Blog by Benjamin Drewe, Medical Herbalist

  • Tongkat Ali Frequently Asked Questions

    Tongkat Ali FAQs are here answered by Australian Medical Herbalist Benjamin Drewe, the world pioneer in researching and developing and standardizing Tongkat Ali into modern herbal products since 1995. What's your opinion about 100:1 and 200:1 Tongkat Ali extracts? Tongkat Ali extract must be test... View Post
  • The low fat diet was a failed global experiment

    In the 1960’s a scientist named Ancel Keys published a highly flawed study (and since fully discredited) whereby he cherry picked global dietary habits and disease statistics to prove his hypothesis that saturated fats, not excessive sugars, cause heart disease. Despite scientists being highly di... View Post
  • Let Coffee be thy Medicine

    “Let coffee be thy medicine and medicine be thy coffee!” This is my adaptation of the famous quote from the Greek Physician Hippocrates. Of course he was mentioning diet as the pillar of health and indeed today, 2,500 years later, we are still having to be frequently reminded that our daily diet ... View Post