I have seen posts here of people saying aspirin does their stomach bad and thus they can't take it, even though in some cases/contexts it could be beneficial I suppose for almost anyone. If you can not "stomach" straight aspirin then here are several other methods to use it for those willing to...
  2. haidut

    Sunlight And Aspirin Can Treat Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

    The link between sunlight exposure and incidence of MS is well-known and strongly pointed to a metabolic origin of the disease as early as the 1960s. It led to a few underpowered trials with low dose vitamin D, which did not find much benefit. However, a recent trial with a higher dose (10,000...
  3. haidut

    Neanderthals Used Salicylic Acid And Antibiotics More Than 50,000 Years Ago

    So, these folks were not quite the "dumb cavemen" popular culture and TV "scientific" shows describe them as. I wonder if they discovered the beneficial effects of these substances themselves or acquired them from other ancient civilizations purported to have existed 80,000 - 100,000 years ago...
  4. P

    Expired(vinegar Smelling)aspirin Probably As Good Or Even Better Than Fresh Aspirin?

    does aspirin itself before getting broken down to these to substances has any therapeutic effect which is not attainable with salicylic acid? Salicylic acid - Wikipedia to me its like when you dissolve aspirin in water(the way ray recommends) it just same as expired aspirin. or there is a...
  5. A

    Ancient Anti-Inflammatory Drug Has Cancer-Fighting Properties

    "“Salicylic acid is one of the oldest drugs on the planet, dating back to the Egyptians and the Greeks, but we’re still discovering new things about it,” said senior author Eric Verdin, MD, associate director of the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology. “Uncovering this pathway of...
  6. F

    What Fruits Are High In Salicyclic Acid?

    any legit info?